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RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount

RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount

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2-Bike rack swings away from the rear of your vehicle with bikes loaded for complete cargo area access. It's perfect for carrying e-bikes, fat bikes, or bikes with a carbon frame or custom paint job. Call 800-298-1624 to order RockyMounts hitch bike racks part number RKY10002 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all RockyMounts products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount. Hitch Bike Racks reviews from real customers.
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RockyMounts Hitch Bike Racks

  • Platform Rack
  • 2 Bikes
  • Fold-Up Rack
  • Swing-Away Rack
  • Tilt-Away Rack
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Carbon Fiber Bikes
  • Electric Bikes
  • Fat Bikes
  • Heavy Bikes
  • RockyMounts
  • Class 3
  • Wheel Mount
  • Bike and Hitch Lock

2-Bike rack swings away from the rear of your vehicle with bikes loaded for complete cargo area access. It's perfect for carrying e-bikes, fat bikes, or bikes with a carbon frame or custom paint job.


Features:

  • Platform bike rack carries 2 bikes using your vehicle's hitch receiver
  • Swing-away design allows you to access your rear cargo area without removing bikes from rack
    • Hinged arm at base swings rack out and away from the rear of your vehicle
  • Ratcheting hooks on pivoting upright arms hold your bikes securely by the front wheels - no frame contact
  • Large front-wheel cradles and pivoting rear-wheel cradles let you carry bikes with different wheelbases
  • Adjustable bike trays slide side-to-side to eliminate bike-to-bike contact
  • Front-mounted, easy-release lever allows rack to tilt and fold
    • Tilts down with bikes loaded to access cargo area
  • Anti-rattle hitch pin reduces movement of rack in hitch receiver
  • Keyed-alike locks deter theft of your bikes and the rack
  • Durable steel and aluminum construction with black powder coat finish is corrosion resistant


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Carrying capacity: 2 bicycles
  • Weight capacity (per bike): 60 lbs
  • Maximum tire width: 5.0"
  • Maximum wheelbase: 50"
  • Wheel diameter: 20" - 29"
  • Maximum distance between bicycles: 12"
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to:
    • Closest part of rack when folded down: 9-1/2"
    • Closest part of rack when folded up: 7"
    • Farthest part of rack when folded down: 34"
    • Farthest part of rack when folded up: 19"
  • Carrier weight: 60 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Approved for use on cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs - not approved for fifth wheels, motorhomes, towable campers, or flat-towed vehicles

Notes:

  • The gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of your vehicle must be less than 10,000 lbs for this rack to be considered compatible. Larger vehicles such as 1-ton trucks are not compatible.
  • May interfere with bikes with front fenders.

Swing-Away Design for Full Access to Rear Cargo Area

Swing-away design allows you to access your rear cargo area without removing bikes from the RockyMounts BackStage bike rack

The BackStage has a hinged arm that lets you swing the rack away from the rear of your vehicle with your bikes still loaded. The rack extends 67" away from the hitch, providing maximum access to your vehicle's rear cargo area. This eliminates the need to unload the bikes or remove the rack when you're unloading cargo or letting your dog hop in the back.


 The RockyMounts BackStage bike rack features two pull release knobs that let you fully extend the carrier

To open the hinged arm, simply turn the T-handle until it's loose, pull the spring-loaded pin, and swing the rack away from the rear of the vehicle. The arm will lock into place once it's fully extended so your hands are free to open your hatch and remove cargo.


The RockyMounts BackStage bike rack features two pull release knobs that let you fully extend the carrier

To close the rack, pull the inner spring pin and swing the bike trays back into position. The spring pin will click when the rack is fully closed. Finally, tighten the T-handle to completely secure the rack.


