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2017 Auto Transport Quotes

January 5th, 2017 | Susan Sterling

While much of the process of shipping a car has not changed much in 2017, getting auto transport quotes for 2017 has never been easier. In the past, filling out a quote form in search of a reliable auto transporter was a lengthy process, which required a lot of detailed information.

Best Rated Compact Car from Mazda Experiences Low Sales

Mar 24th, 2014 | Jack O’Shea

Despite strong critical reviews as one of the best-rated compact cars, the all-new Mazda3 has struggled with low sales since its debut last year. Read more about how sales of this exciting new car has been affected.

Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Expected to Launch in 2015

Jan 16th, 2014 | Tiffany Combs

Toyota has committed to launching its first hydrogen fuel cell car in 2015, tentatively titled the FCV. Several other automakers are committed to producing fuel cell cars - read about them here!

Crash Test Results for New Cars More Stringent, Few Pass

Jan 7th, 2014 | Susan Sterling

Because of newer safety standards, fewer new cars are getting the highest crash test ratings. Chevrolet and Volkswagen, in particular, have yet to produce more than one car that rated a top safety pick!

Ford Lifts the Curtain on 2015 Mustang Redesign

Dec 18th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Ford has unveiled the latest redesign of the 2015 Mustang and Mustang Convertible. Follow up on the latest news about this historic muscle car.

Indian Motorcycles Return as Polaris Seeks to Revitalize Brand

Dec 4th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Indian Motorcycles has returned as Polaris seeks to revitalize the brand by making pricing more reasonable and modernizing their features. Read more about these iconic bikes now!

Redesigned 2014 Kia Soul Ups the Ante for Carmaker

Oct 30th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

The redesigned 2014 Kia Soul has improved the oddly-shaped, boxy car's interior quality and added a better suspension. Read more about Kia's hit car here!

Hyundai Builds Zombie Proof Car in New Ad

Oct 21st, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

As a sponsor of the Walking Dead, Hyundai has produced a one-off zombie-proof car for new advertising. Find out more about zombie killing cars here!

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA: An Affordable Entry Level Luxury Car

Oct 15th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA is an affordable entry level luxury car that doesn't sacrifice style. Read more about this powerful new luxury car now!

Laws for Back-Up Cameras Delayed

Oct 7th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Safety laws to implement back-up cameras in every car have been delayed by the DOT several times. Learn more about the history behind the passionate demand for rearview mirror cameras in all vehicles now!

The Best Full-Size Trucks in 2013

Sep 25th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

American vehicles continue their reign as the Chevy Silverado was named one of the best full size trucks in 2013. Read more about large trucks now and find out who else rounded out reviewers' top five list.

Finding an Auto Repair Shop in a New City

Feb 8th, 2013 | Guest Author

Learn about the 5 simple steps to take when you move to a new town and need to find a trustworthy, affordable auto repair shop.

Top 6 Things To Ask Before Shipping Your Car

Jan 24th, 2013 | Guest Author

Learn what important questions you should ask your auto shipping company before hiring them to transport your vehicle!

Learn How to Ship a Car Safely

Jul 9th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

In order to get the best price when shipping your car, you need to know your options. Learn how to ship a car with a major car shipping company and ensure your vehicle arrives safely and on-time.

Hiring Professional Car Haulers

Jul 2nd, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Hiring a professional car hauler is relatively simple. You can find a company online or in the phone book. However, choosing a reputable company that will quote you a fair price for good service is another thing.

What to Know Before You Ship a Car

Jun 14th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Prior to shipping a car, you should learn the basics to ensure the entire process goes as smoothly as possible. The tips and tricks in this article will help you avoid headaches down the road.

Avoid Shipping Personal Items in Your Car

May 18th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Auto shippers frown upon shipping personal items in your car for a number of reasons. In addition, you will often be charged additional fees for any additional items transported in your vehicle. Get all the facts now.

Automobile Transport Tips

May 11th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Get professional car transport tips and advice from the team at CarShipping.com. We will provide you with everything you need to get the highest quality of service at a fraction of the price you'll find anywhere else!

Shipping a Car vs. Driving Long Distances

May 4th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

You may be considering a DIY move, where you will be driving your personal vehicle, along with a Uhaul, or similar moving truck. Before you start packing up the truck, learn the benefits of shipping a car!

