Hitch Bike Racks Installation And Review Videos


Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack Test Course- Video

Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack Test Course

Speaker 1: This is our test course. Let's start with the slalom. This shows side-to-side action such as turning corners or evasive maneuvering. Then onto our alternating speed bumps, this shows twisting action such as hitting curbs, potholes, road debris or uneven pavement. And last of all, the solid speed bumps. This shows up and down action such as driving through a parking lot or parking garage, or driving in and out of a driveway.. more


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Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack Review- Video

Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Platform Style 2 bike rack. The Hollywood Racks Trail Rider is a premium bike rack. It has everything you need to safely transport your two bikes with some added security.It holds bikes by their frame, which means it's going to work with a wide variety of bikes. We've got a mountain bike here, a road bike, but it's also going work with women's and children's bikes and bikes with alternative frame styles.Here at the bottom, the cradles hold their bikes by their tires. Both the frame hook and the cradles work together in supporting our bike. The frame hook puts down pressure on our bike into the cradles holding it in place.Here's a side shot of the cradles between the two bikes. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Acura MDX- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Acura MDX

Today on our 2019 Acura MDX we're going to take a look at our Hollywood Trail Rider Two-Bike Platform Rack. It's part number HR200Z. Now we have it installed on our MDX here to give you a good idea of how it would look. The first thing I'd like to point out: with our bike installed on this side of the rack, we pretty much lose all of our hatch access. However, we do have a solution for that, and I'll show you in just a second.First, I'd like to point out how our bike is secured. It uses a rubberized locking frame hook. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Acura MDX- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Acura MDX

Hello. Today we have 2016 Acura MDX and we're gonna be test fitting the Hollywood Trail Rider dual back rack, part number HR200Z. Now we have the bicycle and the rack set up on this Acura to give you a nice idea of how things will look. For our first steps, we'll show you how to install the bicycle on the rack. The first thing you'd wanna do is adjust your cradles here with these knobs, they actually slide, for the length of your bike. You can snug those down.What you'd wanna do next is set the bicycle in the cradle, and using the top frame support go ahead and push down on it and it locks in to keep it nice and secure. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Chevrolet Equinox- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Chevrolet Equinox

Today on our 2019 Chevrolet Equinox we're gonna be taking a look at the Hollywood trail rider two bike platform rack. We have the bike and the rack set up on our Chevy here to give you a nice idea of how it would look. First thing I do want to point out is with our rack installed with or without a bike, we do lose our hatch access. But there is a solution to that. And I'll get to it here in a moment.First thing I want to point out is how our bike is secured. This rubberized locking frame hook puts downward pressure on the frame, forcing our wheels into the cradles. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Dodge Durango- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Dodge Durango

Hey guys. Today, we have chosen a '16 Dodge Durango and we're going to test out the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2-Bike Platform Rack.Now, this is going to be able to haul of the two bikes to and from the trails. It's going to have a great way of securing your bike that's kind of, it's more secure in my opinion than a lot of other bike racks out there. You can see as I'm shaking it, it's just not really moving independently from the bike rack.Our first two points of contact are going to be down here on these hook and loop straps to securing the wheels into their wheel case but really what's securing the bike most is this padded frame hook putting downward force on top of the bike, forcing it down into it's trays. It's got that nice rubber padding that's going to help protect it from, protect your bike frame from any type of scratches or abrasions.Now, let's go ahead and take the bike off and take a closer look. It's pretty easy. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan

Hey, everyone. So today we have a 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan. And we're going to do a test run on the Hollywood Racks Tour Rider, two bike platform rack. Now it's a hitch mounted bike rack, it's going to allow you to haul two bikes to and from the trails. It holds your bikes pretty steady when compared to most bike racks, in my opinion. You see that, when I'm shaking the bike it's not moving independently from the bike rack. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Fiat 500X- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2016 Fiat 500X

