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Kuat Bike Racks

Sunday, October 6th, 2013

K√ľat Racks is a fairly new company when it comes to bike racks. Based out of Springfield MO, Kuat designs bike racks and other products for bikers. What makes their products appeal to cyclists, is they are designed by cyclists, they also innovate with new ideas and support the biking ...

Bike Rack for Christmas

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Now is a good time to think about buying a bike rack for a Christmas present for your beloved biker. This post will guide you in buying one that your biker will enjoy. When looking at bike racks, it is important not to buy the cheapest one. The last thing you ...

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 ...

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. ...

Dodge Caravan Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Taking a page out of neat bike rack setups, this is a Dodge Caravan (or Chrysler Voyager) I can't tell that you can tell the family means business. Taken on the same trip as the best bike rack for ford escape you can tell people that visit Hilton Head ...

Volvo Wagon Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

This is the Volvo 240 wagon that the Volvo XC70 replaced. It has a hitch installed with a Yakima Double Down on it. While the double down is a good choice bike rack, I'd go with a larger capacity one if possible, for an extra $50 you can get ...

Best Rack Setup for Ford Escape

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

This has to be the best setup I've seen in a while, it is an older ford escape with a hitch mount bike rack, but it also has a roof rack with a cargo basket on. In this picture the bike rack is in the forward tilt position and ...

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 ...

Ford F150 Truck Bike Rack

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

The 150 by Ford is a nice truck. Many people who have the F150 put their bikes in the bed however if you wish to buy a bike rack for an F150 my suggestion would be a hitch mount. The bike rack on the Ford F150 pictured is the ...

Honda Insight Bike Rack

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

The Honda Insight definitely has distinctive looks, which some love but most hate. I'm not a big particular fan of the looks, but am a fan of the technology it uses and the fact that they will be releasing a better looking 2010 Honda Insight. So, how do you ...

VW bike racks

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

I remember taking this picture quite well as it was a challenge to get both cars in the picture. I remember seing the bike rack behind me and trying to figure out how I could take the picture. As I looked in my side mirror I saw the cabriolet pass, ...

Jeep Cheroke Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

This picture was taken in the dark. I believe I was parked at the time because of the angle it was taken at. It demonstrates what a hitch mount bike rack looks like on the Jeep Cheroke. It is possible that I am mis-spelling the word since the spell ...

Subaru Impreza Bike Rack

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

I love Subaru's for many reasons. I believe that they are great cars for the great out doors. When I was looking at purchasing one the sales man told me that there are more Subaru's with higher mileage on the road than any other vehicle. I don't know if thats ...

Toyota Tundra Bike Rack

Wednesday, February 13th, 2008

This is a picture of a hitch mount bike rack on a Toyota Tundra. You can fit bikes in the bed of these trucks, they are huge! But if you have a cover on your truck bed (like this one does) you will probably want a hitch mount rack. If ...

Bike Rack GMC Suburban

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

This is a picture I took of a GMC Suburban with a hitch mount bike rack. You can hardly see it in the picture but it is just your basic Yakima Hitch Mount bike rack. I was on my way to an office when I took this picture and ...

Toyota Sequoia Hitch Mount Bike Rack

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

This is an older picture I took of a hitch mount bike rack on a Toyota Sequoia. It was had just rained this day but it was a great day for biking since the weather was a little warmer from the heat kept in by the clouds. This particular ...

Ford Windstar Bike Rack

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Here we have a picture of a bike rack on a Ford Windstar. It is the Yakima four bike Swing bike rack. It swings out to let you open the hatch, perfect for the type of vehicle its on. The roof line of mini vans is high, so the best ...

Suzuki SX4 Bike Rack

Saturday, January 5th, 2008

A car I noticed the other day that I thought was pretty sharp looking and must get great gas mileage is the Suzuki SX4. Bike Rack choices for this car are quite easy. You can get a trunk mount, hitch mount or a roof mount. I'm not sure about internal ...

Homemade or home made?

Friday, January 4th, 2008

According to the ct.gov here is the definition of home made: The use of the terms "homemade" or "home made," or other similar terms, is limited to those products actually manufactured in the home and under conditions which normally prevail in the home. This is related to food, but is ...

Dirt Bike Rack

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008

This is a dirt bike rack that I managed to snag a picture of on Christmas while driving down the interstate. I snapped it a bit late so I didn't get how the bikes were mounted (That and the camera is bad). The truck is a Ford F150 which has ...

Pop up camper bike rack

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

I stand corrected on my post about camper bike racks. Apparently there is a difference between a camper and the pop up type of camper that I was thinking of. I made the plans for a pop up camper, not a conventional. Take a read of that post if you ...

Mercury Bike Rack

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007

This Is some sort of mercury with a bike rack. Ford Crown Victoria I believe is the competing model of this one. Since the owner of this car had a convertible a roof mount might not have been a good idea. I actually know the owner of this car and ...

Bike Rack Thule Revolver

Saturday, December 15th, 2007

Other than beer, glass wear, or a fictional planet in start wars Thule is a great company that makes all kinds of great products such as bike racks. Thule also makes trailers, snow chains, towing systems, and all sorts of organizing products. I think they are one of the best ...