Transporting your pride and joy can be a little nerve racking at the best of times, but it doesn’t have to be if you have the right equipment and you know what you’re doing.
For most of us – especially in my case – our cycle passion steeds cost more money, and are worth more emotionally, than our cars. When we venture off to the trail centres, or go on vacation, we want to ensure that our bikes are secure during transport .
Established in 1942, Swedish manufacturer Thule have been leading the way for safe, secure and quality transport equipment. Their mission to to enable freedom in your life by allowing you to discover and explore the world with your board, bike and skies in tow.
First thing’s first, there are many wild and exotic pronunciations for “Thule”. Having spoken with one of the employees at their HQ, I can confidently report back to the UK that the correct pronunciation sounds like this: Too-La.
With that matter settled, let’s move onto the new and vastly improved roof mounted bike rack, the Thule 598.