Car Shipping: A General Term
Car shipping is a broad phrase that encompasses various methods of transporting a vehicle, including both open and enclosed options. It refers to the entire industry of moving cars, motorcycles, trucks, or other vehicles from point A to point B. Car shipping services can include domestic or international routes, depending on the provider's capabilities.
Open Car Auto Transport: A Specific Type of Car Shipping
Open car auto transport' is a specific type of car shipping. It involves transporting vehicles on an open trailer, exposed to the elements. This method is often more affordable and widely available compared to enclosed transport. However, it may not be suitable for high-end or antique cars, as they could be more susceptible to damage from weather or road debris.