Allen Sports Deluxe Mounted Hitch Bike Rack, 3-Bike

Last updated: February 15, 2023

This is an excellent budget-friendly bike rack, built solid and strong with the ability to carry three bikes. It comes with a lifetime warranty providing a worry-free purchase experience. It does take some extra time to put together this rack properly, so prepare for a lengthy installation.

Allen Sports Deluxe Mounted Hitch Bike Rack, 3-Bike

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: A solid bike rack with a lifetime warranty that can carry three bikes.

In our analysis of 61 expert reviews, the Allen Sports Deluxe Mounted Hitch Bike Rack, 3-Bike placed 11th when we looked at the top 18 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

With only three bolts needed to assemble your Allen Deluxe Hitch Rack, your rack will be out of the box and have you on the road in minutes. All Allen Bike Racks are backed by a lifetime warranty. Please visit the Allen Sports web site for full details. The carry arms on your rack can be easily folded down out of the way when not in use. This allows for greater flexibility in using your vehicle with the rack installed. Allen’s patented individual tie-down system secures and protects your bicycles. The tie-downs are fixed in position on the carry arm, but rotate so that the can engage a wide range of bicycle frame sizes and styles. The main mast on the rack can be quickly tilted back fro easy lift gate access when the rack is in place on your vehicle. Allen Deluxe Hitch Racks include the hardware to securely install the rack into your receiver hitch. The included No-Wobble Bolt will allow you to fully tighten the rack in place. Dick Allen (pictured left in 1972) started Allen Sports in his garage in 1967. Since its founding, the company has been committed to producing the highest-quality, easiest-to-use bike racks and bicycle related products on the market. Dick, a onetime aerospace engineer, opened Allen Sports after building a prototype bike carrier in his Lincoln, Massachusetts shop in his free time. The first ever trunk-mounted bicycle carrier made of electrical conduit, metal strapping, and fire hose casings (for padding) was thoroughly tested on weekend excursions to Cape Cod. Shortly afterward, Allen took his design to market, and by 1971 had established a national presence for his product. Today, the family owned company owns more than three dozen patents, operates four warehouses nationally, six factories abroad, and sells products in countries around the world including USA, Mexico, Canada, and China.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Solid, welded structure. Resistant to corrosion. 3-bike capacity. Simple, quick assembly. Accommodates wide range of bikes.
Their hitch mountain carrier is perfect for 3 bikes, and it’s perfectly reliable and simple to use.
It has the same features like the folding carry arms, tilt-away main mast, and no-wobble hitch installation.
- Zentiz
The rack constructs from durable and quality powder coated steel metal that offers a lifetime rust-free performance. Plus with the sturdy construction, the rack is capable of carrying three bikes simultaneously with a capacity of 105 pounds.
The bike rack offers amazing security thanks to the 22” carry arm that secures each bike separately.

What reviewers didn't like

Bikes may sway a bit while in transit. Plain design. Might bend slightly under a heavy load.
Removing the rack requires a lot of effort.
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