Front-Mounted Lever for Easy Tilting

>Fold the RockyMounts Backstage bike carrier up for additional rear cargo storage

The front-mounted easy release lever allows a single person to both tilt the rack down and fold it up with ease. The rack tilts down 30 degrees with or without bikes loaded for convenient access to your vehicle's rear cargo area. This is great for cramped parking lots where you might not have room to swing the rack out, or when you're in a hurry and don't have time to go through the process of extending and retracting the swing arm.


The T-handle on the RockyMounts BackStage bike carrier allows it to move into the closed position

The lever also lets you fold the rack up for storage when you're not transporting a bike. This is great for parking in places where space is limited such as a parking garage.


Rotating Arms with Ratcheting Hooks

The RockyMounts BackStage bike carrier has ratcheting hooks on pivoting upright arms hold bikes securely by the front wheels with no frame contact

The rack has ratcheting hooks that grab your bikes firmly by the front wheel - not the frame. It's perfect for carrying carbon bikes or bikes with a custom paint job. To load a bike, simply place your front wheel in the cradle, rotate the arm up and over the wheel, and press down firmly on the ratcheting hook.


Pivoting Rear Wheel Cradles with Ratcheting Wheel Straps

The RockyMounts BackStage bike carrier features deep, pivoting wheel cradles that slide up to 3" side-to-side to optimize bike spacing

The rear wheel cradles accommodate a wide variety of bike wheelbases. They pivot front to back, adjusting automatically to each bike's wheelbase - no need for sliding and tightening. Secure the wheels in place with the built-in ratcheting strap. The straps also include extenders for use with fat bikes.


Adjustable Bike Trays

 The front and back bike trays adjust 3" side to side to insure you have enough space when loading your bikes

The front and back bike trays adjust 3" side to side to ensure you have enough space when loading your bikes. Just loosen the 4 bolts where the tray attaches to the bottom of the rack, slide the trays left or right to achieve the desired spacing, and then tighten the bolts. This will prevent your bikes' handlebars from becoming tangled, and it eliminates bike-to-bike contact during transport.


Easy Installation

The RockyMounts BackStage bike carriers hitch lock deters theft

It installs with a threaded, anti-rattle hitch pin. Simply slide the shank into your 2" hitch receiver, insert the threaded hitch pin, and tighten it down with the included tool. This will reduce noise and movement while the rack is installed.


Complete Security

The RockyMounts BackStage bike carrier features a cable lock that deters theft of the actual bike platform and also the hitch itself

Included locks secure your bikes to the rack and the rack to your vehicle. The integrated cable lock threads around your bikes' frames and inserts into the lock that slides along the cable.


Fold the RockyMounts BackStage bike carrier features a novel cable lock system

The hitch lock simply snaps onto the hitch pin and locks in place. The cable and hitch lock are keyed alike, so you'll only need 1 key for both locks.



RKY10002 RockyMounts BackStage Hitch Bike Rack - 2" Hitches - 2 Bikes - Tilting - Swing Away

Item # RKY10002

Installation Details RKY10002 Installation instructions




Customer Reviews

RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount - RKY10002

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (100 Customer Reviews)

2-Bike rack swings away from the rear of your vehicle with bikes loaded for complete cargo area access. It's perfect for carrying e-bikes, fat bikes, or bikes with a carbon frame or custom paint job.

- RKY10002
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It is everything I expected. It works perfectly with my 2 e-bikes or traditional bikes. I keep it permanently attached to my camper van and it swings away easily to allow access to the rear doors loaded or empty.



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I bought the RockyMounts BacSstage so we can take our Grandson and 2 Great Granddaughters with us on the trails. A 20 inch bicycle and a 2 child bicycle trailer lay flat under a tonneau cover. Just swing the bikes out to the side, drop the tailgate, unload and go. Perfect solution for us! I'm 65 years young and have no trouble lifting the rack into the 2 inch hitch. The folks at etrailer are great to deal with, great communication and fast shipping.



