Car haulers are the trailers that are commonly used to transport various automobiles. They can be a type of semi-trailer or trailer that are designed to transport all sorts of passenger vehicles, especially cars, in bulk, through long distances.
Why does one need a car hauler?
Usually, car haulers are used to shipping new cars and another vehicle from the manufactures to the industry distributors. In rare cases, they are also used for collecting and transport old vehicle to scrap yards. Sometimes small car haulers may also be privately hired by car owners who are relocating and need their used car to be moved to the new destination through shipping rather than driving. They are also used when second hands cars are purchased from online dealers and have to be transported to the buyer’s location.
With the number of vehicles in all the above different categories being increased year by year, more and more companies have identified this as an area of prospective growth and started to provide special car hauling services. But the job and dealership is not as simple and easy. These transporting services hold a lot of responsibility. If the transported vehicle gets damaged or displaced by any chance, they are answerable to both the distributor and the customer.
What should you look for in a car hauler trailer?
If you are at the receiving end of the car hauling services, then here are a few points that you should look for in your hauler trailer.
Types of hauler
- Flatbed haulers: preferred for newer cars as the possibility of wear and tear is very less
- Two-wheel tow dollies: preferred for rough shipping of used cars as the cost is comparatively lower.
You can also choose if the trailer is going to be covered or uncovered and also the type of ramps they have.