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List of Small Business Ideas for Auto Enthusiasts, Bikers, Boaters, and Other Vehicle Lovers

Updated on July 1, 2011

If you love cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles, ATVs, bikes, carriages, or other vehicles, there are many small business opportunities you can start to make money doing something you love.

Whether you've always wanted to start your own business or you're out of work and looking for alternative ways to make a living, here is a big list of small business ideas to inspire you:

There Are Plenty of Small Business Opportunities in Transportation, From This...


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And Everything In Between!


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  • car wash
  • car repair
  • custom car art
  • automotive detailing service
  • auto painting or paint touch up service
  • glass tinting service
  • car inspection service
  • auto maintenance lessons
  • towing service
  • biodiesel production
  • carpool service
  • car sharing service
  • used auto parts sales
  • used car sales
  • car storage
  • auto tours
  • antique car rental
  • limousine service
  • taxi service
  • valet service
  • luxury car rentals
  • car review blog
  • RV rentals
  • used RV sales
  • RV campground
  • auto campground
  • electric scooter rentals
  • moving service
  • trucking company
  • motorcycle sales
  • motorcycle repair
  • motorcycle rental
  • bicycle repair
  • bicycle rentals
  • cycling tours
  • unicycle lessons
  • boat charters or rentals
  • boat storage
  • used boat sales
  • boating lessons
  • guided kayak/canoe tours
  • kayak/canoe rentals
  • paddleboat rentals
  • water taxi
  • gondola tours
  • ATV rentals
  • used ATV sales
  • ATV repair
  • ATV park
  • snowmobile rentals
  • hayrack rides
  • carriage rides
  • sleigh rides
  • stagecoach rides
  • logging horses
  • plow horses
  • pack horses
  • trail rides
  • training draft horses
  • training carriage horses
  • training mules
  • training oxen
  • carriage making
  • harness making
  • harness repair
  • blacksmith
  • sled dogs
  • sledding equipment
  • sledding tours


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    • Hello, hello, profile image

      Hello, hello, 

      10 years ago from London, UK

      Thank you for those reat ideas.


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