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The Thule roof rack systems keep their premium reputation among outdoors users. The Whispbar brand from New Zealand is a challenger in a market dominated by Thule from Sweden. The former’s unique selling points are being -they claim- aerodynamic, which in turn makes them quieter and more fuel-efficent. Yakima, another manufacturer, acquired Whispbar. For the […]

You’ll need to quote BIC and IBAN codes when sending International Payments to the following 47 countries: * All EU and EEA countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, […] : “VAT is charged on sales by within the European Union (EU)“. VAT rates applicable for items purchased at Amazon UK. The info refers to VAT rates charged by on physical goods dispatched to EU destinations: Info about Amazon´s VAT- registered customers: “About Purchasing as a VAT Registered Customer in […]