As one of the most populated cities in Oregon, Springfield is home to thousands of bikers and those that frequently deal with motorcycles for the purpose of buying, selling or trading. Transporting a motorcycle out of the city through the help of professionals is simple, affordable and time efficient. Depending on the distance, utilizing a professional to get the motorcycle to its destination is the safest alternative.
Reliable means of transporting a motorcycle can be found a few different forms. Each method a professional has to offer is equally successful. The way one goes about selecting the way they would like their motorcycle transported is mainly about preference and convenience. Some options more layers of protection, some have a more convenient delivery and others are more cost effective. Either way, no matter the desired method, the customer will be satisfied.
Ways to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Transport.
- Open Air Transport.
- Door to Door Delivery.
- Terminal to Terminal Delivery.
- Crated Transport.
Preparing a Motorcycle for Transport .
- Clean any dirt or deposits from the motorcycle.
- Remove any loose objects or accessories that could damage the motorcycle during transit.
- Disable the security alarm if the bike has one installed.
- Check fluids, tire pressure and battery.
- Gas reading should not be above ¼ tank before transportation.
- Document and list any damages or imperfections to the motorcycle before the transport.
The customer is required to complete this short, easy list of priorities before the motorcycle can be transported. This will only make sure that the bike and those handling its delivery are all protected even further during the process of shipping.
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.