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Mini Cooper

Postby Phattmatt » April 16th, 2013, 4:44 pm

Do you have one? How do you transport your bike?
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Re: Mini Cooper

Postby G.Cook » April 16th, 2013, 7:04 pm

I have a Countryman and we have the Mini bike rack for the back. If you go to the Yakima rack site they have a "fit my car" app to tell you what you would need for your Mini.
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Re: Mini Cooper

Postby iamkickstand » April 16th, 2013, 7:17 pm

a guy I ride with from time to time has one, I think he takes his bike apart and puts it inside.
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Re: Mini Cooper

Postby clydeone » April 19th, 2013, 3:22 am

pfox90 wrote:A saris gran fondo may work as well.

I use the gran fondo on my Mini Cooper s and it works great.
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Re: Mini Cooper

Postby Sortaslow » April 19th, 2013, 5:12 am

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Re: Mini Cooper

Postby DustinB726 » April 20th, 2013, 7:00 pm

I run the OEM Mini cross bars with Rocky Mounts Euro fork mount bike trays. It's low profile and almost no wind noise. Before I just used a strap type hatch mounted 3 bike carrier, but it was never that secure, and I couldn't lock the bike to the car. It always made me nervous when I was running into the store or a gas station.
The cross bars you can get from Detroit Tuned in Clinton Twp. for about $275. The racks I got from for about 125 a piece. EVERYTHING is locked to the car so there are no worries now.
The whole setup is a little pricey I know, but the peace of mind is worth it. No more scratching my awesome car, the bikes are held very secure, and there's almost no chance that I will come out and find them missing. That would be devastating.
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