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Light weight. Heavy security.
Any cyclist knows that keeping your bikes secure is vital. After all, your bike is your prized possession. You shouldn't have to risk the longevity of your bike every time you want to go for a ride.
The Thule Helium Platform 2 is a bike rack that emphasizes bike security. Creating a secure hold on your bike without frame contact keeps your bike ready to ride, and not to mention the included integrated cable lock for maximum security. The aluminum construction weighs only 43.2 lbs, making it a breeze to install and remove.
When it comes to storage, the bike arms effortlessly fold down when not in use. Convenient access to the rear of the vehicle is guaranteed with the HitchSwitch lever, which tilts the rack down even when fully loaded. Featuring the SnugTite stinger that allows you to lock the rack to the vehicle without needing any fancy tools.
Hit the road with a clear conscience knowing that your bike is in good hands.
Tool-free SnugTite stinger makes it easy to lock the rack to the vehicle
Quickly and securely attach bikes with the ratcheting wheel loops
HitchSwitch lever provides easy access to the rear of the vehicle
Aluminum construction makes for easy instillation and removal
Weighs 43.2 lbs and can lift 2 bikes up to 75 lbs (37.5 lbs each)
Securely holds bikes in place without frame contact
Lock bikes to the rack using the integrated cable lock
Effortlessly fold down bike arms when not in use
Fits 26"-29" wheel sizes up to 3" wide tire
Fits 1.25" and 2" hitch receivers
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No International Shipping. The manufacturer of this product does not allow us to ship outside the United States and U.S. Territories except to US diplomatic and military base addresses (APO/FPO).
The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.
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