Hit the road with ease and bring your bikes along for the ride with the durable and convenient Car Racks from North Sports, a must-have within our Cycle Essentials offerings. Our Car Racks collection is designed to suit any cyclist and vehicle, ensuring that your bikes are transported safely and securely wherever your adventures lead you. Featuring a range of roof, hitch, and trunk-mounted racks from the industry’s most trusted brands, we deliver solutions that cater to all your transportation needs.
Each car rack in our selection boasts robust construction, ease of installation, and versatile carrying capabilities. Whether you're a solo rider or a group of enthusiasts, our car racks accommodate different bike sizes and quantities with adjustable straps and locking systems for theft prevention. With aerodynamic and lightweight designs, our car racks minimise drag and noise, ensuring an efficient journey.
Choose North Sports for a car rack that seamlessly integrates with your vehicle and lifestyle, transforming every trip into a biking opportunity. Shop with us today for car racks that are as ready for adventure as you are, guaranteeing that your bikes arrive in pristine condition.
Frequently Asked Questions About Car Racks
How do I choose the right car rack for my vehicle?
The right car rack depends on your vehicle type, the number of bikes you want to transport, and your personal loading preference. Roof racks are versatile and leave trunk access clear, hitch racks are easy to load and can carry several bikes, and trunk racks are generally more economical and easier to store when not in use.
Are car racks easy to install?
Many modern car racks are designed with user-friendly installation in mind. Hitch-mounted racks can typically be slotted into the hitch receiver with minimal effort. Roof and trunk racks may require more setup but usually come with clear instructions and can often be installed without professional help.
Can I lock my bikes to the car rack?
Yes, many car racks come with integrated locks to secure your bikes to the rack. If your rack does not have a built-in lock, you can purchase a compatible locking cable or a separate bike lock for added security.
Will a car rack damage my car?
If installed and used correctly, car racks should not damage your car. Padding and protective coatings are typically used to protect your vehicle's finish. Always ensure that the rack is properly fitted and that the load is within the recommended weight limit.
Can I open my trunk with the bikes on a trunk-mounted rack?
Generally, it is not recommended to open your trunk with bikes loaded on a trunk-mounted rack, as this can cause damage to your vehicle, the rack, or the bikes. Some racks have tilting features for rear vehicle access, so consider this feature if trunk access is a priority.