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Old 05-21-2020, 03:04 PM
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Trunk rack for bikes? 2016 X4 M40i

Has anyone tried trunk racks for bikes? I don't have a tow hitch and would prefer not to go down the roof rack route. Any tips? Looki g to transport 3 bikes.
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Old 05-21-2020, 03:48 PM
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"Trunk racks" are OK for K-Mart bikes laying atop one another. EVERYONE with a roof rack will wipe-off their bikes sooner than later. Well purpose built hitch racks are the only way to transport nice expensive bikes.

Yes, thirty years ago I had a 'trunk rack' while I had one Cannondale M400, my first bike as an adult. I had it and rode it for about a year while my custom Longbikes Vanguard was being built - maybe the only Vanguard design built by Greg Peek and Longbikes.
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Old 05-22-2020, 11:16 AM
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Following. We, too, would like recommendations for X4 trunk-mounted bike racks.
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