This is a multi-purpose truck bed rack for the 1999-2016* Ford F-250 Pickup Trucks, this includes all cab types; standard cab, super cab, and super crew.
*Later models may also be included, check the Thule Vehicle Fit Guide below.
The Thule 500XT - Xsporter Pro Multi-Height Aluminum Truck Rack w/Load Stops is a 32 position, height adjustable truck bed rack system thoughtfully designed to maximize the load capacity of pickup trucks. Carry long loads that extend over the cab or lower the bars for shorter loads allowing convenient lower loading.
Beautifully constructed with reinforced 6000 series aluminum to provide strength to carry up to 450 pounds. The Thule 500XT Xsporter Pro is fully secured to the truck to deter theft. All four adjustable uprights lock in place and the complete rack locks to the bed rail for total security. A set of four key matched Thule lock cylinders are included. A lock cylinders is used for the adjustable uprights and lock the bases to the bed rail.
AirTrip and WindDiffuser Technology provide superior aerodynamics with low wind drag and ultra quiet performance. The Thule Xsporter Pro holds up to 450 pounds of cargo evenly distributed between the two 71 inch wide load bars. Construction quality is first rate with high strength 6000 aluminum uprights and load bars. The fasteners are high grade stainless steel.
Now included with the Thule 500XT Xsporter Pro are a set of four (4) load stops. These load stops utilize the T-track channel that runs the length of the load bar. With this mounting system, the load stops can be placed anywhere alont the top of the bar without any interference of the racks mounting hardware. Additional load stops can be purchase - Aero Load Stops (502)
CustomAdjust provides maximum carrying versatility with 32 height positions for precise cab clearance or easy low lift height.
The installation is straight forward on most trucks with open bed rails and does not require any cutting or drilling. Compatible with most Thule carriers and accessories, though some may require Xadapt adapters which are sold separately as needed.
#57 Truck bed design may prevent the Xsporter Pro from being used in the lowest possible settings. #58 See Thule Fit Guide for information related to accessory compatibility with the Xsporter Pro. #69 Installation of the Xsporter Pro will require removal of a bed track system, if installed.