FastTrackRacks logo Bike Racks | Bike Carriers, Page 3

Shopping Cart | My Account | Need Help?

The Inside Track Blog

Product Selection Guides

Questions? Ask Us

866-403-8505   
Testimonials
I have NEVER seen such service from anyone. I will do business with you again. A hug to you for your time and all the information.
- Helen R.
Home > Bike Racks

Bike Racks

Bike Racks

Whether you have an RV or small sedan, we have a number of solutions for transporting your bikes on your vehicle.

Choosing a bike carrier can be a lot of work, particularly if you aren't sure which style will work best for you. To help with your purchasing decision we have divided bike racks into four main categories. For additional help selecting a bike rack, we've put together a Bike Rack Basics guide to address some of the key considerations of selecting a bike carrier as well as a helpful comparison table.


CATEGORIES
Bike Rack Packages  
  • Everything you need!
  • Base racks and bike racks combined
  • Fits for all vehicles


Hitch Bike Racks  
  • Carry up to 5 bikes
  • Requires trailer hitch
  • Mast, wheel mount, and swingaway racks


Roof Bike Racks  
  • Carry 1 bike per rack
  • Requires base rack
  • Wheel and fork mount racks
  • Fits for all vehicles


Trunk Mount Bike Racks  
  • Carry up to 4 bikes
  • Require a clear trunk
  • Great versatility and value
  • Fits most cars and SUVs


< Prev Next >
Products 25-31 of 31
Rhino Rack Fork Mount Bike Carrier, Short Tray, 2 piece
Rhino Rack Fork Mount Bike Carrier, Short Tray, 2 piece
  • Strong yet ultra light alloy
  • Bar gap greater than 34 in.
  • 2-piece design
  • Fits Rhino Aero bars

Retail: $139.00
Price: $129.00

Rhino Rack Hitch Mount 4 Bike Carrier
Rhino Rack Hitch Mount 4 Bike Carrier
  • Fits a 2" hitch receiver
  • Carries up to 4 bikes
  • Locking hitch pin
  • Tilt away function

Retail: $239.00
Price: $219.00

Rhino Rack Key Locking Skewer (RKLS)
Rhino Rack Key Locking Skewer (RKLS)
  • Strong, durable materials
  • Use with Quick Release Bike Carrier and Fork Mount Bike Carrier

Retail: $69.00
Price: $49.00

Rhino Rack MountainTrail Universal Fork Mount Bike Carrier
Rhino Rack MountainTrail Universal Fork Mount Bike Carrier
  • Fits ALL crossbars
  • Disc and standard brake systems
  • Crossbar and bike locks

Retail: $179.00
Price: $159.00

Rhino Rack Rear Wheel Bike Carrier (RSWBC)
Rhino Rack Rear Wheel Bike Carrier (RSWBC)
  • Holds 2 bikes
  • Soft rubber cradles
  • Thick rubber straps
  • 2 tie down straps

Retail: $179.00
Price: $159.00

StowAway bike rack on a blue vehicle
StowAway Bike Rack
  • Carries 4 bikes
  • Frame swings out for access to your vehicle
  • SwingAway frame can be used for cargo box or rack


Price: $399.00

StowAway SwingAway frame cargo and bike rack grayed out vehicle
StowAway Bike & Cargo Rack
  • Carry your bikes plus gear
  • SwingAway frame for access to your vehicle
  • Includes 53" x 25" x 5" cargo rack


Price: $549.00

< Prev Next >
Products 25-31 of 31

Bike Rack Styles

  • Hitch Bike Racks - Most common bike rack. This option requires trailer hitch, which can cost $140 to $200 if you don't have already have one. Will hold up to 5 bikes and most models either tilt down or swing out for access to the rear of your vehicle.
  • Roof Bike Racks - Good option for small cars. This option mounts to a roof base rack which will cost $250 to $400 if you don't already have one installed. Offered in a fork mount style with the front wheel removed and an upright style with the wheels on the bike.
  • Trunk Mount Bike Racks - Lowest cost option. Requiring nothing but a clear trunk, this option starts as low as $59.00. Carries up to 4 bikes.There are also options for carrying your bike on a rear mounted spare tire.

In order to help you determine which bike rack will work best for you, we have developed a helpful side-by-side comparison table which illustrates the 7 key considerations of each bike rack category.

BIKE RACK COMPARISON CHART

7 Key Considerations

Roof Bike Racks
Hitch Bike Racks
Trunk Bike Racks

Capacity

1 bike per rack

Up to 5 bikes per rack

Up to 4 bike per rack

Mounting

Factory or aftermarket roof crossbars

1.25" or 2" receiver hitch

Trunks, rear hatches, or spare tires

Ease of Loading

Medium-Difficult

Easy-Medium

Easy-Medium

Rear Vehicle Access

Yes

Most models

No

Mileage

Increased wind drag may have an affect on gas mileage

Little to no affect

Little to no affect

Safety

Increased vehicle height may cause clearance issues

Increased vehicle length may affect vehicle handling

Increased vehicle length may affect vehicle handling

Price

$60-$179

$120-$232

$59-$135