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Auto Transport >> Car Shipping Cartoons: May 2013

Monday, May 27, 2013

An insight into the major factors that determines car shipping rates

Car shipping rates are one among the major concerns of people while relocating their cars. The cost to transport a vehicle can vary depending upon many factors. Some of the main factors affecting the costs are:
Distance and Mileage – Distance plays a major role in determining cost to ship a car. The farther the distance, higher is the cost to transport.
distance and mileage

Vehicle Size and Weight – A standard factor that determines the cost of shipping a car is the type of vehicle being shipped (size and weight). Larger and heavier the vehicle being shipped, more expensive it will be to transport.
Vehicle Size and Weight
Car shipping seasons – Bad weather affects the transportation price. Depending on the car hauling season the rates also varies. Car hauling in winter season is more expensive as compared to summer seasons.  
Car shipping seasons
Shipping modes - open or enclosed type – Open system is often less expensive. If your car is shipped using enclosed trailer it ensure full protection that adds up to your travel costs.
Auto Transport modes
Vehicle condition – Based on the vehicle condition, your rates may vary. If the vehicle is inoperable then the company needs extra equipments to get the vehicle on and off the trailer. It adds to your quotes to ship car.
Vehicle condition


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