How Car Shipping Benefits Snowbirds

Apr 28th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

If you are a frequent traveller, also known as a "snowbird," you probably drive your vehicle to your destination city fairly often. If so, you could save a great deal of money by shipping your car instead.

How to Find Dependable Car Shipping Companies

Apr 21st, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Not all car transport companies are created equal, unfortunately. However, the auto haulers in our network are among the best in the world. Find out how you can sort the best shippers from the worst.

Benefits of Shipping a Car to College

Apr 14th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

If your son or daughter is headed off to college, they will likely be taking their vehicle with them. Take a moment to learn the benefits of shipping a car to college rather than having them drive themselves.

Guide to Shipping Cars Cross Country

Apr 7th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

If you are planning to ship a car cross country, you need to learn about the interstate auto transport process to ensure you choose the right service for your move. Get all the information you need right here!

Car Shipping Contracts

Mar 25th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

It's important to research the vehicle transport company you plan to work with prior to hiring them. Next, you'll want to review your car shipping contract in detail to protect yourself should anything happen during shipment.

Preparing Your Car for Shipping

Mar 18th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Follow this guide to preparing your car for shipping to save yourself a great deal of time, frustration, and possibly even a lot of money. Find out everything you need to get your car ready for a safe shipment.

Auto Shipping Delivery Dates

Aug 30th, 2011 | Jack O’Shea

Depending on your availability, you may need your vehicle at its destination by a specific date. If this is the case, you will want to schedule your move far in advance to ensure you car arrives on-time.

Hiring Professional Car Haulers

Jul 2nd, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Hiring a professional car hauler is relatively simple. You can find a company online or in the phone book. However, choosing a reputable company that will quote you a fair price for good service is another thing.

Motorcycle Transport Companies

Jun 27th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Motorcycle transport companies are no different from regular old car shipping companies. Most of the auto shippers in our network can haul just about any type of vehicle, anywhere in the world, and fast!

How to Find Dependable Car Shipping Companies

Apr 21st, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Not all car transport companies are created equal, unfortunately. However, the auto haulers in our network are among the best in the world. Find out how you can sort the best shippers from the worst.

Selecting a Car Shipping Company

Aug 30th, 2011 | Tiffany Combs

Before hiring a car shipping company, you need to do your research to ensure they offer the car transport services you require at a competitive price. Follow this list of tips to get started now.

Compare Motorcycle Shipping Rates

Aug 10th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Compare motorcycle shipping rates from the best auto shippers in your area. This article will provide you with everything you need to know to ensure you get the highest quality service at the lowest price!

How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Car?

Jul 23rd, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Thinking about driving your car cross country to your new home? You may want to consider your options, since you could save yourself a lot of time and money by hiring a car shipper to do the work for you.

Discount Auto Transport Rates

Jun 21st, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Who doesn't like to save money? Learn all about the popular discounts offered by many of the auto shipping companies in our network and take advantage of even more savings when you ship your vehicle.

Cheap Auto Transport Services

Jun 7th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Don't be confused by the word "cheap," as we're not talking about low-quality. The key to finding low-cost car transport services is scheduling your move far in advance and being as flexible as possible.

Cost to Ship a Car Long Distance

May 25th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Shipping a vehicle cross country or even internationally can be quite expensive. Learn what factors are used to determine the transport price and how you can reduce the overall cost of shipping a car.

GPS Vehicle Tracking

Aug 27th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Most major car shipping companies offer vehicle tracking services using the latest GPS technology. This allows you to follow your car all the way to its destination. Learn more about GPS tracking services now.

Inside Look at Car Transport Services

Jul 30th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Take a peek inside the world of auto transportation to learn all about the services offered by local and international companies. Learn about the various shipping and delivery options available here.

Types of Auto Transport Trailers

Jul 16th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Learn about each of the shipping trailers available from most carriers to help decide how you want to ship your vehicle. Choose from enclosed trailers, double deck trailers, flatbeds, open carriers, and much more!

Cheap Auto Transport Services

Jun 7th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Don't be confused by the word "cheap," as we're not talking about low-quality. The key to finding low-cost car transport services is scheduling your move far in advance and being as flexible as possible.

