The Yakima SideWinder is a roof mounted bike rack designed to carry tandem bikes. With the SideWinder’s swing-out arm, it only takes one person to load a bicycle built for two. Just attach the fork, and then swing your tandem bike onto the rooftop mount while your riding companion takes a break.
- Holds tandems more securely than wheel-tray designs.
- Handles a 9mm/100mm tandem fork.
- Padded boom cradle and quick-release straps protect bottom-mounted cables.
- Won't interfere with most hatchbacks or flip-up rear doors.
- Includes handlebar strap for extra stability.
- Premium SKS lockable skewer (Yakima SKS lock core sold separately)
- Fits Thule square bars, Yakima round bars, and Inno bars out of the box.
- Carrier is not compatible with Whispbar or Thule Rapid/Aeroblade bars.
- Product instructions: PDF download (external link)