Thule Helium Aero 2 Bike Hitch Rack
Thule Helium 2 bike hitch rack 9042 is 40% lighter weight than traditional hitch bike racks.
The lightweight aluminum construction makes for easy installation and removal.
The Hitch Switch quick-release lever allows for rapid rear vehicle access with the push of a button.
The Helium bike arms conveniently fold down when not in use with the Hitch Switch lever.
Accommodates both 2" AND 1 1/4" receivers right out of the box with the Stinger Swinger hitch adapter. No additional adapters needed.
Easy bike loading with narrow distance between bike cradle.
The arms are ideal for women's and kid's bikes w/o the need for adapters.
Simple, no tools installation. Slide the Helium into the receiver and tighten the locking knob to eliminate an wiggle.
The Helium has a 2 bike capacity, but is also available in a 3 bike model (Helium #9043).
Maximum bike stability provided with T3 cradles and No Sway Cage anti-sway device. Cradles easily adjust along the bike arm to accommodate different style bikes. No Sway Cage anti-sway device prevents bike to bike contact.
Maximum bike security - integrated locking cable locks the bikes to the Helium, and a locking knob (at the base) locks the Helium to the receiver hitch.
The Helium bike hitch rack is made of 6061-T6 high strength aluminum, with a durable anodized finish, a powder coated steel stinger assembly, and injection molded nylon cradles.
Backed by a Thule Limited Lifetime Warranty.