auto carrier railcar

(rail transportation) An enclosed or partly enclosed railroad car designed to transport motor vehicles from manufacturing plants and ocean transport facilities to regional distribution centers. Auto carrier railcars are the most efficient way to transport large numbers of automobiles long distances by land. Auto carriers feature adjustable decks that can be reconfigured as bi-level or tri-level to accommodate automotive industry model changes and different sized vehicles.

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