Reviewed By Gyla B (New Brockton, AL) Reviewed for a 2014 BMW X1 —3/5/2015 10:33 AM
Do not need to strap down...quieter not strapped...pulled bmwx1 mpg down about 18?. Excellent !
Reviewed By Ryan M (NORMAN, OK) Reviewed for a 2013 Suzuki Kizashi —8/5/2016 10:06 PM
Great bike rack, easy assembly. While its sturdy on its own, I recommend you add two ratchet straps to take stress off the center bar holding up the bike, as well as create a backup in case primary components fail.