Speaker 1: Today, on our 2016 Fiat 500X, we're going to be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Two Bike Platform Rack, part number HR200Z. Now, with our bike installed, let's take a closer look to show off some of the features. To start, these trays are adjustable just by loosening and tightening this hand knob. You can adjust it along the bike rack, that's gonna help you accommodate bikes of different lengths. The bike itself has three different points where it's secured. We have a hook and loop strap securing the back wheel, and we have the same thing going on in the front right here with that hook and loop strap. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Ford Mustang- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Ford Mustang

Today on our 2018 Ford Mustang we're gonna be test fitting the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider two bike platform rack. This part number is HR200Z.This is gonna be a great accessory for your Mustang it's gonna allow you to haul up to two bikes to and from your destination wherever you might want to take your bikes. It's gonna hold each bike at three different connection points. The first two are gonna be down here, one on each wheel will have a hook and loop strap securing it into the cradle. You can see the rear one right here and the front one, same exact thing. Up top we're gonna have this padded frame hook that's putting downward force on top of the frame forcing it down into the cradles. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Honda Pilot- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Honda Pilot

Today on our 2019 Honda Pilot, we're gonna be test fitting the Hollywood Rack's Trail Rider Two Bike platform rack, which is part number HR200Z. Now this bike rack is a great accessory. It's gonna be able to haul up to two bikes to your destination, and it's gonna secure your bikes at three different points. You can see . go through them points on making sure the bike stays on the rack, doesn't move at all, and it's not gonna make contact with the other bike. The three points we're securing, is we have a hooking loose strap on the back wheel and then we have the same thing on the front wheel. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Honda Ridgeline- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Honda Ridgeline

Hey guys. Today, we have a 2018 Honda Ridgeline and we're going to do a test fit of the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider two-bike platform rack. Now, this two-bike platform rack will mount to your two inch by two inch receiver or your inch and a quarter by inch and a quarter receiver. It's going to allow you to carry up to two bikes to and from the trails. It secures your bike at three different points and I will say, compared to other bike racks, it's very secure and your bike has hardly any wiggle room, which is a feature I like.The three points are going to be one of them down here, is a hook and loop strap on the back wheel. We have the same thing on the front wheel. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Jeep Cherokee- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Today, on our 2019 Jeep Cherokee, we're gonna test fit the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Two-Bike Platform Rack. Now, this is going to be a great product for your Cherokee to allow you to haul two bikes to and from your destination, wherever you want to go. It secures your bikes at three different points and it's pretty secure as well. You can see I'm shaking the bike and it's not moving independently from the bike rack.Two of our points of contact are going to be on the wheels. On the back wheel right here, we have this hook and loop strap. We're also going to have the same thing on the front wheel. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2017 Jeep Cherokee- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2017 Jeep Cherokee

Speaker 1: Today in our 2017 Jeep Cherokee, we'll be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider two bike platform rack, part number HR2000Z. Now with the bike installed, let's take a closer look and show off some of the features. To start, our wheel trays can adjust, just by loosening and tightening this knob. We can loosen it up, adjust it to whatever our bikes length might be, and then tighten it back down, like so. It's going to be able to accommodate many different lengths of bikes.We have three different points where our bike is secured. We have a hook and loop strap on the back wheel right here, and we also have the same thing on this front wheel, both two points. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Jeep Compass- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Jeep Compass

