does adding a hitch for a bike rack affect mpg? I have a 2014 X1

Asked by Mar 12, 2017 at 09:25 AM about the 2014 BMW X1 xDrive28i

Question type: Car Customization

I would like to know if adding a hitch for a thule bike rack, which holds two bikes would negatively affect the mpg. Thanks for your time.

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nothing that you will notice since it's at the back of the vehicle. If the bikes were mounted on the roof, then maybe.

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