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Wisconsin auto transportation options

Wisconsin derived its name from the Wisconsin River. The name is actually an anglicized version of the French word Ouisconsin. The largest city in the State of Wisconsin is Milwaukee however the capital is Madison.

When moving to Wisconsin one of the issues you will have to face is how to best move your car. If you are moving to Wisconsin from a far away state if may be tiring to drive your car all the way. If you have more than one car to move, then you will have a greater challenge.

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One of the options you will have when moving to Wisconsin is to sell your car. This may make the load lighter and eliminate the need for movers. Additionally, each state has auto emission requirements that your car has to pass before you can keep it.

In this case one of the things you will need to do is call the Wisconsin Motor Vehicle office and ask certain questions prior to contracting an auto shipping company to transport your car. These will include what tests your car will have to pass and how much the tests cost.

Other questions to ask about moving to Wisconsin with your car is if there is any impending legislation that could make your car obsolete or new laws that make the taxes on certain makes and models higher.

If you decide to take your car when moving to Wisconsin you will have to decide whether you will move the car along with other household goods using one of the moving companies in Wisconsin or contract an auto shipping company.

If you decide to move your car along with your other household goods you may be able to load your car on the truck or tow it along. You will need to find out what options are offered by the top movers in WI on car transportation first. Most moving companies in Wisconsin will likely charge by distance, time and weight because it is a heavy item.

The best option however is to use an auto shipping company as this is their specialty. They can ship your car, motorcycle and boat on a truck that can be either enclosed or open.

An auto shipping company will give you a quote based on your specific situation and needs. This will depend on the distance they will travel, the make of your car, weight and size, operating condition, insurance coverage they provide and other services they provide in moving to Wisconsin.

There are several ways by which you can save money when moving to Wisconsin and using an auto shipping company to transport your car. These include using terminal to terminal services instead or door to door.

Another money saving option of transporting your car when moving to Wisconsin is to have a friend or relative drive your car. This can save you hundreds of dollars when compared to using an auto shipping company but requires that you have a willing driver available to assist.

Major Cities in Wisconsin

Appleton | Beloit | Brookfield | Burlington | Chippewa Falls | De Pere | Eau Claire | Fond Du Lac | Franklin | Green Bay | Janesville | Kenosha | La Crosse | Madison | Manitowoc | Marshfield | Menasha | Menomonee Falls | Milwaukee | Neenah | New Berlin | Oak Creek | Oconomowoc | Oshkosh | Pewaukee | Racine | Sheboygan | Stevens Point | Sun Prairie | Superior | Watertown | Waukesha | Wausau | West Bend | Wisconsin Rapids |

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