Cycle Rack / July 21, 2018 / Avelaine Labrecque
You have to select the best one on the basis of certain important factors. These important factors include number of bikes you are taking on the truck and the model of your truck. Select the best one as per your requirements and utility. There are many different types of racks which are available. The varieties of the racks that are best for the Flatbed racks spare tire mounted rack foe roof mounted rack and hitch mounted rack. You can attach the bike rack either on the top or on the backside. The decision for attaching the rack should be finalized taking the safety as the important factor. The most popular option for the pick-up truck is the flat bed rack.
Sometimes companies will release codes that if you enter then in when making an online purchase you will get your product for a reduced price. When looking for bike racks for cars you will need to think about how often you will plan on using it. If you plan on using it a lot a more permanent rack might be a better solution. If your use will be infrequent a removable trunk rack might be the best solution. You will also need to consider how many bicycles you want to transport most trunk mounted bike racks will only hold two or three bikes. Do you want to be able to use the rack on several different vehicles or will the rack be used on one vehicle only? If the answer is more than one vehicle the trunk mounted rack is probably the best option because of the ease of taking it on and off a vehicle.
Hitch Mount Bike Racks Hitch mount bike racks are becoming increasingly popular today-even with serious cyclists. There are some designs that swing out of the way so you can access the rear entry areas of your vehicle. One company has a design that serves a dual function. It can be taken off quickly and used as a bike storage rack in your home or apartment or work. Of course you need a hitch receiver on your vehicle to use this type of bike carrier It must be either 2 inch or 1.25 inch. The benefits of hitch racks are similar to the trunk versions-better protection and increased gas mileage.