Carry Your Canine with New Thule Bexey Trailer + New Chariot Youngsters Trailer, Paramount Pannier


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Thule’s slogan is ‘Carry Your Life.’ Canine are actually a giant a part of lots of people’s lives, and now you possibly can deliver them too – due to the brand new Thule Bexey canine trailer.

Thule Bexey dog trailer

Launched on the primary day of Eurobike 2023, the Bexey joins a considerable revamp of the Chariot youngster trailer, a brand new Paramount backpack pannier bag, and the brand new Epos rack which we noticed a bit earlier within the 12 months. All of those merchandise nonetheless have substantial time till they hit the market, however we obtained some first appears at early samples from the present.

A part of a whole new class for canines, the Bexey will likely be joined by canine crates (September 23) and harnesses to make it simpler than ever to deliver your pup out in your subsequent journey.

New Thule Bexey Dog trailer

To create the Bexey trailer, Thule enlisted the assistance of canine consultants to create a product that was not solely simple for people to make use of, however one thing canines would shortly change into used to as effectively. That features a 3D molded ground that may be made utterly flat for coaching your canine to get comfy with the thought of driving in a trailer. The Bexey will likely be obtainable to shoppers someplace round this time subsequent 12 months.

New Thule Chariot

New Thule chariot 2024

Over on the human youngster facet of issues, the Thule Chariot trailer has gotten an enormous redesign with some very fascinating options. The brand new design is claimed to be round 95% new, and is meant to make it simpler to make use of, extra comfy for the kid, and extra seen (protected) for everybody concerned.

Beginning with the attachment of the trailer to the bike, the brand new fast launch mount makes it simpler than ever. The mounting plate stays on the bike, and the tower mainly simply snaps into place while you line the 2 up. To take away it, simply press the gray button and slide upwards. There’s nonetheless a lock core so you possibly can safe the trailer to the bike, and a brand new shock twine security tether.

On the different finish, the tow bar simply clicks into the trailer body and there’s one other lock core to once more forestall theft of the trailer when parked. One of many large enhancements to the design is how the stroller wheels are stowed – you not need to take away them to flip them over. Now merely open the fast launch lever, spin them 180º, and fasten the QR. The design will make it a snap to go from stroller to trailer mode, and you’re by no means with out the stroller wheels.

One other big enchancment is the choice to run only one or two seats in the identical trailer. Beforehand, when you have been solely utilizing the trailer for one youngster, the empty seat couldn’t be eliminated, so that you ended up with a toddler sitting to 1 facet making a bit cramped and unbalanced trip. Now, you possibly can merely take away the second seat, and place the remaining seat within the middle giving higher weight distribution, and extra elbow room for the kid.

Lastly, within the age of the distracted driver, each little bit of elevated visibility issues. The brand new design options a chic built-in LED mild that stretches throughout your complete again of the trailer.

Just like the Bexey, you’ll have to attend for the brand new Chariot to reach with Canada seeing them round March 2024, and the US getting them later in 2025.

Thule Paramount Pannier Backpack

On the bag facet, the favored Thule Paramount backpack is getting a pannier improve. We’ve seen a number of completely different pannier/backpack combos, however the trick is at all times learn how to make it comfy as a backpack, and but nonetheless practical as a pannier. The Thule Paramount does that with a brilliantly designed detachable backplate with backpack straps on one facet, and a locking pannier mechanism on the opposite.

To swap forwards and backwards, there’s a single zipper that unzips the highest half of the again plate, whereas the underside slots right into a socket on the bag. When it’s flipped to pannier mode, there’s a further buckle strap to anchor the underside of the bag in opposition to the rack. The Paramount makes use of the identical pannier {hardware} because the Thule Defend which features a clamp that truly grips the bar on the rack to forestall any rattling, and is appropriate with 8-16mm diameter bars.

The Paramount Pannier additionally features a full measurement rain cowl that’s reflective to maintain the contents dry, and your self seen. Anticipate to see these in shops round August this 12 months.

It’s already been a giant 12 months for Thule, and there’s extra within the pipeline. Keep tuned.