Thule Ski Racks

Thule Brand Car Racks

Founded in Sweden way back in 1942, Thule was the first company to focus on allowing car owners to bring their sports equipment and luggage with them as they drive. As the world changed, Thule grew along with it continually expanding to provide a full range of car rack products for nearly all cars and activities.

Operating out of Malmo, Sweden, Thule's name is known to sports enthusiasts across the world.

"The folks at Rack Attack are true experts in this category. They are focused on giving the best advice and customer service possible. And their installation technicians are top-notch." - Fred Clark, CEO Thule

Rack Attack is the premier retailer of Thule in North America. We carry their full product line, are knowledgeable about installations on nearly every vehicle, and are happy to stand behind every Thule product we sell. If you need assistance with your Thule rack, contact us and let us know what you need.

If you're looking for instructions for your Thule, head to our full list of instructions.

To put a Thule roof rack on your car, input your vehicle's information into our fit guide.

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Thule Base Roof Racks

Before you can throw any accessories on your car, you need to first have a base rack. Getting two cross-bars across your roof is easy, but can seem a little complicated due to the huge variety of racks available for all different vehicle makes and models

To quickly find what's best for your car, use our fit guide, but keep reading for a quick summary of the different types of roof racks Thule provides (there are a lot of choices when choosing a roof rack. The products below are just one example of many. Also, locks are sold seperately with all of the racks below.)

For Vehicles with a Bare Roof

Most cars these days have a bare roof with no place to mount a roof rack. For this style of vehicle Thule uses a rack system that sits on your roof, and mounts by clamping into your door jams. It's both removable and secure, a perfect combination. This style of rack setup needs three parts:

Note: Only the towers below are universal. You need to get the specific fit kit and load bars made to fit your specific vehicle!

Towers

Thule 480R Rapid Traverse

Thule 480R Rapid Traverse

The Thule 480R Rapid Traverse Foot Pack is the best fitting foot for vehicles without a factory rack or rain gutters. Thule 480 Rapid Traverse replaces the Thule 400XTR Aero foot, offering simplified installation and a stronger fit.

Bars

Thule ARB53 53 Inch AeroBlade Load Bars

Thule ARB53 53 Inch AeroBlade Load Bars

The Thule AeroBlade Load Bars feature the latest technology and design to create a whisper-quiet roof rack. They work with the existing Thule Rapid Aero Foot Packs and Thule Accessories. Fairings do not work with AeroBlade bars.

Fit Kit

Thule Traverse Fit Kit 1511

Thule Traverse Fit Kit 1511

Thule Traverse Fit Kit 1511 is designed to integrate with the Thule Traverse foot, creating a multi-purpose roof rack base system for your specific vehicle. The unique fit that Fit Kit 1511 provides is the most solid and secure base rack possible.

For Vehicles with Raised Rails

Many SUVs and some Wagons come with raised rails running front to back on your roof. You can easily mount a roof rack directly to these bars in just seconds. This style of rack setup needs two parts:

Note: Only the towers below are universal. You need to get load bars made to fit the width of your specific vehicle!

Towers

Thule 450R Rapid Crossroad

Thule 450R Rapid Crossroad

Thule is proud to introduce the Thule 450R Rapid Crossroad, a part of the Thule Rapid Aero System. The premium range of carriers designed for the discriminating consumer. Great style, unsurpassed versatility and ease of use.

Bars

Thule ARB47B 47 Inch AeroBlade Black

Thule ARB47B 47 Inch AeroBlade Black

The Thule AeroBlade Load Bars feature the latest technology and design to create a whisper-quiet roof rack. They work with the existing Thule Rapid Aero Foot Packs and Thule Accessories. Fairings do not work with AeroBlade bars.

For Vehicles with Tracks (Or Custom Installations)

If your vehicle has tracks running front to back on your roof, or you want to permanently install tracks onto your car for a custom installation, you can mount a rack directly into them with ease. This style of rack setup needs three parts:

Note: Only the towers below are universal. You need to get the specific kit and load bars made to fit your specific vehicle!

Towers

Thule 460R Rapid Podium Fixpoint Foot

Thule 460R Rapid Podium Fixpoint Foot

The Thule 460R Rapid Podium Fixpoint Foot helps to fit the trend of automobiles coming from the factory with pre-installed attachments for load carriers, called fixpoints. The Thule 460R Rapid Podium Fixpoint Foot requires a Podium fit kit to attach.

Bars

Thule ARB53 53 Inch AeroBlade Load Bars

Thule ARB53 53 Inch AeroBlade Load Bars

The Thule AeroBlade Load Bars feature the latest technology and design to create a whisper-quiet roof rack. They work with the existing Thule Rapid Aero Foot Packs and Thule Accessories. Fairings do not work with AeroBlade bars.