Choosing a Car Delivery Service

Jun 1st, 2012 | Susan Sterling

At CarShipping.com, you have the ability to compare free quotes from top auto shippers. However, we recommend you compare more than the shipping price to ensure you get the best possible service.

Best Rated Compact Car from Mazda Experiences Low Sales

Mar 24th, 2014 | Jack O’Shea

Despite strong critical reviews as one of the best-rated compact cars, the all-new Mazda3 has struggled with low sales since its debut last year. Read more about how sales of this exciting new car has been affected.

Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Expected to Launch in 2015

Jan 16th, 2014 | Tiffany Combs

Toyota has committed to launching its first hydrogen fuel cell car in 2015, tentatively titled the FCV. Several other automakers are committed to producing fuel cell cars - read about them here!

Crash Test Results for New Cars More Stringent, Few Pass

Jan 7th, 2014 | Susan Sterling

Because of newer safety standards, fewer new cars are getting the highest crash test ratings. Chevrolet and Volkswagen, in particular, have yet to produce more than one car that rated a top safety pick!

Ford Lifts the Curtain on 2015 Mustang Redesign

Dec 18th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Ford has unveiled the latest redesign of the 2015 Mustang and Mustang Convertible. Follow up on the latest news about this historic muscle car.

Indian Motorcycles Return as Polaris Seeks to Revitalize Brand

Dec 4th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Indian Motorcycles has returned as Polaris seeks to revitalize the brand by making pricing more reasonable and modernizing their features. Read more about these iconic bikes now!

Redesigned 2014 Kia Soul Ups the Ante for Carmaker

Oct 30th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

The redesigned 2014 Kia Soul has improved the oddly-shaped, boxy car's interior quality and added a better suspension. Read more about Kia's hit car here!

Hyundai Builds Zombie Proof Car in New Ad

Oct 21st, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

As a sponsor of the Walking Dead, Hyundai has produced a one-off zombie-proof car for new advertising. Find out more about zombie killing cars here!

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA: An Affordable Entry Level Luxury Car

Oct 15th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA is an affordable entry level luxury car that doesn't sacrifice style. Read more about this powerful new luxury car now!

Laws for Back-Up Cameras Delayed

Oct 7th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Safety laws to implement back-up cameras in every car have been delayed by the DOT several times. Learn more about the history behind the passionate demand for rearview mirror cameras in all vehicles now!

The Best Full-Size Trucks in 2013

Sep 25th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

American vehicles continue their reign as the Chevy Silverado was named one of the best full size trucks in 2013. Read more about large trucks now and find out who else rounded out reviewers' top five list.

Car Paint Jobs for New and Used Cars

Sep 18th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Car paint jobs for new and used cars not only help vehicles retain value and prevent rust, but also may indicate the car owner's personality. Read more about car paint options for different people and different cars.

Worst Drivers in America: The State with the Worst US Drivers

Sep 12th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

While some insurance companies claim Washington DC to have the worst drivers in America, studies suggest that Miami may harbor the worst US drivers. Read about it here!

Mercedes-Benz Tops Car Quality and Customer Satisfaction Survey

Sep 4th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Mercedes-Benz has topped a car quality and vehicle customer satisfaction survey, just barely beating Toyota's luxury brand, Lexus. Read more about the manufacturer's achievement here!

Scion Sales Struggle as Brand's Cars Age

Aug 28th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

The Toyota brand, Scion, has experienced struggling sales in the last several years. Despite low sales, new Scion car models will be introduced soon. Read more to find out about how Toyota plans on dealing with Scion.

Best Cars for Seniors 2013

Aug 21st, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Some of the best cars for seniors in 2013 include the Kia Soul and the Chevy Sonic. Senior cars today are often more youth oriented than one might expect! Read more about this new trend.

Driving an Old Car: Americans Continue Using Second Hand Cars

Aug 14th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Americans are continuing to drive old cars and second hand cars, as the average age of vehicles on the road increases each year. Read more about driving older cars.

5 Things to Do Before Your Next Road Trip | Guest Post

Aug 7th, 2013 | Guest Author

When preparing to go on a road trip, consider some of these five things to do before leaving for your vacation. Notably, check for cheap gas stations, rest stops, and inspect the condition of your vehicle. Get more details in our latest guest post!

Car Theft Prevention & Statistics

Aug 1st, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Numerous car theft prevention devices, such as remote trackers and ignition immobilizers, stop car thieves. Learn more about how to keep your car from being stolen in this article.

