Without the right tools and experience, shipping a motorcycle is too difficult. A transport company can provide their customers with a fast delivery and a few safe and efficient shipping options. You can even expect to save money with professional shipping services.
A shipping company in the Village of Oak Lawn can provide a safe way to get a bike delivered. They'll keep it protected from potential hazards, driving conditions and weather. For a low cost, a customer can have their motorcycle transported with the method of their choice without any hassle.
Methods Used to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Shipping - This is the most popular method to transport a motorcycle. Since the bike is completely protected against bad road conditions and outside elements, it is less likely to suffer. It provides four corners of protection throughout the duration of the shipping process.
- Open Air Shipping - For customers transporting their motorcycle during the summer months, this method of transport is safe and reliable. The customer should be fine with their bike being exposed to driving and weather conditions.
- Door to Door- This delivery service makes transporting a bike convenient for the customers. The motorcycle's picked up at a specific location, and delivered directly to its destination.
- Terminal to Terminal - This cost efficient delivery is perfect for an individual looking to transport their bike on a budget. It is perfectly safe and reliable. The only downfall in this method is that some traveling may be required if the customer does not live near the terminal depot where the bike has been sent.
- Crated Shipping - Depending on the motorcycle, the customer may be asked to remove the handlebars and mirrors. They may also need to disconnect the battery and drain the fluids. The bike is kept safe in a small crate during transport.
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.