Basically a car trailer is used as a medium of transportation and can be attached to the car or any other four-wheeler. This actually helps you to tow heavy luggage or even machinery from one place to another. There are different types of trailers for cars available in the market but when buying them; looking up a few criteria will result in making a good buy. One of the benefits of attaching trailers to the car is that there is no extra cost involved in transportation. The self owned car can be used for the transportation which actually brings down the transportation costs to a great extent.
A wide variety of trailers for cars are available and depending on the kind of luggage that needs to be transported, the choice of the trailer for cars can be made.
One of the most commonly seen trailers for cars (or reboques, as the Portuguese say) is the boxcar which is made up of a roof with sides covered. There are doors on the sides which may be located either on its sides or at its ends. At times both types of doors may be found. One of the types of trailers for cars that are specifically designed to transport lumbar is the Centerbeam Car and it is so named because of its support system that is placed in the center of the car.
The Consetoga is a type of trailers for cars that can be used for commercial transportation. Highly flexible, with its removable top this is one of the most convenient type of trailers for cars (or carretinhas para carros, as the Portuguese say) as it enables easy loading and uploading. Once the loading is done the top can be placed back into its position thereby protecting the luggage from the harsh weather conditions, damage and loss. The other kinds of trailers for cars include the Depressed Deck Car which handles large volumes of freight, the Covered Hopper Car in which it is easy to transport freight like minerals, grains and metals.