Thule BackPac 973

The high standard carrier with great flexibility designed for vans, minibuses and MPVs (for 2-4 bikes).

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  • Carries 2 bikes, 3 by adding Adapter 973-23 and 4 by adding Adapters 973-23 + 973-24.
  • The raised position of the carrier keeps the rear lights and number plate visible.
  • All parts in contact with the car and bikes are coated with rubber for extra protection.
  • All bike frame holders are detachable for convenient mounting of bikes.
  • Quick-release straps, adjustable for different wheel sizes.
  • Extendable wheel trays for large bikes.
  • Folds flat for easy storage and handling.
  • Outer bike position lockable to carrier, carrier lockable to car with Thule Lock 567.
  • A special kit adjusts the carrier to fit a number of vehicle models.
  • This product does not have universal fit. Please use the Thule Buyer's Guide for information related to specific car models.

Technical specifications

Load capacity Bikes 2 (3) (4)
Fits cars with exterior spare tyre
Load capacity (kg) 60 kg
Max bike weight 15 kg
For E-bikes
Weight (kg) 14 kg
Fits frame dimensions 22-80
Fits wheel dimensions All
Detachable frame holders
Mounting of carrier With customizing kit
Locks bike to carrier
Locks carrier to car Adapter Required: Thule Lock 567
One Key System compatible
Fits most bikes with disc brakes
Miscellaneous Placement that does not cover the rear lights or number plate. BackPac adapter kit needed to fit to car.
SKU No 973