How To Ship Your BMW 1800.
The BMW 1800 is one of BMW’s New Class vehicles. It was introduced in 1963, and came as a 4-door sedan, with an 84mm bore, 80mm stroke M10 engine (1.8L displacement). The engine produced 67 kW (90 hp) of power at 5250 rpm and 130 Nm of torque at 3000 rpm.
The 1800 had several models including the 1800 TI and 1800 TI/SA. The 1800 used a 4-speed manual transmission, 5-speed manual for the 1800 TI/SA and also an optional 3-speed automatic transmission introduced in 1966.
If you are considering purchasing and shipping a BMW 1800, here are some things you need to look into.
Is the company reliable?
There are many auto shipping companies. You should go for one that is reliable. This reliability comes with many years of experience and a track record of successful delivery. The company should possess adequate knowledge of the business, and guarantee on time delivery of your car.
Is the company credible?
It is important for the auto shipping company to be insured, licensed and certified. This shows they are credible.
Do they have adequate human resources?
A good auto shipping company should have the right professionals required to handle the movement of your vehicle. And a company that operates internationally should have a strong network of shipping agents and customs brokers in different parts of the world.
Can they handle documentations properly?
In the shipping industry, a little mistake in documentation can cost a lot, from delay in arrival to even loss of the item.
Will your vehicle be insured?
Insuring your vehicle gives you more assurance of having it delivered safely to you.
Do they have good customer service?
Clients will always have questions and inquiries to make. It is important that they get prompt responses. A reliable shipping auto shipping company should always respond to your information need, both before and during the shipping process.
What is the nature of their shipping services?
Does the shipping company offer door to door delivery of vehicles? Do they handle both domestic and international delivery? This shows whether they can deliver from state to state, on the national boundary, or even across the country, from coast to coast.
Typically, there is the option of open or enclosed carriers for vehicles. Open carriers are usually more expensive, while enclosed carriers offer more protection. Find out if and how any of these apply for shipping your car.
How much does it cost?
Affordability is key. Go for a company whose rates are not high. Though prices depend on several factors, it is still necessary to find one that is relatively cheap and affordable. You can get an instant online quote for your shipment. This can help give you an idea about the cost of the shipment.
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We are a very reliable auto shipping company that can handle the delivery of your BMW 1800. We understand the business and your major concerns, and we are able to handle every part of the process adequately to guarantee both safe and on-time delivery.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.