There are products out there that while certainly more of a luxury item, once you use them, you feel as if they are an absolute necessity. The Kuat Pivot v2 is one of those products – and it’s the first time I would say that about any swing away bike rack adapter.
The Kuat Pivot v2 is certainly not the first swing away adapter – it’s right there in the name. But the brand seems to have learned exactly how they should improve on the original to create the best adapter that I’ve had the chance to use.
For those new to the world of swing away hitch adapters, they’re sole purpose is to allow you to swing away a fully loaded rack from the vehicle, to better access your trunk, hatch, or