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Product is very well made and serves it's purpose. I travel/camp with a 2500 RAM ProMaster HR van that I also carry a motorcycle inside. I needed a bike mount that would swing completely out of the way allowing me to download the motorcycle without a bike rack interference. I like the fact it is all one unit instead of two pieces like other manufacturers. Overall the one piece design is less weight in total verses the two piece designs, but those individual pieces weigh less so it is a little heavier to insert. Still, it is the best design for me. The rear van doors have adequate clearance to open over the BackStage Rack when swung to the side. Rack is stout enough to carry two 60 lb. E bikes if memory serves, which will be a likely option in the future.



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I am a 65 years old and will say I was a little intimidated by the weight the box that the rack came in. It comes in parts to assemble so after opening the box I realize I could get this together. The instructions were clear but photos of the process would have been easier for me to follow. I have a truck with a tall camper shell that has a custom built insert in the bed for camping. I decided on this rack because it looked easy to load the bikes on and it will swing out of the way when I need to access the camper. It took me about 2 hours to assemble. It was not that it was a lot to assemble but the drawings took me time to understand. Got it put together and tested the movement range of the rack and it clears the back of my 2017 Tundra with 4" to spare. The bikes were easy to load and secure. I took it for a test ride and the bikes did not shift position. The rack flex slightly but overall it rode very smooth. This looks like a winner. During assembly I thought I have not gotten a couple of small screws that I needed but after opening all the nuts and bolts packages everything was there. The two photos I took may be helpful. I wish I had not been so focused and taken more while assembling the rack.


Comments
Have been on several long trips on gravel roads with the rack. The rack makes it easy to load and remove the bike. The access to the back of the truck is very convenient. My road clearance is great. I have had one issue of my own creation. I misjudged the distance to my back wall in my carport and rammed the handle into the stucco wall and cracking the blue plastic handle. The wall got the worst of it. Will eventual contact Rocky Mounts and replace it. It took the hit pretty well and still works. Im not in a rush to replace. A sturdy product.
Rebecca S - 08/16/2018



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Best bike rack ever! We received our bike rack in record time, earlier than scheduled, and in time for our trip! Love the fact that not only does it hold the bike down on the wheel and not my frame, but it drops down AND swings away for full access to our 2018 Mercedes Sprinter with the barn doors. The doors can swing all the way open and hold in place as designed, so we have a complete view out the back of our van without any obstruction whatsoever. This thing is solid, and it does not budge, we know because we watched it through our camera as we drove down the road. A great investment if you have bikes you want to protect from any damage or theft, as there is also a lock and cable that goes through the bike and also locks the rack to the hitch. Fantastic customer service from etrailer as well!


Comments
Thank you for your follow up. We love the RockyMounts Hitch Bike Rack and have shown it to and recommend it to many friends while traveling. We have it on our 2018 Pleasureway Plateau TS Mercedes 3500 Van base and it’s wonderful since it swings completely to the side with the bikes still on the rack, and both of our back doors swing open for emergency exit if needed. It’s well built, sturdy, easy to use, and as we travel, I look back and the bikes hardly move at all. So we are very, very happy with it. Thank you for having such a terrific product!
Elizabeth M - 05/23/2019



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I ordered this on May 31st and finally got it on August 11th. We have two eBikes and the load capacity and tilt and swing functions made this rack the best one for our Rav 4 with spare tire on back. RockytMounts had to go into another production cycle before I could get it. But, totally worth the wait. eTrailer honored the original price on my original order and so I saved $xxx on the $xxx full price. The rack construction seems very strong while I was mounting it to my Rav 4. The mounting locks did seem a bit "cheesy" though, as they are made of plastic. But, of course, one never leaves bikes for very long where "evil" lurks! I haven't yet put the bikes on the rack but, if there are problems, I will update this review.


