Open auto transport is the most common form of transportation. In fact roughly 92% of all vehicles shipped utilize the method of open auto transport. Most open trucks running non-regional based routes will be 7-10 car haulers. The most utilized open transport is a 10 car carrier. These trucks can be up to 80 feet long, 14 feet high and 80 thousands pounds when fully loaded. Although there are smaller open trucks, they typically stick to routes within 300 miles of their home terminal. When receiving a quote from most companies in the industry you are being quoted based on open auto transport. Enclosed transport must be requested in order to get a quote for that service.