Making a journey to Lake Charles, Louisiana is something, someone won't soon forget. From its award winning golf courses, diverse museums and casinos, those moving here will have no shortage of activities to participate in while in Lake Charles. Every day thousands of people make their way in and out of this city and every year people make new homes here. Moving is a difficult process especially when trying to figure out what the best method is to transport a motorcycle.
Lake Charles is a place with a large motorcycle community, it has hundreds of miles of popular bike routes. The means in which someone decides to transport their motorcycle all depends on the price and convenience. The most cost effective way in general is to utilize a professional. The options of transportation a professional can offer all vary in price so it is important to contact one as soon as possible to get a quote.
Methods to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Transportation.
- Open Air Transportation.
- Door to Door Transportation.
- Terminal to Terminal Transportation.
- Crated Transportation.
A motorcycle is most at risk of damages when it is on the road left unprotected. Moving a motorcycle needs to be handled with a standard operating procedure to ensure its safety while it is in transit. The methods listed above all offer the motorcycle layers of protection that will get it to its destination with no damages.
Requirements Before Transporting a Motorcycle.
- Clean the bike from all dirt and deposits.
- Remove any loose accessories and objects that could scratch the bike during transportation.
- Disable the security alarm if the motorcycle has one installed.
- Check fluids, tire pressure and battery.
- Gas reading should be no higher than ¼ tank before transportation.
- Document and list all damages to the motorcycle before transportation.
Transport Companies in Lake Charles, LA.
Car Wars Towing & Transport
American Auto Transport
3 3955 Government St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806.
Jefferson Auto Transport
678 Jefferson Hwy.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806.
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.