What Roof Rack Best Suits Your Vehicle? - Stoke Equipment Co

What Roof Rack Best Suits Your Vehicle?

Which Roof Rack System is best for your car, truck or van? This handy guide will help you narrow down options to fit your rooftop cargo needs. 

A roof rack is a great way of adding more space when you need it, making use of your cars roof. A roof rack safely and easily attaches to your car – in most cases you can do it yourself in no time at all.

Roof racks are essential for safely transporting gear for outdoor activities. Roof boxes, bike racks, racks for kayaks, surfboards and SUP boards, and winter sport racks are all possible with the correct roof rack system.

What system fits my car? 

For most popular car make and models, we have a solution that fits without fuss. Our Vehicle Database has a fitment solution for most cars on NZ roads.

Select your vehicle make, then filter your vehicle model, and year to find the perfect roof rack system for your car. get the perfect crossbar system for your car.

Some vehicles may have multiple fitment options depending on the trim level (ie: normal roof vs flush rail). If unsure, drop us a message and we can advise on the correct system. 

Fitmen variants for roof racks


How do I choose a type of roof rack? 

Do you want a bar with an overhang for more space or a bar with no overhang for a sleeker look? 

Thule WingBar Evo with Overhang

An Overhang Rack System is a versatile roof rack. You can use it with a variety of accessories - including roof boxes and roof top tents. A wider bar on the roof enables easy transportation of more gear. It makes loading cargo simpler and maximizes the use of the entire roof space. 

Thule Wingbar Edge No OVerhang

A Non-Overhang Rack System is a sleek and sporty roof rack that integrates seamlessly with the rest of the car. A stylish solution for your bike rack or roof box, while keeping a narrower profile. Its smooth design provides a smaller usable area that you should consider when choosing your kit. 

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