There are frequently expressed reasons why someone would need to transport a motorcycle, yet a motorcycle transport company can offer their customers a few options to ship their bike to its upcoming destination.
Not all shipping services have the same shipping options or the best deals. It is important to do some research on multiple services before signing with a company.
A reliable company will be able to provide their customers with written proof of insurance both cargo and liable. All motorcycle transport companies have an obligation to register with the Department of Transportation to help assure their honesty and legitimacy. Ask the carrier to provide information of the haulers and gear they use to transport motorcycle to be sure they suit the needs of the bike.
Don’t be tricked by auto transport companies who do not specialize in the transportation of motorcycles. A lawful Rocky Mount shipping service will have multiple shipping options, state of the art transportation equipment and a good reputation.
Methods Used to Transport a Motorcycle.
How an individual decides to transport their motorcycle all depends on preference and conveniences offered to them. The prices vary depending on which method a customer chooses, but cheaper is not necessarily better. Some options such as, enclosed shipping and crated shipping are worth the extra dollar because the bike is completely protected against driving conditions and the elements.
Open air shipping is a perfectly sound method to transport a motorcycle and thousands of customers choose to transport their bike in this fashion. Before choosing a method of transport, take climate change from state to state and the season into consideration. Out of all the shipping methods, enclosed transport seems to be the most desired.
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.