Upgraded/Ships with WingBar Evo (AeroBlade Shown - Discontinued)
This complete multi-purpose base roof rack is for the 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013* BMW X5 5 Door SUV with FLUSH SIDE RAILS, identified by protruding trim running front to rear on the outer edges of the roof line. This fit includes models equipped with a sunroof. System includes two load bars, four feet and the complete vehicle specific fit kit. Locks are recommended and available separately in match sets. Learn about the Thule One Key System [+]
The Thule Podium Fit Kit 4003 is the precisely engineered interface that connects the Rapid Podium Foot to the vehicle's flush side rails. There's no drilling, scratching, or damaging the vehicle in any way.
The Thule 460R Rapid Podium Foot provides the strongest hold, safest fit and has fewer parts than other racks for the easiest installation. Watch Install Video [+]
Thule AeroBlade load bars are strong, quiet and aerodynamic providing maximum capacity, no whistling or howling and low wind drag. The aluminum BoxBeam construction has a dedicated slot for foot attachment and a separate t-slot track for mounting certain carriers. Learn More [+]
The weight capacity for this BMW X5 base roof rack is 165 pounds evenly distributed. The load bar length is 47 inches plus 1-3/4 inches for both end caps (total 48-3/4 inches). The distance from the front load bar to the rear is variable with maximum spacing of 34 inches, center to center. Review the instruction manual below for complete technical details.