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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-08-2010, 02:56 PM Thread Starter
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Bike shipping company suggestions

My relocation package allows me to expense the cost of shipping my 2 motorcycles ('03 Hayabusa & '01 Honda Shadow Sabre) from the Chicago west suburbs to Olathe (KS), just southwest of KC. Anybody have any recommendations for a good company for this? Would prefer a company that ships bikes exclusively. Thanks!

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Damn, you should have asked a week and a half ago... I just drove down there with my trailer, with open space....

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http://www.motorcycleshippers.com/

First link that came up on google. If the company is paying for it I would probably go with a specialist like this instead of forward air.

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there is a thing like ebay for shipping with ratings etc.
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I've dealt with these two to ship Harley's:

www.ShipMyBike.com

www.fedex.com

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For the record, I have decided to go with www.sportsassociated.com. Super nice guys, work with transporting for the IMS shows and many others. Specially designed big ass semi trailers, showed up at my door and allowed me to pick the time(s) for pickup/delivery. Reasonable based on others I called. Bikes to arrive Monday around lunch time. Woo hoo!

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I had real good luck with Federal Transport. They got my bike to LA with absolutely no hassles, and an AMA member discount as well. www.funtransport.com

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