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Thule 973002 BackPac Rear Mount Bike Carrier
The bike carrier for rear door mounting, mainly on vans, MPVs and SUVs. RRP $549.00 (included fitting kit) (to carry 2 bikes)
Please note that all prices exclude freight and fitting charges.
- The raised position of the carrier keeps the rear lights and number plate visible.
- Very stable and robust construction.
- With unique, detachable bike frame holders that can easily be removed, then returned in position after the bikes are loaded. A feature that makes loading of bikes faster and much more convenient. With rubber surface for protecting the bike frames. Fits all bike frames up to 80mm.
- Folds flat for easy storage and handling.
- With quick-release wheel straps for quick and convenient loading and unloading of bikes, adjustable for different wheel sizes up to 2.5 inches, the wheels are securely fastened.
- For this carrier it is possible to add optional adapters for transporting up to 3 bikes.
- Carries 2 bikes standard, 3 by adding adapter (973-23, RRP $152.00)
- One Key System compatible. With this accessory (544000, RRP $59.00) you can replace the locking cylinders for the bikes to use one and the same key for all your Thule products.
- To lock the 973002 to your vehicle please use (567000, RRP $45.00 https://www.thule.com.au/products/bike-carriers/thule-567000-lock-for-backpac-973002/
- This product does not have universal fit. Please click on https://www.thule.com.au/details.php?p_id=329&listid=2&slistid=&seo=Which_rear_mounted_bike_carrier_fits_my_car? for information related to specific car models.
- Fitting kits cost RRP $89.00 each (973-01 to 973-19).
- This product is not universal therefore Thule recommends that the dealer complete the initial optimisation and installation of this product.
|Load Capacity Bikes||2 (15kg per bike, total 45kg for a three bike set up)|
|Fits frame dimensions (mm)||22-80|
|Fits wheel dimensions||All|
|Locks bike to carrier|
|One Key System compatible|
|Miscellaneous||Placement of carrier does not cover rear lights or registration plate.|
|Load capacity (kg)||14 kg|
|Mounting of carrier||Fit kit required|
|Detachable frame holders|
|Wheel mounting on adjustable holders|
|Boot access with carrier/bikes mounted|