Fit Kit

Thule Podium Fit Kit 3101

Thule Podium Fit Kit 3101

Thule Podium Fit Kit 3101 is designed for use with the Thule Podium Fixedpoint Foot Packs on multiple vehicles with OEM factory tracks. The Thule Podium Fit Kit 3101 mirrors your roof's profile and includes four brackets with footpads.

For Vehicles with Rain Gutters

Older vehicles, and still some current vans, had physical rain gutters built into the roof. Thule has long made racks mounting directly to the gutters with the turn of a knob. This style of rack setup needs two parts:

Note: You need to get towers and load bars made to fit the width of your specific vehicle!

Towers

Thule 300 Rain Gutter Foot Pack

Thule 300 Rain Gutter Foot Pack

The Thule 300 Rain Gutter Foot Pack is a rock solid and simple rack solution for vehicles with rain gutters. Can also be used with Thule's 542 Artificial raingutter brackets (not included). Thule 300 comes with four feet, requires 2 Thule load bars.

Bars

Thule LB50 50 Inch Load Bars

Thule LB50 50 Inch Load Bars

Thule 50 Inch Load Bars are great load carriers for Thule's Multipurpose Base Rack Systems. Set of two bars. Price listed is for two bars, suitable to fit one Thule rack system. End caps not included with bars, they are included with towers.

Our Top-Selling Thule Bike Racks

Thule 594XT Sidearm

Thule 594XT Sidearm

The Thule 594XT Sidearm allows for quick rooftop loading while accommodating most bikes regardless of frame design, suspension, or wheel size. The Sidearm mounts to Thule, Yakima and most factory cross bars. Requires two lock cores, sold separately.

Thule 526 Circuit Fork Mount Carrier

Thule 526 Circuit Fork Mount Carrier - CLEARANCE SALE

The Thule 526 Circuit Fork Mount low-profile carrier is designed for those looking for security, convenience and aerodynamic styling. The 526 Circuit can fit most disc brake and suspension combinations with standard 9mm axles.

Thule 569 Sprint T-Track

Thule 569 Sprint T-Track

The Thule 569 Sprint is the "T-track only" version of the Sprint fork mount carrier, which combines security and convenience with patented assurance technologies. Fits most disc brake and suspension combinations with standard 9mm axles.

Our Top-Selling Thule Kayak Racks

Thule 898 Hullavator Pro

Thule 898 Hullavator Pro

The Thule 898 Hullavator Pro is the ultra premium lift assist carrier that reduces up to 40lbs of a kayak's weight and allows side of vehicle loading, unloading and strapping. New Pro model now holds up to 36" wide hulls.

Thule 883 Glide and Set

Thule 883 Glide and Set

The Thule 883 Glide & Set kayak racks are the slickest and easiest way to load your kayak mated to the best fitting saddle carrier. This system is a complete set for carrying one kayak. Includes one pair of 875XT Hydro-Glide saddles (for the rear)

Thule 835PRO Hull-a-port Pro

Thule 835PRO Hull-a-port Pro

The Thule 835PRO Hull-a-port Pro is built to carry kayaks of all shapes and sizes, and now includes the convenience of folding down. The Thule 835PRO Hullaport Pro fits Thule square bars, Yakima bars, and most factory installed bars out of the box.

Our Top-Selling Thule Cargo Boxes

Thule Multi Lift

Thule Multi Lift

The perfect way to store a roofbox. High above your car in your carage. Works just as perfectly for kayaks and surfboards.

Thule 635S Sonic XL Silver

Thule 635S Sonic XL Silver

The Thule Sonic Box combines efficiency with style. It's designed for those looking for an aerodynamic box with a wide variety of sizes and convenience options. The Thule 635S Sonic XL Silver has a 17 cu.ft. cargo capacity.

Thule 623 Force Alpine

Thule 623 Force Alpine

The Thule 623 Force Alpine cargo box offers value and space while still offering key conveniences. The 623 Force Alpine has a cargo capacity of 12 cubic feet and is only available in matte black.

Our Top-Selling Thule Ski and Snowboard Racks

Thule SnowPack 6 Ski & Snowboard Rack

Thule SnowPack 6 Ski & Snowboard Rack

The Thule 7326 SnowPack is a roof mounted ski and snowboard carrier which can carry up to 6 pairs of skis or 4 snowboards and can be mounted to most third party and factory cross bars.

Thule 92726 Universal Pull Top 6

Thule 92726 Universal Pull Top 6

The Thule 92726 Universal Pull Top 6 is a fully locking roof top ski & snowboard carrier that slides from on top of the roof to the side of the car for easy loading and unloading. New Speedlink hardware mounts fast and secure.

Thule 9033 Tram Hitch Ski Carrier with Locks

Thule 9033 Tram Hitch Ski Carrier with Locks

The Thule 9033 Tram Hitch Ski Carrier with Locks attaches to your Thule hitch rack or Thule Spare Me to transport your skis or snowboards securely and safely on the back of your vehicle. The Thule Tram holds up to 6 pairs of skis or 4 snowboards.