Alta Racks Extended XL Hitch

by Alta Racks


Introducing the Extended Hitch for the ALTA Racks bike racks. Created to accommodate the new truck tailgate designs

Can be swapped out with Gen 2 and Gen 3 rack hitches

Adds an additional 3 inches to the current setup which provides the perfect clearance for the new tailgate design on the larger and smaller trucks

You only need this hitch if you have a truck, going further out is not necessary better. Specially with low vehicles, further out carry will place the bikes closer to the ground

The same functionality and construction as our current hitch, make require strapping system on some vehicles due to further extension

Fully compatible with all the rack except Gen 1(2017 builds)

If you are running the extender with your current ALTA to clear your truck tailgate, this is the perfect solution

includes both internal and external stabilizer with the hitch

  • Extra Long Hitch is intended for the use on truck with deep tailgate
  • Allows for full tailgate opening on the newer truck with top flairs
  • Perfect for new Fords, Dodge, Toyota Tundra, Chevy Colorado, Ford Ranger
  • Not required for full size GM trucks, Toyota Tacoma
  • Can be selected as an option with new purchases
  • This page is for existing rack owners that would like to upgrade the rack

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