Boxcar of model 11-287 is used for transportation automobiles from the manufacturer to the buyer. Automobiles are to be placed on both lower and upper decks and secured with wheel chocks. The carbody is designed for handling automobiles and protecting them from being damage and stolen. The floors are made of channeled sheet steel. Sides have framed metal grids for light and exhaust ventilation when loading or unloading automobiles. Crossover bridge plates are suitable for automobile travel from one car into another.