Saris vs. Yakima: Which Bike Rack is Best?


Saris vs. Yakima

     Your bicycles are no cheap investment, and it’s important to transport them with the delicate care they require. That’s why choosing the right bike rack can be an overwhelming decision. Important things to consider are the mounting style, vehicle fitment, bike capacity and the type of bikes you’re hauling. To make the choice easier, two popular bike rack brands to consider are Saris and Yakima. Both are offered in many different styles, to fit all bicyclists’ needs. The differences between the two depend on your unique needs, and each brands’ unique offerings to fulfill them.

Saris Thelma Bike Rack

Benefits of Saris

Yakima HoldUp Bike Rack

Unique Yakima Features

Which Bike Rack is Right for You?

Product Comparison

Yakima HoldUp Bike RackSaris Bones RS Trunk Mount Bike RackYakima DoubleDown Ace Bike RackSaris Axis Aluminum Hitch Mount Bike Rack
Sale PriceFrom $395.10From $269.99From $197.10From $305.99

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Capacity2 Bikes

4 Bikes (With Add On)

3 Bikes2 Bikes (#8002450)

4 Bikes (#8002451)

5 Bikes (#8002452)

3 Bikes
Carrying DesignTray Style & Wheel StrapsFrame MountFrame MountFrame Mount
Folding ActionFold DownFixedFold DownFold Down
Mounting DesignFits 2″ ReceiversTrunk/Hatch MountFits 1 1/4″ Receivers

Fits 2″ Receivers

Fits 1 1/4″ Receivers

Fits 2″ Receivers

StyleHitch MountTrunk/Hatch MountHitch MountHitch Mount
WarrantyLifetime WarrantyLifetime WarrantyLifetime WarrantyLifetime Warranty

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Saris CycleOn Pro Hitch Mount Bike Rack
Yakima DoubleDown Ace Bike Rack

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Mike Cote
I'm on off-road enthusiast behind the wheel of a perpetual project 4x4 Tacoma. I like to play in the rocks, but won't shy away from fast runs through the desert. My passion came from my dad whose had me in and around cars for as long as I can remember.


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