Thule Hitch Mount Bike Carrier Vertex XT - 5 Bike
Protection - Transport your bikes with care. The Thule Vertex XT 5 bike hitch rack combines convenience and style. The Vertex XT features new Hold Fast Cradles that cushion the shock of the road. The Vertex XT bike rack also has patented Anti-Sway Cages to limit swing and bike-to-bike contact. Arched arms and taller mast height provide greater ground to bike clearance.
Convenience - Vertex XT 5 bike hitch rack comes assembled and is easy to install. Pull on the lower Hitch Switch, lower the stinger and tighten. Slide the stinger into the receiver and secure. Lift the upper Hitch Switch and raise the bike arms until they click in place. The rack is ready for use. Once installed the arched arms can be folded down when not in use, and the rack tilts away from the vehicle for trunk or tailgate access.
Security - Secure your bikes with the heavy-duty integrated cable lock with the bike rack is in use. The cable lock can be stored out or sight when the rack is not in use.
Optional - The Snug-Tite receiver lock (sold separately) eliminates hitch rack movement and locks the rack securely to your vehicle.
- Fits only 2 inch receivers.
- Maximum weight: 150 lbs.
- Stowed Height: 37.04 inches.
- Extended length: 41.39 inches.
- Stowed length: 13.96 inches.
- Distance between arms: 11 inches.