Bus racks have been institutionalized throughout the country on many public transit systems. Bus racks are mounted on the front of the bus, and fold up when not in use. The rack can hold two bicycles securely. The racks, in constant view of the driver, are quite secure.
How the Default Unit Cost was Determined
The primary supplier for bus racks is Sportworks located in Woodinville, WA. Sportworks reports a cost of a bicycle rack as ?approximately $549 per unit?.