Monthly bike racks archive for August, 2012

Platform Bike Racks

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Ride on bike racks, also known as platform bike racks are the type of bike racks that are generally seen on the back of vehicles and front of public transport. The design is generally similar to roof mount bike racks where the bike is "ridden" or placed on the platform ...

Toyota Tacoma Roof Mounted Bike Rack

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

The Toyota Tacoma is a decent truck with good looks. More than capable of fitting bikes in the truck bed, you also have the ability to mount on a roof rack as this owner did. This rack has extended bars which if you decide to go this route has more ...

Subaru Impreza WRX roof bike rack

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

The Subaru Impreza WRX is a nice quick car. This one has the factory roof rack option installed and happens to have a single bike rack on top. Aftermarket bike trays will attach to most factory racks, just make sure before purchasing one. The WRX looks good with the roof ...

Mazda 3 Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Friday, August 17th, 2012

The Mazda 3 hatch is one of the cool hot hatches. I've always liked this design. This Mazda 3 sports a Saris Bones trunk bike rack that can be fully removed to keep the sporty looks. Where a roof rack is not affordable or desirable and for the occasional rider ...

Jeep Cherokee Hitch Bike Rack

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Here is a Jeep Cherokee Hitch bike Rack. It is a Yakima Double Down and fits snugly into the factory tow package hitch on the Cherokee. It'll hold two bikes with easy and minimal sway when installed properly. Personally, I'd have opted for a bigger capacity rack so that your ...

A Tripple Bike Rack. FJ Cruiser, Wranger and Forester

Friday, August 10th, 2012

Today we have a triple bike rack special. 3 cars, 3 racks. From left to right we have a Toyota FJ Cruiser, a Jeep Wrangler and a Subaru Forester. Both the FJ Cruiser and Jeep Wrangler are sporting spare tire mount bike racks while the Subaru Forester has a hitch ...

Ford Explorer Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Here we have what I believe is a new Ford Explorer Hitch Mount Bike Rack. I am unsure of what brand the rack is, but it looks like it may be the one that comes from Ford directly. When towing or using the hitch with the new explorer there ...

BikeRacked Updates

Monday, August 6th, 2012

Since I started this site a while back a lot has advanced in the bike rack world. New models of both vehicles and bike racks have appeared on the market. Some good, some bad and some classics designs remain the same because they're just about as good as they're going ...