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Yakima SwingDaddy Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV, we're test fitting the Yakima SwingDaddy. This is a swing-away style folding 4-bike rack. It's been designed for use in 2-inch hitches. The part number on it is Y02464. The SwingDaddy has a great feature, is that it's a swing-away. We offer several different racks of this style. This is my personal favorite, very easy to operate.



Yakima RidgeBack Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV we're test fitting the Yakima RidgeBack. This is a folding, tilting 4-bike rack. They've designed it so we can use it with an 1-1/4" or with 2" hitches. Part number on it is Y02458. Now the RidgeBack uses three cradle straps and three cradles to hold our bike in place, two here on top for the frame, then also an anti-sway here in the rear. It does a real good job of holding it in place, prevents that bike moving back and forth.



Kuat NV Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV, we're testing the Kuat NV. This is a platform style folding and tilting 2-bike rack. It's been designed for use with 2-inch hitches. The part number in the black and chrome is N105. We also have a really nice .. My favorite color, the gun-metal gray and orange.



Inno Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV we're test fitting the Inno Tire Hold. This is a platform-style 3-bike rack. It's been designed for use with 1-1/4" or 2" hitches. The part number on it is INH305-306. The Tire Hold has a lot of great features about it, one of them being its ability to tilt away from the vehicle even with the bike loaded. Lever right down here, we'll pull on that, allow that to tilt on away.



Yakima HoldUp Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV, we're test fitting the Yakima Holdup. This is a platform-style, two-bike rack, designed to fold away from the vehicle and also fold up to the vehicle. The part number on it, Y02443. This has been designed for use in 2-inch hitches, and it uses a series of cradles and a front wheel hook. Holds the bike in place with no frame contact. Not even room contact, except for a small cam-buckle strap here near the rear.



Swagman Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CR-V we're test fitting the Swagman Dispatch. This is a platform style 2 bike rack. It's rated for use with RV's and it's designed for use in 2" hitches, part number on it is S64684. Dispatch is going to use front and rear wheel cradles and a frame hook to hold our bikes in place. These are nice, sturdy, metal wheel cradles on each side. Each one of them are going to have a cam buckle strap. Just push in the lever and pull the strap on out and that's going to release it for you.



SportRack Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2014 Honda CRV we're test fitting the SportRack Ridge Swing. This is a swing-away-style 4-bike rack. Been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is SR2415. Now first and foremost, the swing-away feature. Let's take a look at that.



Swagman Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Swagman Original. This is a tilt away style four bike rack. It's been designed with the 2" ball mount included. Part number is S64675. Now as far as the rack capacity up here full four bikes. We've got a cradle indent location in the top here.



Yakima SwingDaddy Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CRV we're test fitting the Yakima SwingDaddy. This is a swing-away-style 4-bike rack. Part number on it is Y02464. Now first and foremost, that swing-away function is something everybody wants to see. Basically, the way it works, we're going to unscrew the block t-handle here on the front, lift the read triangle-shaped knob, and start swinging this out and away from our vehicle. We pivot this joint so that little knob clicks back into place and we'll continue to bring it on out away from the vehicle until we see our little knob right here tip up.



Yakima RidgeBack Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CRV we're test fitting the Yakima RidgeBack. This is a 4-bike rack folding and tilting rack. It's been designed for use with 1-1/4" or with 2" hitches. Part number on it is Y02458. Now the RidgeBack is going to use three straps to hold our bike in place. We've got two right up here for the top of the frame.



Thule Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CRV we're taking a look at the thule vertex swing. This is a swing away style for bike racks. It's been designed for use in two inch hitches, the part number on it is TH9031. Cool thing about the rack to start we're going to have a built in cable lock right up here in the mast. We can bring that in, plugs in right here in the back there's a small slot, then it's locked using a thule one key tumbler. When not in use we remove it and tuck it back down there in the mast until we need it later. Now probably the biggest thing you really want to see here is going to be the swing away option and how it works.





Detail K2 20x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV we're going to be a test-fit on the Detail K2. Now this is a folding cargo carrier, 20 by 60 are it's measurements, designed for use in 2-inch hitches. Part number on it is K2HCC602. The carrier is going to offer us a 500 weight capacity so it really takes care of good loads. We've got 100 pounds that we've loaded on here today. As you can see there's a little flexibility, a little movement in the carrier.



Curt 24x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CR-V, we're taking a look and doing a test fit of the 24 x 60 Curt Folding Cargo Carrier. Now they've designed this for use in 2-inch hitches. It offers a 500-pound weight capacity. Part number on it is C18153. We put 100 pounds in it here, just to kind of simulate what a load would do as you're kind of going down the road with it. It's pretty common to see some of that movement with a pinning clip-style connection.



Swagman Semi Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CRV, we're test fitting the Swagman Semi 2.0. This is platform-style folding and tilting 2-bike rack, designed for use with 1-1/4" or with 2" hitches. Part number on it is S64685. First and foremost, great fold-away option, even with the bike loaded. Pull up the gray lever right here on the front. See how that's going to tilt down and away from our vehicle. If I grab the right handle I'll show you it's going to give you good access to get into the cargo area, get anything in or out that you might want.



