This complete multi-purpose base roof rack is for the 2010 to 2013 Mazda 3 4 Door Sedan that has the "bare" or "normal" roof, includes models equipped with a sunroof. System includes two load bars, four feet and the complete vehicle specific fit kit. Locks and keys are included.
The Rhino-Rack Fit Kit DK157 is specifically engineered for this Mazda 3, the kit includes protective rubber contoured pads which attach to the base of the 2500 Series Foot and rest directly on the roof. Custom formed metal brackets with protective rubber pads fasten to the 2500 foot and grip to the vehicle's door frame.
The Rhino-Rack 2500 RS Series Feet provides a form fitted, flush ended load bar with a strong hold, safe fit, has fewer parts than other racks for the easy installation and includes locks for a strong theft deterrent. Each RS system is cut to vehicle specific lengths.
The Rhino-Rack Aero load bars are strong, quiet and aerodynamic providing maximum capacity, no whistling or howling and low wind drag. The aluminum box beam construction has a dedicated slot for foot attachment and a separate t-slot track for mounting certain carriers.
The weight capacity for this Mazda 3 base roof rack is 165 pounds evenly distributed. The load bar length is Front 1019mm (40.1 Inches), Rear 1001mm(39.4 Inches). Distance from the front load bar to the rear is fixed at ~27.5 inches, center to center. Review the instruction manual below for complete technical details.