Comments
This rack has been so good for the transportation of our two eBikes. Its a heavy load but this rack handles it with ease. We live on the coast, Pacifica, where corrosion is a constant issue. This solid rack has not a bit of rust on it. So this rack is still 5 stars!!
Norman M - 08/13/2018



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So glad I found this rack! We bought it to carry two fat tire electric bikes while still retaining access to the back of our camper. This is the *only* readily available swing-out bike carrier that is both made to accommodate fat tire bikes *and* carry the weight of electric models (up to 60# each). It's very sturdy. Pros: -Fat-tire bike ready -- it comes with extender straps and you don't have to buy any other pieces; -It swings out -- for us, it allows access to our truck camper without removing the bikes or the rack. Great for vans or hatchbacks, too -Rack also tilts down -- useful at times when you just want to grab something quickly from vehicle interior Cons -Assembly instructions were challenging. An assembly video would have made this a snap. -Most of the parts were sealed in plastic -- except for the 32 pieces that make up the wheel bolts and washers which were, inexplicably, loose in the big box. Sloppy, but at least they were all there! -The locks *feel* pretty flimsy. I would have preferred the ability to upgrade to something really stout. That said, I'm glad the cable and locks are included - even though they are only a modest deterrent. Overall, this rack is a total winner and solves the issue of transporting fat tire e-bikes while keeping access to the rear of your vehicle. Fat tire e-bikes are growing in popularity and I'm sure this rack will as well. I'd expect the big makers like Thule and Yakima to take notice.


Comments
A year later, the rack has proven to be a solid choice for carrying heavy fat tire bikes and still access the rear of the vehicle. For vans or campers, this is invaluable. The one thing that would make it perfect would be a way to load bikes without having to lift them so high. This is not a rack failure per se, but having a load ramp for such a rack would make it more feasible for loading bikes that are 60 pounds.
KC - 10/24/2018

The Thule Easy Fold XT Bike Rack # TH903202
Thule EasyFold XT Bike Rack for 2 Electric Bikes - 1-1/4" and 2" Hitches - Frame Mount
$899.95
does indeed offer a ramp for loading your electric bikes on their Electric Bike Rack if you are looking for an easier loading option this bike rack may be a great solution for you.

-- Etrailer Expert Rachael H - 10/25/2018


- RKY10002
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This was a game changer for hauling our bikes. We fulltime RV and this allowed us to access our carry items in the bed of our truck without unloading the ebikes. We can just move the bikes off to the side and then open up our tailgate to get the items we need. Would recommend this bike carrier.



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Used on the back of an RV for 2 electric mountain bikes. It does everything it needs to do. The swing allows me to use a tow bar to tow a car behind the RV. Since the bikes are behind the RV, they can be covered while traveling without a lot of wind resistance.



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Good bike rack but way too heavy. I have trouble lifting it and installing on my jeep because of the weight. Should have been made of aluminum. Must have had a very conservative structural engineer design it.


Comments
The swing out feature that this bike rack provides adds to the weight of the rack overall. We do have other bike racks that weight less, for example part # KU84FR
Kuat Transfer V2 Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount
$449.00
, which weighs approximately 48 pounds. It does not have the swing away feature.
-- Etrailer Expert Jenny N - 04/21/2022


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Fairly easy install. And now that we have tested it out on a few trips we can honestly say we really like this product. The platform style keeps the bikes from touching/damaging each other. The design is solid and simple to use. Easy to load and unload. The only downside is the lock is a deterant but not bombproof so we will probably add our own locks when needed. Other then that great product, great service from etrailer as always. Highly recomend this rockymount hitch.


Comments
Unfortunately, if the thief is determined enough, they will take your property regardless of the lock used. Providing a deterrent will prevent most thefts, by encouraging the thief to go after an easier target.
-- Etrailer Expert Mike L - 10/09/2018


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Great product!



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Got the rack to fit on our Hymer Aktiv (Ram Promaster 3500) camper van. It arrived on date promised. Directions for assembling seemed a little vague but I was able to get it put together and on to our camper. Worked great and makes getting into the back of the van much easier with the swing out arm. Due to our spare tire rack on back and low level of the hitch on the back of our van, I am using a hitch extended to add 4 inches out and up. So far so good.