Today in our 2018 Jeep Compass, we're going to be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Platform Style 2-Bike Rack. That's part number HR200Z.I've already got it loaded up, just to give you a good idea of what it looks like on your Compass and show you how it's going to hold our bikes. Now, it actually holds our bikes by their top tube. The rubber-coated frame hook goes over that top tube, puts down pressure into those cradles. And then, in the cradles, we've got a hook and loop strap. So, not a bad way to carry our bikes.You can see here, it's nice and solid. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Today, we're 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. We're gonna be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider platform style, two bike rack. That's part number HR200Z. I've already got it loaded on the Grand Cherokee with the bike loaded up as well, just to give you a good idea of what it looks like and how it's gonna hold our bikes.Now, this bike rack holds our bikes by their top tube. That rubber coated hook goes over that top tube, puts down pressure on the bike, into the cradles. Not a bad way to transport your bikes. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Today on our 2014 Jeep Gand Cherokee, we're going to be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider platform style two bike rack. That's part number HR200Z. I've already got it loaded up just to give you a good idea of what it looks like and how it secures our bikes. It actually secures our bikes by their frame. We've got a rubberized frame hook that goes over that top tube, puts down pressure into those cradles, and then a hook and loop strap keeps our wheels in place. Now, this bike rack doesn't tilt away like most platform style racks, so if you wanted to get into that rear hatch, you'll want to be sure that you arrange your pedals just the right way so we can do that. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Today we have a 2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. We going to be test fitting the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider, 2 bike platform rack, which is Part No. HR 200Z.Now this bike rack is going to securely hold up to two bikes and allow you to transport them to your destination, wherever you might need to go. It's going to hold your bike at three different points. We have a hook and loop strap on the back wheel right here and we're going to have the same thing on the front wheel. It's going to secure both of the tires into their wheel trays. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Today, on our 2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, we're gonna be test-fitting the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack.Now we have a bike installed, let's take a closer look and show off some of the features. Now to start, we're gonna have three different points where our bike is secured. We have a hook-and-loop strap on the back wheel right here, and we're also going to have the same thing on the front wheel. Both of those are going to be securing the bike tires onto the wheel trays, and we're also going to have this padded frame hook putting downward force on top of our bike, forcing it down into the cradles. This rubber padding is going to help protect the bike frame from any type of scratches or abrasions.Now one thing that's cool about unloading your bikes, and especially because of how it sits on our Jeep, is that because the bike when installed sits pretty close to the spare tire. It makes it pretty hard to kind of just, you know, jimmy it in there and try to figure out a way to maneuver it around the mast right here, where our hooks are, and the spare tire. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2012 Mazda 5- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2012 Mazda 5

Today, our next present on our 2012 Mazda 5, we're going to be test fitting the Hollywood Rack's Tread Aligner 2 Bike Platform Rack, which is part number HR200Z. This is a great accessory to mount to your hitch so you can be able to carry up to two bikes wherever you want to go with them. We have a bike installed. Let's take a closer look and show you all of the features.Now, it's going to hold our bikes at three different points. We have a hook and loop set on the back wheel right here, which is the first one. And then, we have the same thing at the front which is the second one, the hook and loop straps to secure the wheel and to just hold it down into the wheel cradle.Now on top, we're going to have this padded frame hook. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Mazda CX-9- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Mazda CX-9

Today on our 2018 Mazda CX9 we're gonna be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider two bike platform rack, which is part number HR200Z.The hitch mounted bike rack is a great accessory to use to haul up to two bikes to your destination. It's gonna secure your bikes at three different points. We have a hook and loop strap on the back wheel right here securing the back wheel into the cradle. We're gonna have the same type of strap in the front, over here. Both of those straps just pull down on your tire on your wheel keeping it down on the cradle.Then, up top, we're gonna have this padded frame hook, which is putting downward force on top of this cross-tube right here forcing it down into the trays. Now, that padding's gonna help protect your bike finish from having scratches or abrasions. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Nissan Pathfinder- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Nissan Pathfinder

Hey, guys. Today we have a 2018 Nissan Pathfinder, and we're going to do a test with the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2 Bike Platform Rack. Now this is a hitch mounted bike rack. It mounts into your 2 inch or 1-1/4 inch hitch receiver, and allow you to carry up two bikes, to and from the trails. Now compared to other bike racks, in my opinion, in holds your bikes pretty steady. I really like how solid it is when it has it secured, just as it is if moving independently from the bike rack.It's gonna hold our bike in three different points. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2011 nissan versa- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2011 nissan versa

