It’s never easy to move a car and to entrust a shipping company with transporting your car from one location to another. In the US, there are thousands of brokers and both big and small auto transport companies that are both registered and unregistered.
If you use Google or Bing when searching for the best firm to trust with your car, you will see businesses that are at the top because they are willing to pay high advertising expenses, but these does not guarantee to be the most reliable one. In this era 2023, there are more than 30,000 vehicles shipping the cars and vehicle day and night all across the states.
There are two options that are popular or you need to choose among are Open Air Carrier and Enclosed Carrier. By the name it defines that Open Air carrier is the one that is open in the nature means it can transport multiple car at a time thus making it an affordable way to transport a car. However, Enclosed carriers are iron made box which is hard from outside but soft and having more safety features to transport a car more securely. Both Carriers generally have full insurance included in the price they offer to transport a vehicle.
Open Auto transport are open to all weather and it sometimes have the GPS tracking or sometime you need to get in touch with the drivers to get an update about the transportation. It could be highly possible that the route your car is getting transported is not having a favorable climate or some routes are not trailer friendly thus it can affect your car but it is an unlikely event and this is one of the mostly used or preferred option all across the US.
Enclosed trailer have all the safety features in it like belts to tie up the car properly and are well designed to carry cars more securely. Enclosed trailers are less in numbers and used by vintage, classic, sports or luxury cars as these cars needs special designed tools to load and unload and these cars designs are different so it requires an ample amount of space.
Enclosed trailer mostly have GOS Facilities and one can track their shipment easily day/night without interacting with the drivers, thus making it a more secured and reliable way of shipping a vehicle from point A to Point B. As it can accommodate only few cars so the charges are quite high as compared to the open trailer transportation however, it offers peace of mind to the car owners.
Open trailer being the most affordable option to ship a car from one state to another thus the prices including insurance for > 500 miles are somewhere around $350 – $500 which decreases with the increase in distance like < 1500 miles, the charges are around $750 to $950 only.
However, Enclosed trailer are more secured but there charges are like $200- $400 more than the Open Transport Trailers due to its features, safety, number of vehicles it can transit at a time and less number of trailers availability.
If you are a owner of luxury cars and your passion for your car is next level then you should definitely opt for an Enclosed Trailers and enjoy all the perks that comes along with such trailers making your shipping experience best.