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The bike rack was very easy to put together, we are very satisfied with the product. It’s very well-made and we look forward to using it. We don’t have our bikes yet , but we’re ready now.. Thank you for your care and follow up on this product. The rack is not going to be permanently kept on our car. I will take a picture in the future.


Comments
AWESOME - LOVE IT!
Brad - 06/21/2021


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Utilized Bike rack for a number of long trips, was easy to install, with a little muscle applied, rode quiet, felt rack was secure and sturdy.



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This rack is exactly what I needed on my pickup. I built a 6' long drawer in the bed of my Tacoma between the wheel wells and it's nearly impossible to use a normal platform style rack. I was able to use a Kuat NV but had to remove the bikes in order to open the tailgate. Even then, the tailgate rested on the rack and did not do the paint any favors. The swing style platform rack is perfect for me. I got an awesome deal when etrailer had a 30% off sale on everything from RockyMounts. It shipped very fast once the manufacturer had supplied them. etrailer was also very good at keeping in touch about the production delay. Putting it together was pretty straight forward, although I did have an issue with the blue T-handle bolt not threading properly into the rack to secure the swing arm. I was able to stop by the RockyMounts shop since it's about 10 minutes from me and they made a minor repair. This would have been a bigger issue if I did not live in Boulder, but I appreciate a company that stands behind their product like that. I also had to file down the black lock to fit onto the hitch bolt. The bolt was not quite long enough for my hitch receiver. Again, annoying but not a major issue. The one downside I would say in coming from a Kuat NV is not having a repair stand built in.



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Amazing customer service by the Etrailer team! There was a long back-order delay (from manufacturer) in getting this rack but Nikki kept me informed and up to date regularly, and Shannon provided a seamless checkout process once the rack arrived. 2 Days later it was on the back of my car. This rack is definitely worth the wait and I'm very happy with it. The swing away function provides easy and unobstructed access to the hatch, which makes it so much easier for my dog to jump in & out, or loading larger items when the bike is on the rack. No more squeezing between a tilted down rack and the back of the car. Very intuitive design and sturdy fitment. The bikes fit easily and quickly. The quick release handle allows you to tip it down, or fold it up to the back of the car effortlessly.



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Solid rack. Fits on Sprinter 3500 very well. You can open the door about 12” without moving the rack. The rack swings completely away and locks to side of Sprinter. Can open doors 90+ degrees. The trailer light plug in connection got in the way of the lock during install, so I had to take it off and then lock the rack and reinstall trailer plug in. It will make it harder to steal now. You should download instructions off site and transfer to iPad so you can expand them. That was clear and I could tell what screw or bolt went where. Instillation a little over an hour cause I didn’t know how it worked. Could do it in 20 minutes now. Best rack I’ve seen for Sprinters.



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The perfect rack for our two Rad Minis. The swing out feature allows us to access the back of our Class B RV. Drove 9K miles this summer from Florida to Idaho and back, rack performed great.



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This bike rack makes all the difference! I’ve had ones before that lean away from the car but being able to fully swing 180 degrees out makes accessing the trunk that much easier. I really appreciate it when I’m loading in a rolled up raft, dogs, or camping gear. The directions were clear on assembly and it came with spare straps and a spare handle. etrailer did a great video on it and it arrived at my door 3 days after the order with normal shipping. Love it!



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I just got my Rocky Mounts bike rack today, so I can't review that, but.... I ordered it on Tuesday at approx. 4:30 p.m. and it was delivered before lunch on Thursday. It shipped immediately. I live in a rural area, so getting it that fast was impressive! Assembly went well, maybe an hour. We mounted on the back of our Roadtrek campervan using the 8" extender. Update! We took a two week to Florida in Feb. and could not be happier with the bike rack!! Easy to setup and maneuver, sturdy, solid, perfect! No complaints! Hope to use it for years.