Today on our 2011 Nissan Versa, we're going to test out the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider 2-Bike Platform Rack.Now this rack already has a bike installed on it. Let's take a closer look and show off some of the features. The bike itself is going to be held in at three different points of contact. We're going to have a hook and loop strap on both wheels, down here, securing them into their cradles. I've got one on the front wheel, same one on the back. The third point of contact is going to be up here. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Subaru Outback Wagon- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Subaru Outback Wagon

Today our 2019 Subaru Outback Wagon. We're going to be doing a test within the Hollywood racks trail rider platform style two bike rack, that's part number HR200Z. Now this bike rack, I've already got it loaded up on our Subaru just to give you a good idea what it looks like on a bike loaded up to it so you can see how it's going to hold our bikes.Now, it holds two bikes with the top tube here, the rubber coated frame hook puts down pressure on that top tube into the cradles, not the bad way to carry two bikes. You can see I'm giving it a little bit of a shake here and there's not a whole lot of movement. So again it's going to be a safe way to transport our two bikes.Now this bike rack doesn't have all the bells and whistles but that's okay because it's extremely easy to use. Now it also doesn't tilt away like most platform style bike racks, instead it has a unique way for loading and unloading your bikes, but we'll get to that in a second. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Tesla Model 3- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Tesla Model 3

Today, on our 2018 Tesla Model 3, we're gonna be test-fitting the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider, two bike platform rack, part number HR200Z.Now, we have the bike and rack installed on our Tesla to give you a good idea of how it would look. Before we dive into the details here, there is one thing I would like to show you guys. You have to keep in mind, with the bike and the rack installed, the trunk only is able to open a little bit. Now, depending on how wide or narrow your handlebars are, it might be a different scenario for you, but it's something to keep in mind. It will be possible to open it fully but we'll get to that here in a minute.The bike is held down in a few different points here. Down along the wheels it's held in by wheel straps as the wheels rest in the cradles there. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2012 Toyota 4Runner- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2012 Toyota 4Runner

Today, on our 2012 Toyota 4Runner, we're going to be doing a test fit on a Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Platform-Style 2-Bike Rack. That's Part #HR200Z. I've already got it loaded up with the bike installed, as you can see, just to give you a good idea of what it looks like and how it's going to hold our bikes. As you can see, it holds our bikes by their top tube. The frame hook goes over our top tube, puts down pressure into the cradles, and then our bike is in position. Not a bad way to hold your bikes and get to the trails. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Toyota Highlander- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2019 Toyota Highlander

Today on our 2019 Toyota Highlander, we're gonna be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Rack Trail Rider Platform Style Two Bike Rack. That's part number HR-200Z.So, I've already got it loaded up just to give you a good idea of what it looks like and how it's gonna hold our bikes. It actually holds our bikes by this rubber coated frame hook. It goes over the top two, puts down pressure into those wheel cradles, and then a hook and loop strap keeps our wheels in place. Not a bad way to carry our bikes. It's nice and solid. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Toyota RAV4- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2018 Toyota RAV4

Speaker 1: Today, on our 2018 Toyota RAV4, we're gonna be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider Two Bike Platform Rack, part number HR200Z. Now, with a bike installed, let's take a closer look and show off some of the features. To start, our wheel trace can adjust by loosening and tightening this hand knob like so. This is gonna help accommodate bikes of different lengths that you might have. Our bike is secured at three different points of contact. We have a hook and loop strap at the front right here, securing the front wheel. more


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Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Volkswagen Passat- Video

Hollywood Racks Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Volkswagen Passat

Speaker 1: Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Passat. We'll be doing a test fit on the Hollywood Racks Trail Rider two bike platform rack, part number HR200Z. Now with the bike installed, let's take a closer look and show off some of the features. Unlike most platform racks, this one cannot tilted away from your vehicle. However, you can still gain access to your trunk depending on the bike you have installed. If we open it up, you see it still clears the handlebars right there. more


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