Leasing vs. Buying a Vehicle

Jul 22nd, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Though, at first glance, leasing vs. buying a car may seem like a bad idea, leasing does offer benefits such as staying in a new vehicle and easy car maintenance.

Classic Project Cars: The Best Fixer Upper Cars

Jul 16th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Some of the best fixer upper cars include some classics, like the Ford Mustang, and other more atypical choices, like the MGB. Read more about classic project cars here.

Ford Testing Self Driving Car

Jul 8th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

The self-driving car is here. However it isn't for the open road. Read on to find out about Ford's autonomous car technology and its purpose.

Unveiling the 2013 Porsche Cayman

Jul 2nd, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Starting at $48,500, the new 2013 Porsche Cayman is larger, faster, and more powerful. Take a look at the differences this model brings compared to its predecessors.

Best Summer Road Trip Cars

Jun 26th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Great vacation cars include the modern and fun Ford Mustang convertible, or timeless classics like the Volkswagen Bus for space and entertainment. Read more about how to find a car for the best summer road trip.

Tips for Trading in a Car

Jun 19th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Research, cleaning, and keeping a detailed record on your car are some basic tips for trading in a car. Find out more about how to convince car dealerships to give you top dollar for your trade in now.

5 Best Family Cars

Jun 10th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Great family vehicles include top 5 selections like the Honda Accord and Chevy Suburban. Read more about these safe and reliable vehicles capable of driving the whole family here now!

2015 New Acura NSX Specs

Jun 3rd, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

The futuristic new 2015 Acura NSX is believed to be released next year with fancy new features like a hybrid electric engine. Read more about this fancy new vehicle produced by Honda now!

Wrecked Cars in the US Transported to Afghanistan

May 28th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Many wrecked cars are now ending up in the Middle East and, particularly, Afghanistan. Read more about how insurance companies are shipping cars overseas now!

Car Insurance Factors: Why You Might Have High Auto Insurance Rates

May 20th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Car insurance factors vary from those beyond your control, such as location-based demographics, to personal driving habits and number of claims made. Find out more details about just how auto insurance companies adjust rates now!

Distracted Driving: The Dangers of Texting and Driving

May 13th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Some experts claim that texting and driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. Read more about the dangers of distracted driving and the laws produced to combat its rise.

Aluminum Sheet Use in Car Bodies

May 6th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Light-weight aluminum sheet in cars offers fuel efficiency and performance benefits. Read more about some modern cars with aluminum frames now!

Truck Drivers And Skin Cancer: How You Can Reduce Your Risk | Guest Post

Apr 30th, 2013 | Guest Author

The dangers and challenges of being a truck driver don't all disappear once the job is done and the truck rolls back home again. Traffic hazards, bad food and sleepless nights go with the job; stocking up on UV exposure makes skin cancer the worst kind of retirement plan. Read more in this new guest post from Absolute Perfection Window Tinting & Graphics.

Vehicle Maintenance: How Often to Service a Vehicle

Apr 29th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Vehicle maintenance is an important part of keeping a car or truck running. Read on to find out how often to service a vehicle depending on its age now.

New 2014 Jeep Cherokee: Hit or Miss?

Apr 22nd, 2013 | Susan Sterling

With numerous design and engine changes, the 2014 Jeep Cherokee marks a drastic departure from the 2013 Jeep Liberty models. Read more about this hit or miss vehicle now.

Best Cars for Young Adults

Apr 15th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

The best cars for young adults range from reliable cars like the Civic, to flashier vehicles like the BMW 3-Series for young professionals. Find out more about great vehicle choices for young men and women.

Best Used Cars to Buy in 2013

Apr 8th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Reliable, practical cars make the lists of the best used cars to buy in 2013, including the Honda Odyssey and the Hyundai Accent. Read on to find out more about some great used cars.

Worst Traffic in the US in 2013

Apr 1st, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Washington D.C. has topped the list of cities with the worst traffic in the US in 2013. Read more to find about the rest of the list.

New Diesel Cars in 2013

Mar 25th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

New diesel cars in 2013 are being produced by automakers as varied as Chevrolet and Mazda, as well as mainstays like Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz. Continue reading to find out more about these exciting new diesel-fueled vehicles.