Comments
We love the RockyMounts Backstage bike rack. It is mounted on our camoervan and transported 2 bikes hundreds if miles. Just recently we purchased 2 RAD Runner ebikes and plan to take them on our upcoming cross country trip. We had added an 8 extender, so we also added a anti-rattle U clamp $x.x where the adapter connects to the hitch to eliminate any movement. Customer Service was invaluable when determining if we could transport the ebikes.
Patricia - 03/07/2021


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We were looking for a platform swing away bike rack. I was a little worried it would be heavy to get on the Edge. Not a problem! You have to expect some weight to be a good sturdy rack. Instructions are very good! ????????



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1- Product came very fast (under 5 days) 2 - Product is exactly as described 3 - Purchasing process was very easy 4 - Product was $100+ cheaper compared to the same product on Rockymounts actual site 5 - Packaging was safe/effective and allowed for no scratching during transport 6 - Great product and would 100% buy from etrailer again The only complaint would be the directions...I saw one user compare them to Ikea directions and that is very accurate; pictures/steps were very poor. I would suggest etrailer do a video fully putting together the rack. They have several videos showing the install process, but that is the easy part.


Comments
Just as good as the day I bought it. Stays on the truck year-round in CO and gets used daily during summer months. Perfect purchase.
Alex - 01/25/2021


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This is an extremely sturdy bike rack that swings out of the way when the back doors on the van are opened. We travel often in the warmer season, this rack enables us to take our bikes everywhere we go.



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It is an extremely good bike rack.


