Specifications at a glance: Dimensions: 63L x 39.5W x 7 Inches, Weight: 40 Pounds
The Thule 865XT Trail basket is constructed using lightweight yet strong extruded aluminum. The material, combined with advanced design and manufacturing produce a highly aerodynamic open carrying solution while offering enhanced utility features.
The design is intelligently engineered to reduce wind noise and drag to minimize cabin noise and fuel consumption. When it's time to transport gear, the Trail basket delivers with integrated features to offer enhanced utility.
Pack up 130 pounds of luggage and gear directly in the basket, do not exceed the weight capacity of your vehicle’s rack system. Your carrying weight is the combined weight of the basket and it's contents.
Keep your gear in place using a the Thule 692 - Stretch Cargo Net or one of Thule's all-weather cargo bags which are available separately. Seamlessly attach T-track compatible bike, ski or watersport carriers directly to basket's integrated T-tracks.
The basket attaches to all Thule load bars and most other load bars using 4.5 inch wide mounting hardware brackets that offer variable adjustment to match up perfectly with load bar spacing between 24 and 32 inches.
The mounting brackets include covers to limit access to the mounting wingnuts, these covers snap into place over mounting hardware. For an extra theft deterrent these covers can be locked in place with Thule lock cylinders which are available for purchase separately.