Swagman Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CRV we're test fitting the Swagman dispatch. As you can see, it's a platform-style 2-bike rack. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is S64684. Now the Dispatch is a fixed rack. It holds our bikes in place using one front wheel strap and cradle, a rear wheel strap and cradle, and also a frame hook.





Kuat NV Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2015 Honda CR-V, we're test fitting the Kuat NV. This is a platform-style folding and tilting two-bike rack. It's been designed for use in two-inch hitches. The part number of it in the black and chrome is N105, and the gun metal gray and orange, which I like the best, that part number is N101. Now the Kuat's going to use a series of wheel hooks, cradles, and straps to hold our bike in place without ever making contact with the frame. Really nice for the more delicate-style frame bikes.



Saris Freedom SuperClamp Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we've got the Saris Freedom SuperClamp 4-bike platform-style rack that we're going to be doing a test fit of. This is a folding and tilting rack. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is SA4026. Now a really cool thing about this Freedom SuperClamp is going to be its ability to tilt away from our vehicle, even if we've got 4 bikes loaded up. A small pin right down here at the bottom, just want to pull that out. It's attached, so we just let it hang.



Saris Freedom SuperClamp Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we're doing a test fit of the Saris Freedom SuperClamp. It's a platform style 2-bike rack. It's been designed for use with 1-1/4-inch or 2-inch hitches. Part number on it is SA4025. Cool thing about the Freedom SuperClamp is the way it holds the bike on the rack. We've got a front wheel hook, a rear wheel hook, a rear wheel cradle with strap, and then a front wheel cradle, so essentially, no contact with the bike frame at all.



Softride Element Parallelogram Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV we're going to be doing a test fit on the Soft Ride Element Parallelogram. This is a tilt-away folding 4-bike rack with removable arms. Part number is SR26248. Now we can use this with 2" hitches or with 1-1/4" hitches. Really nice adaptable rack. Cool thing I really like about it: there's a t-handle.



Yakima FullTilt Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we're taking a look at the Yakima FullTilt. We're going to do a test fit and let you know the kind of room and things like that that we've got to work with here with the system. Pn on it is Y02462. This is a folding and tilting 4-bike rack. It'll work great whether you're using 1-1/4" or a 2" hitch. Overall, it's a nice, sturdy, heavy-duty kind of rack.



Swagman G10 Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV we're taking a look at the Swagman G10. We're going to test fit it and see exactly how it stacks up and how it works with our CRV here. Essentially what we've got is a platform-style folding and tilting 2-bike rack. It's designed for use with an 1-1/4" or with a 2" hitch. Part number on it is S64681. Now the G10 has a few very nice features.



Yakima SwingDaddy Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CR-V, we've got the Yakima Swing Daddy here. We're going to be doing a test fit of it. What it is, is it's a four bike swing away style rack. It's been designed for use on two inch hitches. The part number on it is Y02464. First and foremost, the swing away feature is an awesome feature of the rack, whether you've got one bike on it or four bikes on it.



Yakima RidgeBack Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we're test fitting the Yakima Ridgeback. This is the folding, tilting 4-bike, hanging style rack. Been designed so you can use it with 1 1/4 or with 2-inch hitches. Part number on it is Y02458. The Ridgeback uses kind of a up swept or a bent mast here and also up swept here at the rear to really maximize our ground clearance at the back side. It uses three straps to hold each bike in place.



Thule Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we're taking a look and doing a test fit, on the Thule Vertex Swing. This is a swing away, four bike rack. It's been designed for use in two inch hitches. Part number on it is TH9031XT. Now, great thing about the vertex swing, it's ability .. Even with a full load of bikes ...



Thule Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on 2013 Honda CR-V, we're doing a test fit on the Thule Vertex. This is a folding and tilting four-bike hanging-style rack. The part number on it is TH9029XT. Now this has been designed so you can use it with the inch and a quarter or with two-inch hitches, so it's nice and adaptable. We've got a feature that's been added. It's going to be a cable lock right up here at the top of the rack.



SportRack Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on 2013 Honda CR-V, we're going to be taking a look at the SportRack Vista 20x60 cargo carrier. This has been designed for use in two-inch hitches. It offers a 500-pound weight capacity. Part number on it is SR9849. Now, we loaded up 100 pounds so you can get a real good look at how nice and sturdy that cargo carrier is going to be while you head down the road. It uses an anti-rattle bolt threaded into the side.



Saris Bike Porter Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV, we're test fitting the Saris Bike Porter. It's a folding and tilting, four bike rack. It's been designed for use with inch and a quarter, or with two inch hitches. Part number on it is SA404B. Now the bike porter uses two cradles in each location. They can be, kind of changed and configured however you want them. Here we're using it as a top frame cradle.



Swagman Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2013 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2013 Honda CRV we're taking a look at the Swagman Dispatch. This is a platform-style 2 bike rack. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is S64684. The rack's going to hold the bike in three positions. We've got one here on the front wheel, one here on the rear wheel, and then the top frame two hook. To unload the bike you press in on the cam buckle there.











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