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    I have the perfect bike rack for you. The RockyMounts BackStage Platform Rack part # RKY10002 can carry 2 bikes, secures the bikes by the wheels therefore will not damage your carbon fiber frame, and has the swing away feature that will allow access to your rear cargo area without removing the bikes from the rack. This is the only platform style bike rack we offer that meets all three of your criteria. Another great thing about this rack is that it has locks for both the bikes and the rack. I...
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  • Recommended Swing-Away Bike Rack for 2018 Toyota Sienna
    For your 2018 Toyota Sienna, I recommend taking a look at the RockyMounts BackStage 2 Bike Platform Rack # RKY10002. This is an excellent platform-style carrier that can actually swing out and away from the rear of your vehicle, with the bikes still loaded, to give you complete rear cargo access on your Sienna. The platform cradles can accept tire widths of up to 5 inches, so there won't be any issue with the 3 inch tires on your bikes. It features ratcheting hooks that will secure the...
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  • Swing Away Platform Bike Carrier for Two Pedego Interceptor E Bikes on a 2009 GMC Yukon XL
    Your best pick for your Pedego Interceptors is the RockyMounts Backstage, part # RKY10002. This rack can handle up to two 60 pound bikes with wheels up to 5 inches wide, more than enough to handle your interceptors. The Backstage has the ability to swing away from the rear of your vehicle, allowing for access while the bikes are installed. It also includes rack and hitch locks, and an improved anti-rattle knob that helps the rack be more stable overall. I've included a video review...
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  • Recommendation For 2 Inch Hitch Bike Rack For Heavy Electric Bikes With 4.5 Inch Wide Tires
    Based on your information, I recommend the RockyMount BackStage 2 Bike Platform Rack, Item # RKY10002. the BackStage Platform works with 2 inch hitches, is a wheel mount, and the rack swings away from the rear of your vehicle with bikes loaded for access to the cargo area. The Rack carries 2 bikes with ratcheting hooks, pivoting wheel cradles, and no frame contact. The weight capacity is 60-lbs per bike and maximum tire width is 5 inches. The maximum wheelbase is 48 inches and it...
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  • Is the RockyMounts Backstage 2 Bike Rack Compatible with a 2021 Winnebago Travato
    Yes, because your 2021 Winnebago Travato is a Camper Van the RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack # RKY10002 is compatible for use with your Travato. The BackStage bike rack can handle up to two bikes weighing up to 60 lbs. each so you are just at the weight limit for this rack. The rack also has ratcheting hooks that hold your bikes securely by the front wheels so there is no frame contact. In addition to the swing away feature you mentioned you can also tilt the rack down or fold it up using...
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  • Will The RockyMounts BackStage Fit On My 2021 Ram ProMaster 2500 Without A Hitch Extender
    You will not need an extension. I checked the four hitch receiver options we have for your 2021 Ram ProMaster 2500. The RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount, part # RKY10002, measures 7" from the center of the hitch pin hole to the closest part of the rack when in the folded up position. None of the hitch receiver options measure more than 3" from the center of the hitch pin to the edge of your bumper, so you will have ample room for this hitch bike rack. I...
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  • Which Direction Should Hitch Pin of RockyMounts Backstage Bike Rack Thread In
    The threaded hitch pin of the RockyMounts Backstage Bike Rack part # RKY10002 that you referenced needs to be threaded in from the right side of the shank for the anti-rattle to work properly.
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  • Will RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack Clear Spare Tire on 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
    The RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes # RKY10002 measures 9-1/2" from the center of the hitch pin hole to the closest part of the rack. If the outermost part of your spare tire doesn't sit further than 9-1/2" from the center of your hitch pin hole then this will fit just fine on your 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Please note this is just to the rack itself and you'll need to take into account the pedal and handlebars of your bike as well. Attached is a review video of this rack...
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  • Can 2018 Toyota Tacoma Tailgate Fold Down with RockyMounts MonoRail Installed
    It is possible that the tailgate on your 2018 Toyota Tacoma will make contact with the RockyMounts MonoRail bike rack # RKY10004 even when unloaded and folded/tilted down. The wheel cradles stick up from the base rail by a few inches which is why contact is possible. What I recommend is to use the RockyMounts BackStage # RKY10002. The BackStage can swing off to the side of the vehicle, with or without bikes loaded, so you have complete access to the rear of the truck. No problem with...
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  • Will RockyMounts Hitch Extender RKY10008 Work With RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack?
    The RockyMounts Hitch Extender w/ Hitch Pin and Lock - 2" Hitches - 8" Long # RKY10008 you were looking at is the correct extender for the RockyMounts BackStage Bike Rack for 2 Bikes - 2" Hitches - Wheel Mount # RKY10002 you mentioned. This 8" extension will give you the additional clearance you need to clear the spare tire on your 2020 Jeep Wrangler. With that said there is not a way to order the # RKY10008 with a lock that matches the key your bike rack uses. I included videos of...
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  • Tailgate Clearance of RockyMounts RKY11404 SplitRail Bike Rack
    We do have an option that would work for you, but a tilting rack is pretty much designed to allow access to the rear of vehicles with a trunk or liftgate, not necessarily a tailgate on a truck. Due to the rise in the shank provided by the RockyMounts # RKY11404 bike rack, it wouldn't allow you to open the tailgate without contacting the bike rack. Even when tilted, the tailgate would contact a bike placed on the rack. I've provided a photo showing how the rack tilts with a bike installed...
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  • Recommendations For Two E-bike Rack - 4 Fat Tires
    It sounds like your 2020 Nissan NV200 has a Class III hitch with a 2" receiver tube. The RockyMounts Backstage 2 # RKY10002 will work well for you. It will accommodate fatter tires up to 5", its hinged arm at the base swings the rack out and away from the rear of your vehicle, and its compatible with your hitch. It's recommended that you remove the batteries from your e-bikes before putting them on the rack. The bikes should weigh less than 60 lbs each without the batteries. Placing the...
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  • How to Determine if RockyMounts BackStage Swinging Rack would Clear Rear Spare of Wrangler
    To determine if the RockyMounts BackStage Swinging part # RKY10002 would clear your rear spare you'd have to measure the distance from the center of the hitch pin hole out to the furthest point out on the tire and if it's less than 9-1/2 inches this would clear and not require an extension. It does not include one.
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