The rack is compatible with virtually any vehicle that has a smooth steel roof, and it accommodates skis and snowboards of all styles and shapes. You can install and remove the carrier from your car quickly, as needed; no tools are required. The carrier comes with key locks, a pad, and a storage bag. This product is covered by a five-year warranty and cannot be used in temperatures over 86 degrees.
About Car Mate
Inno Advanced Car Racks is a division of Car Mate USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Car Mate Manufacturing Company of Tokyo. Car Mate is a publicly traded company on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Founded in 1966 by Takaaki Murata, the inventor of the car seat headrest, Car Mate is today the largest manufacturer of automotive accessories in Japan. The company's car rack division was launched in 1976. Today Inno has almost a 60 percent share of the Japanese car rack market, with its own manufacturing facilities in Japan, China, and the United States to keep up with growing demand.
Inno car racks first appeared on the U.S. market in 2003. The company tests its racks thoroughly and vigorously to make sure that they protect the cargo and the vehicle in what can often be harsh conditions. From its testing labs with UV-ray and salt spray testing booths to the race track designed for automotive manufacturers that it has used for real-world high-speed testing, Car Mate takes your safety and your investment in your gear seriously. Its attention to detail is why every one of its products is backed by an industry-leading warranty.
What's in the Box
Carrier, key locks, pad, instructions, and storage bag