Thule RB43 43 Inch Rapid Aero Load Bars are constructed from premium, ultra-lightweight aluminum giving you a premium straight from the factory rack option. Thule RB43 Load Bars do not include end caps; they are included with Thule Rapid Aero towers.
43 inches in length
Aerodynamic, aluminum oval shape helps reduce any possible cabin noise
Integrated T-slot for easy mounting of select Thule accessories
Carry up to 165lbs of cargo, weight varies from vehicle to vehicle
Offered in three other sizes for optimal fit on any vehicle in any application
Profile of the bar delivers a sleek new look consistent with some available factory roof racks
Rapid Aero aluminum bars will only work with the Thule Rapid Aero Foot Packs
End caps are not included with these bars, they are instead included with the Thule towers
Also sold as a single bar if needed
Thule XADAPTs are required to mount some Thule accessories
The Thule RB43 43 Inch Rapid Load Bars is a FINAL SALE item.
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Frequently Asked Questions
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All required tools and instructions for the Thule RB43 43 Inch Rapid Load Bars are provided. No particular expertise required, just be sure to follow the instructions closely. While installation times vary depending on your vehicle and racks purchased, installations typically take from 15-60 minutes.
With so many different cars out there, we need to carry a wide range of roof rack components. To see what has been made specifically to fit your vehicle, enter your vehicle information in our base rack fit guide.