You need to own the latest transport gear to even consider transporting a vehicle to another location without driving it. That’s why a lot of enclosed shipping customers will conduct some online research before hiring anyone.
You can expect your car to arrive safely in the far off country if you take the time to find a reliable transporter for the job.
Before deciding to buy enclosed transport services from the first transporter to claim they can ship your car to another state or nation, do a little research on the transporters in the area. A reliable shipping company will have certain characteristics to acknowledge. Thin your search down to a few potential transporters. Call each transporter individually to ask questions and receive an estimate on services. Hire the shipping company that carries the most positive qualities and the most affordable price.
Look for the Positives…
- Your car will have the greatest protection as it is protected by the insurance provided by the transport company.
- The most recent shipping technology is used to ship your car safe and sound.
- They have a variety of different services so you can choose what you need at a price you can afford.
- The transporter’s clientele should have nothing but positive things to say about the company. You can find this information on the internet by reading reviews and testimonials.
- Although you should always call the embassy of the country you’re shipping to for the latest information regarding import laws, customer service reps for the transporter are very helpful at guiding you through the process.
- They are approved by the BBB, DOT or have other documentation showing their success and authenticity as an auto transporter.
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.