Lying in the rich basin area of the Grand Mesa in the state of Colorado, is the small town of Hotchkiss. The region is an orchard country with a magnificent view of Mt. Lamborn. Hotchkiss is known for its citrus fruits plantations that are the major source of juicy apples and peaches in the state. Additionally, it is a frequent tourist destination for folks around Colorado. Guests get to enjoy private tours of vineyards and wineries as well as the tasting rooms. The Hotchkiss Crawford Museum takes you on a trip down in history while the fine lodging establishments spread across the town provide the kind of hospitality you would long for on a quiet get-away vacation. You could be buying a new car or moving to Hotchkiss temporarily for work. A-1 Auto Transport provides professional carrier services for shipping cars to or from Hotchkiss, at competitive prices.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Hotchkiss to Denver||$235||235 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Hotchkiss to Albuquerque||$362||362 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Hotchkiss to Phoenix||$438||584 miles||2 - 4 days|
|San Antonio to Hotchkiss||$613||1022 miles||4 - 6 days|
|San Francisco to Hotchkiss||$643||1072 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Hotchkiss to Chicago||$741||1235 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Hotchkiss to Miami Beach||$1149||2299 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Philadelphia to Hotchkiss||$1176||1960 miles||5 - 7 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Areas we cover within Hotchkiss
A-1 Auto Transport offers the most comprehensive scope of service in Hotchkiss. We are familiar with every nook and cranny of the town, which facilitates timely deliveries across every location when shipping cars to or from Hotchkiss. Among the regions we serve are Bridge Street, Main Street, Juniper Street, Aspen Lane, Willow Drive, Fair Grounds, Hotchkiss Avenue, Coal Road, Ash Lane, Cedar Drive, Lorah Lane as well as the environs around Highway 133 and Highway 92. We also serve clients from the neighboring towns, which include Crawford, Somerset, Almont, Pitkin, Crested Butte, Paonia, Gunnison and Lake City.
Auto transport services we provide
- Long distance shipping: There is more to long distance car shipping than just transporting the car. Some states require carriers to have a license in order to operate in their area of jurisdiction. Additionally, the driver has to cross different terrain, deal with different weather conditions and of course, endure long hours on the road. A-1 Auto Transport has taken the relevant measures for us to provide both interstate and coast to coast car shipping services. We also employ efficient route mapping; a strategy that helps us in identifying the shortest and most convenient routes to use when shipping cars between Hotchkiss and any other location in mainland US. For instance, we use U.S. Route 50 when shipping cars between Hotchkiss and the states of California, Nevada, Utah, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, D.C. and Maryland.
- RV and Motorhome shipping: Hotchkiss is the home to the Grand Mesa National Forest, which offers ample grounds for RV camping. If you are travelling from out of state, it is advisable that you opt for professional RV shipping services, rather than drive your RV over a long distance. Reason being, RVs are guzzlers. We can transport your RV to any location you would like in Hotchkiss. We are experienced in shipping different types of RVs and motorhomes including pop-up campers, toy haulers, teardrop trailers, travel trailers, folding camper vans, motor coaches, hybrid coaches, fifth wheels as well as class A, B and C motorhomes.
- Heavy equipment shipping: Folks that are into agriculture get to enjoy professional carrier services for their heavy equipment. We have the capacity to ship tractors, harvesters, backhoes and combines among other agricultural machines. We also serve contractors by shipping cranes, turbines, concrete mixers, truck loaders, excavators, engines, gear, hydraulic forklifts and bulldozers. Read more about this service here.
Types of cars we transport
A-1 Auto Transport ships all types of cars including heavy equipment, RVs & motorhomes, motorcycles, ATVs, trucks, vans, sedans, SUVs, electric cars, hybrid cars, inoperable cars, salvaged cars and snowmobiles.
How to prepare your car for shipping
- Take out all personal items like clothes, appliances, accessories and any other electronics.
- Leave about a quarter-full tank of gas to cover the short movements involved with car shipping.
- Have the car properly washed before the day of shipping.
- Perform a car maintenance check, which involves checking the car battery level, properly inflating all tires, fixing any leaks and filling all car fluids to their recommended levels.
- Have a personal record of the car’s condition before shipping by taking clear pictures of every side of the car.
- Disable the car alarm.
- Have a copy of your car keys made for the driver.
You can read the detailed car prepping guide here.
Why opt for our services?
All cars in our care are covered against damage or loss under an in-transit insurance policy. You are guaranteed full compensation in the event of either.
Try services from A-1 Auto Transport when shipping cars to or from Hotchkiss and find out why 97% of our previous clients recommend us to friends and family.
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.