Enclosed Car Shipping Services
Premium alternative to conventional car shipping services.
When looking to transport your vintage vehicle or a sports car in showroom condition enclosed is the best way to go. Enclosed car trailers are custom made to accommodate vehicles with low ground clearance with the use of hydraulic lift gates. Furthermore, shipping enclosed dramatically decreases the likelihood of your car being damaged in transit as it will not be exposed to unexpected hazards at any point of the shipment.
What is an Enclosed Car Transport?
Enclosed car transport is a transportation service option that provides additional protection for your vehicle as it moves towards its destination. Although open car transport is by far the most popular option, it leaves your vehicle exposed to dirt, debris, and the weather.
If you want to protect a classic car or a vehicle with sentimental value, enclosed auto transport is the best option for you.Get an enclosed auto transport quote and get the VIP treatment on your next move.
“Gold” Glove Service
Our partner carriers have been vetted for quality and excellence. We only provide quotes from auto shipping agents that can deliver a five-star service every time.
You will receive regular updates from your shipping carrier on where your vehicle is. This is the closest thing to a direct connection you have. Our support team is always available to track down the precise location of your car..
Flexible Secure Solutions
Enclosed vehicle transportation have flexible options such as two-tier, soft and hard sides and hydraulic gates to safely move vehicles with low ground clearance.
Enclosed Transport Features
There are several distinct advantages to upping your budget and paying for this added-value service.
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Open trailers expose your vehicle to the elements. While this is not . . .
Open trailers expose your vehicle to the elements. While this is not a problem for the majority of vehicles, rain, hail, and snow could all scratch the paintwork or damage your windows.
Enclosed trailers are fully weatherproofed, so your car can be safely transported regardless of the conditions.
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The big problem with open trailers is they are not ideal for loading and . . .
The big problem with open trailers is they are not ideal for loading and unloading cars with low ground clearances. Attempting to tow these types of vehicles up a slanted ramp is liable to cause serious damage.By using hydraulic gates, enclosed auto transport trailers are better equipped for handling the needs of classic and luxury cars.
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We strongly recommend opting for this type of auto transport service if you . . .
We strongly recommend opting for this type of auto transport service if you have a car with significant monetary or sentimental value attached.
Enclosed trailers protect your vehicle from the dangers of the road and guarantee that your vehicle will arrive at its destination in the same pristine condition as when it was picked up.
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Enclosed car carriers carry higher insurance premiums to protect your precious cargo in case anything should happen.
If anything should happen our customer claims team team will help you resolve any issues.
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Although open trailers can typically move more vehicles at once . . .
Although open trailers can typically move more vehicles at once, enclosed trailers are still more than capable of moving multiple vehicles at the same time.
If you have a fleet of new vehicles you want to protect, a single enclosed trailer can move up to seven ordinary-sized vehicles at once.
Hard-side vs Soft-side Enclosed
If given a choice always choose hard-side. While soft-side is a better alternative to open car haulers it will not provide all of the benefits of a fully enclosed trailer. In addition, soft-side enclosed trailers are usually a bit cheaper to book but are not always equipped with a lift gate and do not protect from dust and frost.
Cost to Ship Enclosed
Enclosed auto carriers are limited in space & can only carry between 2 – 7 vehicles. In addition the specialized equipment is more expensive to obtain and service. Ensuring the extra protection to your vehicle requires more experienced drivers & will always cost more. On average enclosed rates are about 40% more expensive than traditional auto transport. Enclosed shipping is recommended for transporting classics, ultra-luxury or custom show cars.
Enclosed Car Transport:
Facts that Affect Cost
We take pride in knowing that we provide highly competitive prices on all our enclosed car transportation options. Our partner carriers actively compete for your business, so you know that with RCG Auto Logistics, you are getting the best possible price.
It will always cost more for enclosed vehicle transportation. The nature of these transports means the average enclosed car carrier will only move seven vehicles at any one time.
On average, enclosed car shipping can cost 30-40% more than open auto transport.
Reasons to Ship with RCG
Why should you ship with RCG instead of any other auto transport provider?
We specialize in logistics, not just shipping. Our team believes in making the messy simple. Our experts can walk you through the shipping process from start to finish.
Time in Business
We’ve been in shipping vehicles since 2005, and we’ve learned a lot since then. Out network has grown to include more than 5,000 carriers to serve you better.
We use cutting-edge apps, eBOLs and GPS to make our processes efficient and reliable. Our instant quote calculator helps you see the cost to ship your car instantly and accurately.
Our reputation is our most important asset. Our high ratings reflect that, and we work hard to keep it that way.
Dealing with insurance companies is often complicated. In case of an accident or damage, we will make sure you get a fair settlement.
Our real-time truck tracking makes scheduling easier. You can even follow your vehicle as it is shipped cross-country.
We have the best insurance in the business to keep your assets safe. You can rest easy knowing that your vehicle is protected from pickup to drop off.
At RCG Auto, we take car shipping personally. This company was started by people who love cars. That’s all the more reason to trust us to take care of yours.
Our high ratings reflect our commitment to customer satisfaction. At RCG Auto, you’re considered a partner in our success.
Still Have Questions?
We get it, shipping a vehicle isn’t something you do everyday and you may have questions. Our Car Shipping Specialist have years of experience, and can help you understand and be with you through the whole shipping process.
Drop us a line, let us know how we can help!