Auto Technology: Broadband in New Cars

Mar 11th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

The latest upcoming auto technology is wireless broadband in new cars. Read more about internet connectivity in autos now!

Chinese Automakers and Sales of Cars in China

Mar 4th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

China is now the world's largest market for automobiles. As a result, Chinese car sales and manufacturers have emerged to fulfill this country's growing need for speed. Read more about Chinese cars now!

Volkswagen Sales and Market Share Increases

Feb 25th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Volkswagen is increasing their world-wide market share, and, despite lackluster sales in the US, the venerable brand is doing quite well. Read more to find out this company's strategy for increasing sales.

Recalls on Vehicles in 2013

Feb 18th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Some of the most recalled vehicles from the model year 2013 include the Ford Escape and Toyota cars. Read more to find out how serious these recalls were.

E15 Ethanol: Beneficial or Damaging to Modern Cars

Feb 11th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

E15 fuel may be coming to gas stations across the country. Read more about the benefits and disadvantages of using E15 ethanol gas.

Cheapest and Most Expensive 2013 Cars to Insure

Feb 4th, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Discover some of the cheapest cars to insure, such as the Ford Edge and the Subaru Outback, as well as the most expensive, such as Porsches. Read more about how to save on the cost of car insurance!

Chevy Debuts 2014 Corvette Stingray

Jan 28th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Chevrolet has reintroduced the Stingray nomenclature to the recently previewed 2014 Corvette C7. Read more about this exciting car news now!

Self Driving and Parking Cars

Jan 21st, 2013 | Susan Sterling

Self driving and parking cars are just emerging onto the market, as tech companies like Google are testing out the new technology. Read more about this exciting car news now!

When to Buy a New Car

Jan 14th, 2013 | Tiffany Combs

Better warranties, more fuel economy, and increased safety are all great reasons for buying a new car now! Read more to learn about tricks for saving money on new cars!

2013 Top 5 Fastest Production Cars in the World

Jan 7th, 2013 | Jack O’Shea

Some of the fastest 2013 production cars include the legendary Bugatti Veyron SS and the Saleen S7 Twin Turbo. Read more about these ultra cast cars now!

Privacy Issues with Black Boxes in Cars

Dec 18th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Event data recorders, also known as black boxes in cars and planes, are creating serious privacy concerns in modern vehicles. Read more about some common issues.

The Pros and Cons of Electric Cars and Fuel Cell Cars

Dec 10th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Exciting new 2013 electric car models like the Tesla Model S and the Fisker Karma are examples of promising technology. But, is the future of cars actually in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles? Read on.

Top 5 Cars and SUVs Made and Manufactured In America

Nov 20th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Both foreign and domestic brands have cars and SUVs made in America, such as the Ford F-150 and the Honda Accord. Read more and get free auto transport quotes now!

Suzuki America Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Nov 13th, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Suzuki America has filed for bankruptcy, ending its 27-year run selling cars, trucks and SUVs in America. Learn more about the continuing operations of the brand, which will still sell motorcycles, ATVs, and other products in America.

Hurricane Sandy Affecting East Coast Car Sales

Nov 5th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

Hurricane Sandy has caused car sales to drop, and affected the lives of many people on the US East Coast. Read more about how the Superstorm has shut down East Coast ports and cost dealers thousands, if not millions, of dollars.

Safest Cars and SUVs

Oct 29th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Read our list of some of the safest cars and SUVs on the road today. Find out the answer to what is the safest car and ship that car from a dealership today!

Discontinued 2012 Cars

Oct 23rd, 2012 | Susan Sterling

Unfortunately, sagging sales has spelt doom for 2012 discontinued cars like the Jeep Liberty. Read more about the cars discontinued in 2012 and get free auto shipping quotes now!

2012 Gas Prices: Why Are Gas Prices Rising?

Oct 15th, 2012 | Tiffany Combs

2012 gas prices have been fairly high all year round, and show no signs of decreasing. Discover why gas prices are rising with our detailed examination of the causes surrounding the increase of US gas prices.

5 Hottest New Cars for 2013

Oct 8th, 2012 | Jack O’Shea

Car enthusiasts are in for a treat in late 2012 as exciting new 2013 car models, like the Scion FR-S and Mazda CX-5, are set to be released. Read more about the 5 best new 2013 cars.