Powersports come in all different shapes and sizes and require expertise to ensure each is secure for safe transport. At RCG, we’ve shipped thousands and have mastered the ability to maximize load capacity while ensuring safe and reliable delivery.
Whether your powersport is in a crate or ready-to-go, we’ll work with you to deliver efficiently and effectively.
If you’re ready or just looking for how much Powersports shipping could cost you, please start with a quote now.
How We Ship Your Powersport Equipment
When it comes to powersport shipping, you don’t want to leave anything to chance. Proper loading requires experienced knowledgeable drivers in preventing serious problems. For this reason, at RCG we maintain a stringent carrier network and enforce the highest standards in the industry. Resulting in safer and more efficient powersport shipping.
In a world of convenience, we’ve made our car shipping services as simple as getting in touch with an RCG Logistics and transportation expert and letting them handle the rest of the move.
All you need to do is inform us of your vehicle transport needs and specifications, and we’ll come up with a plan to suit you. Our expertise in comprehensive logistics is why we have an extensive list of long-term clients who rely on us for their vehicle shipping needs.
3 Things to Know
About Powersport Shipping
Tips to ensure you have a successful Powersport shipping.
There are several factors that are important when transporting your powersport or motorcycle, such weather, time-of-year and scheduling. However, in our experience, the following three are the ones that you should prioritize.
Powersports require specific loading/unloading procedures and equipment to ensure safe and damage-free delivery. Inexperience in tying and strapping down units can lead to serious problems, such as body damage, and even total loss.
Our logistics experts and carriers are specifically trained to handle all types of powersport equipment. Every driver is equipped with proper straps, ramps, and winches to properly self-load/unload regardless of the condition of the powersport.
Prices to ship powersport equipmant may vary depending on several factors, such as the pick-up and drop-off location, the size of the unit, and the condition it is in. On average, powersport shipping costs approximately between $350 to $700 for every 1,000 miles and $180 to $300 for fewer miles.
To get an idea of cost, start with an estimate to ship your powersport by using our shipping quote calculator. Once submitted our powersport shipping specialist will be able determine the best solution and answer any other questions you may have.
The safest manner to transport your powersport is by using an enclosed trailer. This method will protect your powersport equipment from the weather and unforeseen events along the road.
It is also possible to have your powersport transported on an open trailer. However, it is important to keep in mind that it will make them more susceptible to theft and weather damage and that it is only recommended for short distances and without stops rides.
- Note chips, dings, scratches, or other cosmetic damages
- Write down any mechanical issues or problems
- Take pictures of your vehicle from several angles, along with detailed shots of existing damage
- Inflate tires
- Charge the battery
- Fill the gas tank to 1/4 or 1/2 full
- Check and fix all fluid leaks
Why Choose RCG Logistics
By choosing RCG, you are also choosing decades of expertise. All of our carriers are fully vetted certified and insured, and is properly trained to ensure each vehicle is securely strapped down and has enough clearance between every unit to avoid damages while in transport.
Our training includes:
- Loading/Unloading procedures
- Strapping Processes
- Documenting and taking pictures, when pickup and during delivery, of the powersports condition
Easy & Affordable
We offer competitive powersport shipping prices, and fast and transparent communication from beginning to end. We will find the best solution to fit your situation and budget, maintaining the best customer experience and logistics solutions.
We have a 97% pickup and delivery success rate by leveraging almost two decades of relation building with our network of carriers. We offer competitive fair market rate and provide the most value in terms of higher insurance premiums, services provided and customer satisfaction.
Our staff of more than 125 logistics experts, combined with our network of over 35,000 carriers guarantee us to be one of the fastest, most detail-focused, and most efficient companies in the industry. We have worked hard to build constant and transparent communication with our customers and to meet estimated delivery times.
In addition, by utilizing a custom transportation management system, our team can track, monitor, and respond to ensure no disruption or delays and each unit is delivered as promised.
Experience the RCG Assurance
RCG Shipping Services
Our team takes pride in covering every aspect of the auto transport process all in one place. Our goal is to take the stress and hassle out of hauling your vehicle to its destination . . .
Our team takes pride in covering every aspect of the auto transport process all in one place. Our goal is to take the stress and hassle out of hauling your vehicle to its destination.
But we go one step further than simple auto shipping. We handle the logistics of the entire move, which is why commercial organizations and major car dealerships choose us to address their transportation needs.
All you need to do is to use our instant shipping calculator to get a quote, get in touch with an RCG expert, and you’ll be able to choose from a selection of five-star shipping contractors who will compete for your business.
Select the carrier you feel is right for you, and you’ll be well on your way to relocating your car to its new home.
RCG Shipping Rates
We believe in providing customized shipping rates where possible because there are many factors involved in determining cost . . .
We believe in providing customized shipping rates where possible because there are many factors involved in determining cost.
For our customers who are on a budget, here are few tips of cross country vehicle transport:
- Choose open vehicle transport
- Be flexible with your pickup/delivery dates
- Transport a smaller vehicle
- Longer distances mean a lower cost per mile
- Do your research and never select the first shipping company you see
The simplest way to get the most competitive price for ship a car across country services is working with an a RCG customer service agent. Our team will then work with our network of vetted carriers and vendors to get you the best price for the best possible service.
RCG Shipping Insurance
RCG Logistics has all of necessary licenses and insurance to have your vehicle delivered safely. We even have contingent cargo insurance to provide additional protection . . .
RCG Logistics has all of necessary licenses and insurance to have your vehicle delivered safely. We even have contingent cargo insurance to provide additional protection to our customers for the high value shipments.
- MC#: 507860 Licensed Freight Broker
- Contingent Cargo Insurance for $100,000 in addition to the primary cargo
When shipping your car it is important to make sure that the carrier has a current insurance policy with adequate coverage. Car shipping insurance policy are often broadly written with many exclusions.