Trunk Mount

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

VW Passat Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Monday, September 24th, 2012

A family with a loaded trunk mount bike rack for the 1999 VW Jetta is heading up to the mountains for the day. I don't know about you, but what do you think about that low hanging wheel? Watch out for speed humps and signs that say "bump!"

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 ...

Bike Rack for Chrysler Lebaron

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

This is one of the more interesting pictures of trunk mount bike racks that I've seen in a while however it is quite effective as a method of bike transport on what I believe is an older Chrysler Lebaron.

VW Golf Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

I spotted this trunk mount bike rack on a VW Golf while leaving work. You can barely see it in the picture, although if you enlarge it you might be able to. Anyway, in busy traffic it was easy to catch up to it and snap a good picture. ...

Saturn Ion Bike Rack

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

Here I caught a picture on a rainy day of a trunk mount bike rack on a Saturn Ion. I was in rush hour traffic and couldn't get a close up picture, but if you enlarge it you should be able to see what a trunk mount will look ...

Trunk Mount Bike Racks

Monday, September 15th, 2008

Trunk Mount Bike Racks are everywhere. Some better quality than others. Some made out of wacky materials, like plastic or composites like some peoples decks are made out of. Some trunk mount bike racks are home made, some cost $500, but what is the best trunk mount bike rack? People ask ...

How not to mount your bike

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

In this picture we have a picture that I took of a bike rack for a Dodge Neon. Its a little dark, so you may want to click the on the picture for a larger image. Basically when I took this picture I was thinking "cool a bike rack ...

Toyota Camry Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

This bike rack was taken at my local super market. I believe the owner works there because it seems like it is always there. Why any one would leave their bike rack on their car all the time makes no sense to me unless they go for a ride ...

Toyota Matrix Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Click on the image for a larger picture of the Toyota Matrix with a Trunk Mount Bike Rack on it. This picture was taken whilst leaving from a ride in Raleigh. The model of this Matrix is actually an XR which gives you some upgrades from the standard Matrix. ...

Dodge Intrepid Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008

Took this picture while riding my bike down my local greenway. I managed to snap this while riding around the parking lot on my way home. It was quite difficult to get a good shot since I was moving about 15mph. As you can see the Dodge Intrepid is ...

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 ...

saris bones 2 bike trunk mount bike rack fit guide

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

I've posted links on this site for instruction manuals before. The Saris bones bike trunk mount bike rack is probably one of the most versatile bike racks out there. It fits most cars and the instruction booklet will guide you through the fitting easily. Check out Saris website to get ...

Honda Prelude Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Friday, January 18th, 2008

I believe this is a 96 or older Honda Prelude that has a trunk mount bike rack. Yakima is the brand of this one I believe. Its one of the cheaper ones, since it actually sits on the paint. Saris are slightly better than these and they fold up ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ford Focus Hatch Trunk Mount Bike Rack

Monday, December 17th, 2007

I took this picture whilst going down the road. Its a nice looking yellow ford focus hatch back with a trunk mount bike rack on it. I believe that this particular model of the focus is a ZX3. I'm not sure of the year it was made but I think ...

Good Biking Weather

Friday, December 14th, 2007

The weather for this time of year where I am located is outstanding. Its not too hot and not too cold, perfect for riding my bike. I am lucky because I live pretty close to a 8 mile stretch paved green way. I can ride to the green way but ...

Automobile bike rack

Friday, December 14th, 2007

Automobile bike racks are defined as any rack that mounts on an automobile. An automobile being a vehicle as in car, sedan, hatchback, coupe, wagon, crossover, SUV or truck. The most popular types of automobile bike racks are trunk mount, roof mount, hitch mount, spare tire mount and internal mount. Internal ...

Trunk Mount Bike Racks – Bike Racks For Cars

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

Trunk mounts, or boot mounts for our European counterparts are a great way to add a bike carrier to your car. They come in different shapes and sizes for different types of cars. Some are better than others. They are really good ways to transport your bike. They can detach, ...