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18
Apr
10

Project Roadster: Typical Scene Kid

In another bid justify not buying a sensible car, I needed to up the luggage capacity of the Roadster; with having to carry photo gear, parts, camping stuff and, in the not too distant future, flat pack furniture I thought I better get a rack.   I had toyed around with making something, but before I fired up the mig I came across these Hanirack inflatable roof racks.  Yeah, I know, it’s not as cool as a Thule, but for the Roadster it’s ideal.  Because it’s inflatable, it spreads the load over the whole roof and it rolls up  neatly into a little bag which I can stow in the boot!

Yep, I’ve gone practicality mad….

Plus racks always look cool….

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6 Responses to “Project Roadster: Typical Scene Kid”


  1. April 19, 2010 at 3:51 pm

    Looks good! Have you tried it over the boot yet?

  2. April 20, 2010 at 7:13 am

    Did not know that type of rack yet, thanks. Looks like a good way to haul my photography gear as well. Now I need to get a hardtop it this does not work on the trunk.

  3. April 26, 2010 at 5:33 am

    What kind of rack is that? Could be very useful for me.

  4. 4 racer86
    April 26, 2010 at 5:26 pm

    It’s a Handirack!

  5. 5 Josh (UK)
    May 3, 2010 at 11:41 am

    What about those chromed metal ones that go over the boot lid? Were they factory options? I’m sure they would be better than putting stress on the roof


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