I really like the Kona rack too and that would have been my first choice, but this Yakima was very cheap (Free) and even with the stretch kit, it's not a bad deal. Plus, it's very easy to take on and off the car, I'm not sure if the Kona is the same way.
Hatch Nation #13 : Rally Revolution #13 : ROTM Jan '13
It's Bryan, not Brian
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