Although it is a staple of the modern transportation industry, finished vehicle logistics continues to represent a unique approach to handling damages and hold management. For those who may not be familiar with this term, finished vehicle logistics refers to all of the activities taking place after a new consumer vehicle leaves the factory until
As in any business, being profitable is the name of the game. Auto transport is probably the toughest business in trucking and it requires expensive, specialized equipment with fewer shippers. A successful auto transport company must be more deliberate in their operations. Auto transport companies have the potential to make a lot more
Whether you are a long-haul or short-haul driver, you might be missing your holiday traditions this year. We all have to work and make money right? So as bad as it may seem, if you have a family back at home that you can’t be with, use these short tips to make the best
How Tesla’s Model 3 Will Affect Auto Hauling Companies
Tesla’s Model 3 has over 400,000 pre-orders for their new vehicle. It is a stunning number given Tesla has not been around that long and the cars while great are not perfect. The cars are still an evolving technology platform.
The real opportunity is for well-run auto hauling
Many auto transporters use hotels while on the road.
But finding a truck friendly hotel can be a challenge – especially for low clearance car hauler trailers. I’m going to tell you about two resources that I use when I want to find a truck friendly hotel anywhere in the U.S.
Hotels4Truckers.com helps auto
25 – 30 Cars Seems Insane
Yet in China this seems to be a common practice, albeit illegal. Local government’s often will issue permits for car hauling trailers as long as 27-meters. Their federal government makes it very clear that this is against their laws. The real problem here is that it makes the market extremely
For the longest time convertible trailers in the United States ran into a lot of legislation hurdles and regulations prohibiting their use. This particularly made it difficult for CTM (Convertible Trailer Manufacturers) to do business here. Before diving deeper into the exciting changes that are coming to this industry, lets get some
Auto Hauling & Britain’s Exit
Now that Britain has officially left the European Union, what does this mean for the auto hauling industry? What new regulations might pop up for the importing and exporting of vehicles? Let’s jump into to some speculation and some hard facts of this industry shaking move.
Personally, I think that prices
The life of an auto hauler is quite exciting; each day brings a new and interesting challenge as no two days at work are the same. While those are the perks of the job, there’s no denying that it can be a tad on the stressful side too. Or rather, it used to be
What they are going for
In my other article: Drones, Amazon, and transport I discussed some of Amazon’s breakthroughs with their drones. Yet there is no worry about these coming into the trucking industry. They will be capable of very light-weight duties, such as maybe loads around 50-100lbs. For a LTL