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Shipping a Vehicle that is Financed

Shipping a Vehicle that is Financed

Having a vehicle that has an auto loan on it generally doesn't prohibit you from shipping it. You can take it anywhere in the contiguous United States in most cases. However, if you are shipping to Hawaii, Alaska, that may change. So, be sure to make a quick call to...

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Do I have to Pick an Auto Shipper Near Me?

Do I have to Pick an Auto Shipper Near Me?

When you begin the search for an auto transport company, you may have be looking for someone that’s nearby. Somebody local. However, you may be surprised to see that this is not the case with auto transport. A National Cross-Country Shipper can be Headquartered...

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Cheapest Way to Ship a Car

Cheapest Way to Ship a Car

The cheapest way to ship a car is to use open carrier shipping as it is most common. Shipping from large developed cities or towns is also cheap since carriers can pick up and drop off in a small radius. It's also cheap to ship a vehicle that runs and drives which...

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Can You Get A Car Shipped To You?

Can You Get A Car Shipped To You?

A lot of times when somebody thinks about car shipping, automatically the truck loaded with new vehicles coming from the port or the factory comes to mind. But car shipping is actually available to anyone that wants to pay to have their car (or one they are buying)...

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Best Online Car Auction Sites

Best Online Car Auction Sites

The used car market is big business. And although many consumers believe used vehicles come from dealer trades and private sales, most used cars bought by dealers are from these marketplaces. In fact, most dealerships you see selling relatively new cars at  good...

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Hurricane Florence Delays Auto Shipping

Hurricane Florence Delays Auto Shipping

With evacuations and impending threat of a Category 4 hurricane, there will be serious delays with anything coming from the north down to Florida. Customers as of today are experiencing delays because of hurricane Florence going to the Carolinas. Drivers normally take...

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Problems with Multiple Auto Transport Quote Websites

Problems with Multiple Auto Transport Quote Websites

Getting more than one quote at a time right from your screen would be a total time saver. Because after all, we see this all the time with the hotel and airline industry. Doing this online makes it very quick and convenient. So is Auto transport any different...

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Quotes – No phone calls

Quotes – No phone calls

Find out what it costs to ship a car without receiving phone calls or giving any personal information. National Express does not collect your phone number when getting a quote. We don't need to because we aren't selling off your information. We are are the auto...

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The Complete Truth About Auto Transport

The Complete Truth About Auto Transport

Auto transport as an industry can be a disaster to say the least. There is so much that goes on in the background that it’s nearly impossible to cover all of it. But we’re here to cover what’s wrong with things that involve getting straight answers, why everyone has...

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AAA for Long Distance Towing?

AAA for Long Distance Towing?

Many want to trust a longstanding company like *AAA to move their car. But can you use their service for long distance? This service is intended for roadside assistance, so by design it's not meant just to relocate your vehicle.  Within their plans, they have...

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Cheapest Way to Tow a Car Long Distance

Cheapest Way to Tow a Car Long Distance

The cheapest way to tow a car long distance will be with a car carrier, not a tow truck.  The reason for this is based on the principle of towing more than one vehicle at a time. That way you are dividing costs between all the cars heading to a similar...

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How much does it cost to ship a car to Hawaii?

How much does it cost to ship a car to Hawaii?

The shipping of vehicles to Hawaii is a big business. Hundreds of vehicles get shipped to the Hawaiian islands year round. Since everything involves ocean travel, costs pile up very quickly. You want to know how to get the most for your buck and we have the answer....

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The 302 Cu.In Engine from Ford & Chevrolet

The 302 Cu.In Engine from Ford & Chevrolet

From Ford   This engine came around in 1968 and reigned for at least 27 years. In the 80s, this engine was regarded as a 5-liter displacement engine despite being 4.9 liters. In 1995 came the introduction of 4.8 liter V8 which got into Mustangs the next year and...

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Many Trucking Jobs – Not Enough Truckers

Many Trucking Jobs – Not Enough Truckers

This is not a dying industry. Year after year demand increases for truck drivers yet less and less new truckers exist. Unfortunately younger people are not interested in truck driving and that it’s not just jobs for truckers that work for companies or big box stores....

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The 400 Ci Engines  by the Big Three

The 400 Ci Engines by the Big Three

Chrysler, Chevrolet, and ford all had variations of the 400 cu in motor. V-8 power was popular for over three generations until the gas crunch of the late 70s. At national express, we see a lot of history come through especially when shipping classic cars. Here’s a...

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Brake Throttle Override and Drive By Wire

Brake Throttle Override and Drive By Wire

It's not a new thing. Drive by wire (like how gas pedals are no longer connected to the throttle via a cable) has been the norm for years now. We are way passed that. It's all about self driving vehicles now and artificial intelligence taking us from a to b. But It's...

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Shipping a Car to Hawaii from the East Coast

Shipping a Car to Hawaii from the East Coast

You can move your vehicle to Hawaii from anywhere in the east coast. We do this by combining the use of partnerships we have with overseas shipping lines. We also have our network of car carriers can thereby travel across the country very easily. Popular states we...

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How Long Does it Take to Ship a Car to Hawaii?

How Long Does it Take to Ship a Car to Hawaii?

Shipping times are pretty straightforward.  As a simple rule, it will vary depending on where the vehicle is coming from in the mainland.  Vehicles being dropped off directly by the shipper are going to arrive the fastest. The drop off is at the port of departure....

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The 5 Longest Interstates and How They Were Built

The 5 Longest Interstates and How They Were Built

The US Interstates are the highway roads which were built to cater for driving and of course transport of goods in the US and the bordering countries. Being part of President Eisenhower's plan to create a transport system, he believed was necessary for the realization...

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