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Thule Epos 2-bike platform towbar bike rack foldable
Thule Epos 2-bike platform towbar bike rack foldable
Thule Epos 2-bike platform towbar bike rack foldable
Thule Epos 2-bike platform towbar bike rack foldable
A car with a bike on a bike carrier is parked by a lake.
A car with a bike on a bike carrier is parked by a lake.
Close-up of a bike attached to the Thule Epos towbar bike rack.
A close-up of a bike installed on the Thule Epos towbar bike rack.
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Thule Epos

2-bike platform towbar bike rack foldable

Thule Epos bike rack fits all types of bikes and is fast, easy and convenient to use – it takes minimal effort to mount bikes thanks to an innovative telescopic bike attachment system. The bike arms simply let you attach your bike anywhere on the frame or the rear wheel, providing you with numerous attachment options. You can load and unload up to two bikes in any order – all types of frames and geometries are supported, including ebikes, mountain bikes, gravel bikes, and bikes with fenders and racks.

The most versatile bike rack for all types of bikes

It's all about the details

Thule Epos is designed to maximize your time on the bike with smart solutions that make handling your bikes easy.It is fully foldable for easy transportation and storage, and tiltable for trunk access. The bike carrier is made to take good care of your bikes – generous spacing between bikes, accomodation for extra long wheelbases and easy fastening of large tires will give you a great time cycling.

Add to the experience

We have designed great accessories for bikers that loves their bikes. Adjust or repair your bike on the go with Thule Epos Bike Repair Holder, and protect your bikes against theft with Thule High Grade Lock, developed with industry leader ABUS. And yes – we get it, ebikes weigh a lot. That’s why we offer Thule Epos Foldable Loading Ramp for easy loading and unloading of heavier bikes.

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Compatible with all types of bikes and ebikes
Fast and easy loading and unloading of all types of bikes and ebikes. The patented telescopic bike arms with pivoting cradle and steel reinforced straps attach to the bike frame or rear wheel.
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High load capacity
The high load capacity of 30kg/bike makes it possible to transport heavy ebikes
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Generous spacing between bikes
Generous 25cm distance between bikes reduces risk of bike-to-bike contact
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Made for long wheelbases
Extra-long wheel holders enable easy transport of bikes with long wheelbases, up to 1350mm
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Easy fastening of large tires
Ratcheting pump buckles and wheel straps for easy fastening of tires up to 3,2” (up to 5" tires with a separately sold accessory)
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Fully foldable design
Fully foldable for convenient installation, handling, and storage
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Easy trunk access
With bikes mounted, the trunk is accessible with a smart foot pedal tilt. Without bikes, the trunk is accessible without tilt
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Quick mounting
Easy and quick mounting and adjustment of the bike carrier to the towbar before closing tightening handle thanks to self-stabilizing coupling
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Easy to transport
Ergonomic transport of the bike rack thanks to the integrated carrying handles.
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Great accessories
Wide range of innovative accessories available such as the Thule Epos Bike Repair Holder and Thule High Grade Lock, developed by ABUS, for added security (accessories sold separately)
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Locks for safety
Locks your bikes to the bike carrier and your carrier to the car (locks included). The Thule High-Grade Lock developed together with ABUS is sold as a separate accessory
We provide locks and a lockable system that reduce the risk of theft but will not constitute a guarantee against risk of product being stolen

Max number of bikes

2

Load capacity

60 kg

Max bike weight

30 kg

Dimensions (LxWxH)

69 x 126 x 22 cm

Folded dimensions

69 x 27 x 73 cm

Weight

17.3 kg

Fits frame dimensions

22-90mm

Max tire width

3" (With Thule XXL Fatbike Wheel Straps 5")

Max wheel size (diameter)

29"

Max wheelbase

1350 mm

Detachable frame holders

Distance between bikes

25 cm

Carbon frame compatible

Wheel mounting on adjustable holders

Pump buckles

Tilt function (with bikes)

Fits cars with exterior spare tyre

Rear lights

Power connector

13-pin

One Key System compatible

Lockable rack-to-vehicle

Color

Black

Model number

978100

Spare parts
How to install Thule Epos
Thule Epos Lifestyle video

Tested to the limit

At the Thule Test Centerâ„¢ in Hillerstorp, Sweden, products go through extreme testing. Our roof rack systems are designed to carry your gear and fit your car as safely and securely as possible. Below are just a few examples of the many tests conducted.
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A bike rack is being tested in the Thule test center crash test.

Durability tests

Used to evaluate the performance under conditions such as those that might be encountered during use on rough or uneven terrain.
A Thule bike rack is being tested in the Thule test center wear and tear simulation.

Wear and tear simulations

Specialized tests that are used to evaluate the racks and carriers over time, to assess their durability and long-term performance as well as their ability to protect the bikes during transport.
A Thule roof rack is being tested in the Thule test center wear and tear simulation.

Exposure tests

Used to evaluate the performance of the rack under conditions that might be encountered during use. We expose the bike racks to extreme heat and cold, as well as moisture, sunlight and chemicals.

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