12 09, 2017
  • Finished Vehicle Logistics OEM

Finished Vehicle Logistics: A Peaking Industry?

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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

12 06, 2017
  • Open Carrier software

An Insider’s Look at Profitability in Auto Transport

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

5 12, 2016
  • Holiday

Spending the Holiday on the Road

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Merry Christmas!

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

16 09, 2016
  • NTDAW 2016

NTDAW 2016: Recognizing America’s 3.5 Million Drivers!

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Although we may have just passed Labor Day, that doesn’t mean we aren’t still looking to celebrate some of the hardest working Americans out there. September 11th marked the start of this year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW), presented by the

25 08, 2016
  • trucker hotel parking

Two Resources to Help Auto Transporters Find Hotels

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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.

Resource 1:

Hotels4Truckers.com helps auto