Folsom Motorcycle Shipping
There are various circumstances in which it becomes necessary to ship your bike using the services of a reliable motorcycle shipping company.
- When the motorcycle is inoperable.
- When the bike owner is moving to a different location but he/she is not using the bike as the primary means of transport.
- When the motorcycle has been salvaged.
- When the conditions on the road or the weather makes it impossible or unsafe to use a motorbike.
- When a bike has been purchased and transportation to the buyer is required.
- When a bike owner would like to participate in a biking event or adventure in a distant state or country.
Different methods we can use to ship your motorcycle
We provide different motorcycle shipping methods which include:
- Rail transport.
- Air transport.
- Road transport.
Depending on your budget and preference, you can have your bike delivered using the following options: door-to-door delivery or terminal-to-terminal delivery. For all the methods of transportation, we can use the following options: enclosed shipping, open air shipping or crated shipping.
How to prepare your motorcycle for shipping
Before you hand over your bike to the mover, you will be required to prepare it. To prepare your motorcycle for shipping, you will need to do the following:
- Wash your bike thoroughly so as to remove the dirt and debris.
- Have some professionals perform a maintenance check on your bike.
- Inspect the condition of your bike and take note of any marks. It is also advisable to take photos of it.
- Check the tire pressure.
- Check the engine.
- Disable the alarm system if your bike has one.
- Disconnect the battery and drain the fluids in case you will be using the crated shipping option.
The preparation of your motorcycle is important since it ensures that the safety of your motorcycle will be catered for, as well as the safety of the team that will be handling your shipment request. You should also be familiar with the rules and regulations that govern shipping in Folsom.
What to look for in a motorcycle shipping company
The motorcycle shipping company that you will hire should possess the following traits:
- Suitable experience and knowledge in the provision of motorcycle shipping services within or from Folsom. The drivers should be familiar with the shortest and least congested routes so that they may deliver within the shortest time possible and also save on the fuel costs.
- The ability to handle motorcycles with care, ensuring that they will be protected from any damage or harm.
- The availability of an insurance cover that guarantees compensation in case any damage occurs to motorcycles while they are in transit.
- The ability to offer highly effective services.
- The availability of different shipping options to meet your needs.
- The shipping company should have the relevant licenses and certifications.
Why you should use A-1 Auto transport for your motorcycle shipping needs
When you hire A-1 Auto transport for your motorcycle shipping needs, the following are some of the benefits that you will get:
- Effectiveness: We offer highly effective services because we have a qualified team and state-of-the-art equipment.
- Reliability: We can be counted on to deliver motorcycles as and when required and more importantly, we ensure that they arrive in perfect condition.
- Insurance coverage: We are a fully insured company. We provide you with peace of mind with the assurance that your bike will be covered against any damages that may occur to it while it is in our possession.
- Affordability: We offer the best shipping rates and make sure that you will get value for your money. We have different motorcycle shipping services that are availed at the best prices.
- Communication: We have support agents who are just a call away 24/7 and you can get in touch with them at any time you need to check in with us. Also, we provide real-time tracking information on the progress of your shipment.
- Credibility: We run a valid business and possess the relevant certificates and licenses.
Our Folsom motorcycle shipping services
The Folsom motorcycle shipping services that we provide include:
- Crated shipping.
- Open air shipping.
- Enclosed shipping.
- Temporary storage services.
- Motorcycle insurance coverage.
Ship with Us
If you are looking for the best transport solutions, look no further! Ship with us and enjoy a hassle-free experience. Call us on 1-800-452-2880 and let’s get the ball rolling.
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.