Our associates are our most important asset, and they are the driving force behind our company motto, "We Do It Better!" Our drivers will tell you that our fun, family atmosphere and commitment to excellence are what set us apart from the competition. But don't take our word for it - see for yourself!
Auto-transport company Southeast Transportation Systems, Inc. (STS) was established in 2000 to better serve Toyota dealerships in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina and South Carolina. We operate out of a state-of-the-art 21,500-square-foot facility in Jacksonville, FL, which includes a comfortable and welcoming driver lounge, complete service shop, truck wash, fuel island and more. STS is part of Southeast Toyota Distributors, a division of JM Family Enterprises, Inc. and the world’s largest independent distributor of Toyotas. The company was established in 1968 when Jim Moran partnered with Toyota Motor Sales to help expand the automaker’s presence in the U.S. market. Today, Southeast Toyota distributes vehicles, parts and accessories to 176 independent Toyota dealerships in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and North and South Carolina. Vehicles manufactured in North America and Japan are processed at the company’s facilities in Jacksonville, FL, and Commerce, GA. Southeast Toyota also supports dealers through regional sales and marketing, customer service, accessory development and sales, fleet sales, and transportation and logistics.
Our fleet of 95 trucks and team of more than 100 exceptional associates transport vehicles from Southeast Toyota Distributors' vehicle processing centers in Jacksonville, FL and Commerce, GA. In 2016, STS transported over 182,000 Toyota vehicles.
What we do today has an impact on our world tomorrow. We believe it's important to focus on ways be an environmentally sustainable organization. Our average fuel economy is 5.28 miles per gallon compared to our partners who average 5.01 miles per gallon. In 2013, STS was honored with a SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. We were recognized as an industry leader in environmental performance, energy efficiency and reducing our overall carbon footprint. STS was the only automobile carrier in the United States to receive a SmartWay Excellence Award in the auto segment.