10 Great Vehicle Transportation Options for Firearms
December 09, 2014
Many of us transport firearms in our vehicles every day. While these firearms are in transit we want to be sure they are protected against damage and theft. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 1.4 million firearms were stolen from 2005 to 2010, and many of those guns were taken from vehicles. It's vital, therefore, to transport your firearms in a manner that keeps the guns secured and out of the hands of criminals.
Growing up, gun racks mounted in pickup trucks were common, but today leaving your firearm in plain sight is risky because bold criminals are willing to risk arrest for the chance to make a few hundred dollars off a stolen firearm. Today's gun owner would be well advised to seek out a more secure method of transport. The good news is companies offer innovative products for transporting firearms securely at various price points. Here's a look at nine of our favorite vehicle transport options and what sets them apart in this growing market.