Child Bike Trailers / Thule Chariot CX 2

Thule Chariot CX 2

Young parents who love are passionate by bike, this would very much like to take certainly also their children. In this way one can also equal the children imagine the world on two wheels. Of course, in this case but the most attention is also the safety and comfort are given. Therefore, children should be taken if possible in a child bike trailer. In such a trailer the greatest attention should be paid special attention to quality materials, the best technology, and especially a sufficient comfort. Such a bike trailer for children can be found in Thule Chariot CX 2, because this may be referred to doubt as the Mercedes of bicycle trailers.

practice test

kinderfahrradanhaenger chariot-cx-2 Numerous tests were conducted with the child bike trailer Thule Chariot CX 2, but also our own experiences have proven that this trailer multifunctionality is already standard equipment and so there is this bicycle trailer also an entire set for conversion to. So that this bike trailers for children, can be converted by the addition of two smaller front wheels for stroller with a few easy steps. Furthermore ensures a spoked wheel made of aluminum that the bicycle trailer for joggers is because addition of new processes and improved handlebar ensures that the running conditions ideal can not be. If the Thule Chariot CX 2 be used as a companion on hiking trips, so this may be a Umschnallvorrichtung be used. But as these children bicycle trailer is for the winter holidays the perfect companion for transportation, this one pull rod made of aluminum and two lightweight skis are attached to this. We have tried both and have to say that we simply do not want to miss this transport. The bike trailer for children can be purchased blue and red colors.

What can he all?

This bike trailer can just everything we imagined as young parents from a practical bicycle trailers and the children are delighted. Especially good is also repeatedly the available kit to which can cover its outstanding variety a very wide range. This benefit bicycle trailer not only comfort and luxury are combined, but also a very high security. Fitted is the bicycle trailer with disc brakes, by which also the braking distance has been improved on steep gradients and the child learns a safe and quiet ride, which is due to the CAS patented suspension. This bicycle trailer has a size of 122 x 83 x 110 cm and a weight of only 15 kg. This bike trailer is a single seater, which has a seat height of 65 cm and a shoulder width of 40 cm, which already for these details a very high comfort care. If one can believe the manufacturers of bicycle trailer, so is the total load that is able to carry this, at 34 kilograms. the child were processed at the CX 2 and Quick Clips, thus a soft and quiet opening and closing of the convertible top is possible and one so be certain, does not wake up in the operation of the convertible top.

If the safe?

We would also say that this trailer for the bike is quite safe, although one should shed light on the security aspect yet. So it is not only the material that was used for the Thule Chariot CX 1 and CX 2 (Thule), what this bike trailer can be to premium models, but also in terms of safety no compromises must be made, since the manufacturer no compromises knows. A rollover protection turns off when the anodized aluminum frame already by the adjustable handlebar. To be better seen by other drivers, the material was provided with 3-patented reflectors, which brings an additional visibility aspect with it. So that the child can be securely fastened to the padded seat in the passenger compartment, a 5-point safety belt has been integrated. The suspension of the bicycle trailer offers a pleasant and safe ride, even when traveling over rough terrain, or at high speed. In the entire window side a generous ventilation has been integrated which protects the child even at high temperatures. The window side has an additional elaborate tint, which protects the child extra protection against blinding sunlight and UV radiation. Wisely was at the CX 2 but also a helmet range which covers another important safety aspect.

Luxury car or clunker?

Both the Thule Chariot CX 1 and CX 2 Thule can be classified into the category of luxury cars. For both models, only the best materials were used, because over a long period, the manufacturer wants to offer us as parents and our children a great fun. The crucial point of the overall picture of this child bike trailer are also the components that are formed of comfort and ergonomics.Comparing this luxury car with another comparative model as the Croozer, so this falls on already, that one is looking for a CAS Suspension vain and it is this suspension ensures a very comfortable ride. But there is also an extensive range of accessories that brings this bicycle trailer the name luxury cars, because the offer includes a Winterfußsack, seat post, cup and bottle holder, raincover, baby seat for safe transport and a transport bag. The carrying bag is behind the sitting room and offers a lot of storage space, but also can is no need to be waived. Likewise, there is no other manufacturer that uses a patented ezFold-quick folding for its bicycle trailer.

And the driving experience?

The bicycle trailer CX 2 convinces with its low weight, as well as having a narrow track width and the erstklassischen suspension, which is why these children bicycle trailer is also suitable for extreme sport applications.

Keeps the well for a while?

We have, as with us decency buying a bike trailer, obtained various customer opinions and decided at the end precisely for this bicycle trailer, and does not regret this purchase until today.Because he has impressed us with the materials that were processed here, ergonomic handlebar, the very high quality disc brakes, and not least by the reflective outer material and the longevity.But the extra baby seat allows us to take from the very beginning our offspring with the numerous cycling.

What do I get for the price?

The CX 2 is currently the highest quality bicycle trailer, which is available on the market. No wonder, since no other model is performance-oriented and having such a top-end features such as these luxury cars. The high-quality components, of great comfort and high safety, has to offer this bike trailer, speak their own language. If we had something to fall deeper into their pockets for this luxury car, so we have our decision not regretted it, since we want our child is lifted comfortably and safely in the bike trailer.

“As a premium model for highest performance and innovation of the sleek and dynamic CX ™ has impressive facilities. Disc brakes, multi-position handlebar with 5 grip positions and outstanding comfort are just some of the great features of the CX ™.”Www.bikebox-shop .com


test criteria

seating 1
shoulder width 59 cm
seat height 65 cm
Maximum width 83 cm
weight 17 kg
payload 45 kg
L x W x H 122 x 83 x 110 cm
L x W x H (folded) 109 x 80 x 27 cm


  • Disc brakes for maximum braking power
  • extremely Multifunctional
  • Integrated crossbar for attaching accessories
  • Extra padding for a comfortable ride
  • Ergonomic multi-position handlebar with 5 grip positions


  • Upper price level
  • The weight is slightly heavier than the Thule Chariot Cougar 1


If money is not the main criterion when buying is the Thule Chariot Cougar CX2 convincing in every respect.

Technical specifications

echnical specifications

criteria rating
total 4 /5
functionality    5/5
safety    5/5
Comfort    4/5
Price-performance    1/5
processing    4/5
maneuverability    4/5


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