You usually have to be in a plane for a view like this. But if you happen to be driving through the Rockies, you might find yourself above the clouds. Not something you see everyday! Photo by Sam Nixon.
20+ Hours: Drive or Ship My Car Across the Country? As people purchase vehicles online, they become much more familiar with auto transportation. But when do you know it’s worth the cost to ship your car across the country? Perhaps you’re moving or relocating for a job, and you don’t want to drive your car across the country. It takes a lot of time, we don’t blame you. A 12 hour drive is a justifiable trip for some people, especially if you’re on a tight budget. But get much more than that, and all those miles are going to put some serious strain on your vehicle. If you’re looking to ship your car across the country, there are a few things you can do to make it a less stressful undertaking. This guide to using a transportation service will make your interstate car transport experience more likely to have a happy ending (and easier on the nerves). Your options: Broker, Auto Hauler, or both If you’re shopping for a cross-country transportation, look for an auto shipping company that offers nationwide service. This means they can cover routes from North to South, and West Coast to East. We recommend choosing a company that’s primarily an auto hauler, and also has a broker’s license. To translate, being an auto transporter means they’ll have their own fleet of trucks with which they can ship your car. Here’s why they’re the best option: if they don’t serve the area your transport order requires, having… Read more »
Heading down the highway, transporting cars for our customers. Just another day at the office for J&S auto transport drivers. Nice view from the corner office, wouldn’t you say? Photo by Charlotte Rodriguez.
Beautiful sights like this one along the Oregon coast are a way of life for J&S’s auto transport drivers. Photo by David Maxwell.
Who doesn’t love New York City…wait a minute…that’s not The Big Apple! It’s Las Vegas, baby! There’s never a bad time for Vegas! Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall, Sin City awaits! Photo by Sam Nixon.
Points of interest and interesting roadside attractions dot the highways of America. For example, this replica of a Conestoga Covered Wagon, which settlers used in the great migration west in the 1800s. Photo by Ken Haaby.
Whether it’s a zombie apocalypse or pandemic that brings civilization to it’s knees, be ready to cruise on down the highway in this apocalypse-ready vehicle. Just kidding, but it would be fun to off-road in this, don’t you think?
Car Carriers Transport Vehicles for the General Public You want to make the best choice the first time when you’re in the market to ship a car. Your car is one of your most expensive and important assets. When you have to ship it, you want it done right. And with the same level of care, you would give to your baby. The number of vehicle haulers has increased as the auto transport industry grew over the past few years. Since the Internet became part of people’s everyday lives, you’re now able to purchase cars from dealerships and individuals anywhere in the world. You can even have them shipped to your door. Technology changes everything – yes, for car carriers too. Find the Right Car Carriers For You These days it’s becoming common practice for people to use an auto shipper to ship a car they bought online. But what can you do to help make the transport of your car easy and stress-free? Unless you transport vehicles regularly, you probably don’t have a lot of experience working with auto transport companies. That’s okay. We’re here to help you learn. How can you find a reputable vehicle transport service on the first try? We’ve created a brief guide to help you find a trustworthy auto shipper and let you know what to expect when you use a car carrier service. There are no guarantees, but if you follow these steps you’ll have a much higher chance of success. Get quotes… Read more »
It’s never to early to start getting ready for winter, especially in Montana! This depth meter is on the Lost Trail Pass on the Montana/Idaho border and it’s already at 2ft, and it’s winter isn’t even here yet! Photo by David Maxwell.
Auto Transport Nationwide There’s no need for booking auto transport nationwide to be a painful process. Most people don’t have a lot of experience working with the auto transport industry, and it can be a little intimidating. A car is a valuable asset and car shipping costs aren’t cheap. You want your vehicle to be delivered quickly, safely, and damage-free. So when you book your order, you want to be confident you’ve made the best choice possible. Hassle Free Auto Transport Nationwide There are a variety of reasons you may need to use a car transporter to ship your car. Perhaps you’re moving cross country or just across the state and moving your car (or cars) is the best option for you. Maybe you’re shopping online for a new vehicle and found one from a seller far from your home and need it shipped to your home. Sometimes people gift their cars to family members in need of a vehicle or students heading off to college. Whatever your reason, there are a few things you should do to help ensure a successful auto transport experience. Nationwide Auto Transport To-Do Search for auto transport companies: Get online and start searching for car delivery services, Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc. Whatever search engine you prefer to use is an invaluable resource and makes this much easier than it was in the dark ages before the internet. Get Auto Shipping Quotes: Get as many quotes as you want. Get quotes from brokers, transporters and… Read more »