Monthly bike racks archive for October, 2012

Ford Expedition Trunk Mount Bike

Monday, October 29th, 2012

An unusual Ford Expedition trunk mount bike rack since the Expedition should come with a hitch. I say unusual but in reality it is probably a smart choice. By buying the Saris Bones bike rack this owner can choose which vehicle they want to mount it to since the Bones ...

VW Beetle Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Today we have a VW Beetle Trunk Mount Bike Rack picture, the first VW Beetle I've featured on this site. While a Saris Bones bike rack does fit on the beetle there are other options available like this owner chose. The unusual shape of the trunk can make mounting ...

DIY Apartment Bike Storage

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

[gallery] This is my long awaited post about the DIY apartment bike storage solution I made while obviously living in my apartment. After moving out of the condo with the DIY Bike Hoist setup and into this apartment I needed space to keep all my bikes. The pictures were taken with ...

Ford Explorer Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

My dad owned an older Ford Explorer 4x4 with the Tow package. I never used it to carry bikes just to tow a boat and in snow, but if I had to I would certainly choose a hitch mount. If I needed to tow the boat and carry bikes ...

Toyota Corolla Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Every time I say Corolla I think of Weird Al and the "My Corolla" song for some reason, even if he didn't write it. This Toyota Corolla has a non descriptive trunk mount bike rack that is capable of holding a couple of bikes. The issue with department store bike ...

Hyundai Santa Fe Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

This Hyundai Santa Fe hitch mount bike rack picture was taken on a rainy trip to the beach. Following the beach trend for small SUV's it also has the giant roof mount box on top allowing extra capacity for beach gear. This rack is an inexpensive two bike carrier. ...

Honda Element Roof Mount Bike Rack

Friday, October 5th, 2012

I test drove a Honda Element once, having owned a few Honda's I decided to go against it, since for a large vehicle I thought it should have more seating capacity than four however it was pretty versatile and can see the appeal. This Honda Element has a great ...

Hilton Head Bike Rentals

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Staying on the Hilton Head topic, if you don't load up your bikes when you visit, you can rent cruisers. There are a few places that vary in price depending on length and pickup options. I've rented a few times and had good luck with Hilton Head Outfitters, their bikes ...