To safely have a motorcycle delivered across the nation successfully, you must hire transport services from a reputable and experienced transport company. Search for a Marion transporter that guarantees their services by providing quality insurance coverage.
This added protection along with the durability of the shipping equipment and experience of the employees, only helps to reassure customers that their vehicles are in good hands.
How Is the Shipping Process Carried Out?
The first thing to be initiated after the shipping date has been scheduled is the bike’s preparation for transport. Preparing the bike according to the transport company’s policy will protect the motorcycle and any individual involved in the handling of its shipping process. It is important to do what is asked of you so that the transport isn’t delayed longer than necessary.
During the motorcycle’s travels, the driver of the hauler will monitor weather and road conditions to avoid any possible obstacles that might be detrimental to a safe delivery. They will reroute if they have to. If anything harms the bike while it’s in the care of the transport specialists, the insurance coverage the company carries will pay for any damages.
Crated Transport Provides More Security.
Although the crated shipping is method is a bit more costly than other shipping methods, it provides ultimate protection during the transport. Enclosed and fastened snuggly inside of a small shipping crate, the bike is hidden from bad weather and road conditions, criminal activity, and movement that may cause damage to the vehicle as its en route.
Before the crated transport method to be used, the motorcycle must be prepared as asked by the transporter. Due to the nature of the shipping process for crated transports, the bike may need to have its mirrors and handlebars removed.
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.