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Awards Top Pick Award Editors' Choice Award Best Buy Award  Top Pick Award 
Price $249.00 at REI
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Pros Secure hold, exceptionally easy installation/removal, no frame contactEasy tilt release function, durable, fat bike compatible, tool-free installationReasonably priced, highly versatile, solid construction, user-friendly tilt release, comes with locksLightweight, simple, foot pedal tilt mechanismLow loading height, easy tray adjustment, lightweight, tool free removal
Cons Extremely difficult on taller vehicles, harder load process for shorter riders, lock cores not included for integrated lockHefty, priceySits slightly closer to vehicle than some, some assembly requiredLacks versatility, expensiveHigh price, sticky tilt release handle, cable locks are difficult to use
Bottom Line A high-end bike rack that works best with wagons, hatchbacks, or compact carsThis is the best hitch rack we have ever testedThis rack combines solid performance and a reasonable priceAs the lightest hitch rack we tested, the Sherpa was a favorite for its good looks and simple designA lightweight alternative to other hitch racks, with great adjustability
Rating Categories Yakima HighRoad Thule T2 Pro XT RockyMounts MonoRail Kuat Sherpa 2.0 Yakima Dr. Tray
Ease Of EveryDay Use (20%)
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9
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7
Ease Of Removal And Storage (20%)
10
7
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9
9
Versatility (20%)
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9
Security (20%)
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Ease Of Assembly (10%)
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Durability (10%)
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Specs Yakima HighRoad Thule T2 Pro XT RockyMounts MonoRail Kuat Sherpa 2.0 Yakima Dr. Tray
Style Roof Hitch (tray) Hitch (tray) Hitch (tray) Hitch (tray)
Bike Capacity 1 2 2 2 2
Lock? Available but not included Yes Yes Yes Yes
Weight 18 lbs 51 lbs 44 lbs 2 oz 32 lbs 34 lbs
Other Sizes Available? No Yes, 1.25" receiver and rack add-on for 2 additional bikes Yes, 1.25" reciever, single bike add-on sold separately Yes, 1.25" receiver Yes, 1.25" receiver and rack add-on for 1 additional bike
Cross Bar Compatibility T-slot compatibility with additional SmarT-Slot Kit N/A N/A N/A N/A
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