ShipCarsNow uses an efficient and robust transportation network to provide reliable, nationwide auto transport for businesses that ship cars.
Auto transportation is our business. ShipCarsNow offers business-to-business auto shipping* nationwide. We provide used car shippers with a robust and responsive vehicle delivery network to handle long distance and volume shipments. Our rail and truck resources across the U.S. enable auto shippers to lower transportation costs, reach more markets and improve profits. Our customers include auto manufacturers, wholesalers, upfitters, auctions, fleet managers, finance companies, rental car companies and used car dealers.
ShipCarsNow started business in 2006. ShipCarsNow is a subsidiary of Insight Network Logistics and part of the Union Pacific Corporation. Formed in 2006, ShipCarsNow was created to provide the used car and remarketing industries with cost-effective multimodal auto shipping services. We bring advanced logistics capabilities to the auto remarketing industry as a natural extension of their business model for new car distribution, through parent company Insight Network Logistics.
ShipCarsNow is a US DOT licensed transportation provider. We are a member of the Better Business Bureau Online and several industry associations, including the National Auto Auction Association and the International Auto Remarketers Alliance.
Drawing on over 100 years of transportation experience and a leader in the field of vehicle distribution, ShipCarsNow understands complex auto delivery networks, and delivers leading edge systems, processes and resources to manage them effectively
Glossary Of Auto Terms
Your selection of a car hauler partner to provide reliable, affordable and damage-free transport of your vehicles is an important decision. Use this glossary of auto transport terms to make a more informed and intelligent decision regarding the shipment of your vehicles...Read More
The following tips will help auto shippers minimize issues that might delay the car hauler in shipping car(s). ShipCarsNow, an auto transport company, is a trusted name and leader in auto transportation.
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A new generation of smart, customer-focused transport companies are making nationwide auto transport more convenient, safe and affordable than ever before...Read More
AUBURN HILLS, MI, Dec. 15, 2010 - ShipCarsNow, an auto transport company providing dealers and auto remarketers with nationwide and international transportation resources and technology, is passionate about superior customer service... Read More
AUBURN HILLS, MI, Dec. 14, 2010 -- ShipCarsNow announces special holiday rates for registered customers only...Read More
AUBURN HILLS, MI, November 8, 2010 -- ShipCarsNow is a gold sponsor of the 2010 National Remarketing Conference (NRC) Nov. 10 -12 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego...Read More
July 26, 2010 - Auburn Hills, MI – Union Pacific’s LEAD organization, which is short for Lead, Educate, Achieve, Develop: A Women's Initiative, is expanding their reach from their headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska, to the Motor City...Read More
Auburn Hills, MI [June 7, 2010] -- ShipCarsNow will show car dealers how to reduce their online trading auto transport costs during the 64th annual NIADA convention June 14-17 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Using multimodal rail and truck options, ShipCarsNow helps dealers lower their auto transportation expense, which in a time of high used car values and low supply enables dealers to source the cars they want and still maintain profit margins...Read More
Auburn Hills, MI, April 22, 2010 – ShipCarsNow today announced that it joined the SmartWaySM Transport Partnership, a innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry designed to significantly reduce greenhouse gases and air pollution...Read More
Auburn Hills, Mich., March 4, 2010 - ShipCarsNow, part of Union Pacific Corporation, is revolutionizing affordable, reliable damage-free nationwide auto transport for used car dealers, auto auctions, finance companies, and fleet operators...Read More
AUBURN HILLS, MI [March 1, 2010] Grandstaff, general manager of ShipCarsNow, is an authority on auto transportation for used vehicles. As part of the Conference of Automotive Remarketing, March 3-4, 2010, in Las Vegas, Grandstaff will speak to auto remarketing professionals about how auto transportation can be used to expand wholesale auto trading on the Internet...Read More
AUBURN HILLS, MI (2/15/2010) – A recent survey of used car dealers conducted by ShipCarsNow reveals key trends and confirms that as the supply of wholesale used vehicles tightens, auto dealers are increasingly turning to the internet to find inventory for their lots...Read More