Roof Mount

Nissan Maxima Roof Bike Rack

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

Here we have a Nissan Maxima, if you look closely you can see that it has a roof rack, what you can't really make out is that there is a single bike tray on there. The low profile design of this rack (Fork Mount) shows that it can blend ...

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 ...

Ford F150 Camper Shell Bike Rack

Friday, December 7th, 2012

It's not everyday you see a camper shell bike rack. This F150 complete with "Silly Boys, Trucks are for Girls" sticker has a nice Thule Roof Rack fitted to the camper shell. The advantage to having a camper shell on your truck to prevent theft of items is also a ...

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 ...

Jeep Patriot Roof Rack for Bikes

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

Complete with Stickers this Jeep Patriot has a roof rack for bikes. The Jeep Patriot Factory Roof Rack comes with side rails. The cross bars are round that will fit accessories from many manufacturers. The Crossroads Railing Rack from Thule or the "RailGrab" system from Yakima will increase the ...

Thule Roof Rack Bikes Mounted

Friday, November 16th, 2012

This post for a change does not feature a vehicle, but rather a Thule Roof Rack. with two bikes on top, a Specialized and a Schwinn Le-Tour. The way the Thule system works is you buy feet which are compatible with a number of vehicles and then with some systems ...

VW Golf Roof Mount Bike Rack

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

An alternative to the VW Golf Trunk mount bike rack is to mount your bikes on the roof. The roof rack option is more of a permanent solution as it is harder to install and remove, so you'll be more likely to leave it on. Both the trunk mount and ...

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 ...

Honda CRV Bike Rack

Monday, May 31st, 2010

The Honda CRV is a versatile little SUV that packs a punch and gets great gas mileage. Adding a bike rack to the Honda CRV is a snap. Options are trunk mount, hitch mount, roof mount bike racks and if your CRV has one, a spare tire mount bike ...

Chevrolet Cavalier Bike Rack

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

What do you get when you try to take a picture of a Chevrolet Cavalier with a Bike Rack. Apparently, the answer is a picture that's slightly skewed. This I believe 2001 or newer Cavalier has a bike roof rack on top with the Yakima fairing. You can probably safely ...

Saturn Vue Bike Rack

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

One of the cars I was looking at before I decided what I wanted was a Saturn Vue. Bike rack options for the Saturn Vue are roof mount, hitch mount and some trunk mounts. The bike rack on this Saturn Vue is a roof mount for a single bike. ...

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, ...

Camper Bike Rack

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

The picture to the left is somewhat like I imagined the pop up camper bike rack to be like. The way this differs is, its actually a fully functional roof rack system. Instead of attaching a bike rack to the hitch, or mounting right to the top of the ...

Toyota Sequoia Roof Mount Bike Rack

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

I must admit that I have a bit of a thing for black vehicles. I don't know what it is, but some how they just seem to look better than the exact same vehicle in a different color. This Toyota Sequoia has a roof mounted bike rack and is a ...

Saab Bike Rack

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

I had a hard time choosing which photo to post today until I saw the thumbnail of this Saab. When I saw this car It screamed cool. I think the car is a 2000 93, 2.0 Turbo, but please correct me if I'm wrong. The roof rack on this Saab ...

Honda Pilot Roof Mounted Bike Rack

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

The Honda Pilot really is a versatile car. Its personally not for me but this picture goes to show the capabilities of this car. The roof rack system on this Honda Pilot has easily enough room for four bikes. In my opinion the bars hang over the edge just ...

Older Toyota Corolla Roof Mounted Bike Rack

Sunday, May 25th, 2008

I took this picture a while back. Basically its an older Toyota Corolla with a roof mounted bike rack setup. I don't exactly know the year of this model but my guess would be 1980's or possibly very early 90's. Its quite a nice rack that should be able ...

Nissan Altima Roof Mounted Bike Rack

Sunday, April 20th, 2008

I've had this picture of a Nissan Altima with a roof mounted bike rack for a little while. This is your basic roof mount bike rack setup. I can't tell you the year of this Altima because I don't exactly know but my guess would be 90's to 2000's. I ...

Toyota Corolla Roof Mount Bike Rack

Friday, April 11th, 2008

  Here are two pictures of the same Toyota Corolla with a roof mounted bike rack. I've always liked the Toyota Corolla and this model looks really nice. Good color too. Anyway back to the point of this post. This is what a roof mounted bike rack on a Toyota Corolla ...

Saturn L-Series Bike Rack

Saturday, March 1st, 2008

I snapped this picture of a car that was for sale with a Yakima Roof Rack. Its either a High Roller or the King Cobra mount. I called the number on the car to see if they would be interested in selling the rack but I could not get through. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Large Family Bike Transportation

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Bike transportation for one or two people can be a pain. Now imaging trying to transport bikes around for a large family. I was watching a TV show where a family had a lot of kids. Now I imagine at some time it would be nice if they could borrow ...