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How is the Yakima KingJoe Pro 3 different...

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How is the Yakima KingJoe Pro 3 different from the KingJoe?

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SUPERJOE VS. KINGJOE

The Super Joe series has cradles but the arm that holds the bikes is the same arm that extends out and rests on the top of the trunk.

The result: you can’t spread the arms as far apart so this mount has less of a chance of fitting a car with, say, a spoiler. Also on the Super Joe are tubular pads that protect your car from the support arms. The King Joe is our premium mount replete with cradles and triangular pads that have a softer material and because they are triangular, fit your car better. The King Joe also has 3 independent arms so that you have a wider range of spread. It also allows you to fold down the load arms when empty of bikes.