The CURT black aluminum cargo carrier is designed to be extremely easy to handle while offering dependable transportation of your cargo wherever your adventure takes you. It features an aluminum construction that keeps the hitch carrier lightweight and highly portable. This trailer hitch cargo carrier only weighs 25 pounds. Even with such a lightweight design, this hitch carrier can contend with other aluminum cargo carriers and even steel models, featuring a tested rating of 500 pounds weight capacity. The hitch basket has a one-piece, welded aluminum design to provide dependable structural integrity without the need for excessive added weight. The hitch carrier basket measures 49 inches x 22-1/2 inches, providing ample space for a variety of cargo, and the basket has 4-inch tall sides for enhanced item security during travel. This aluminum hitch cargo carrier can quickly and easily be mounted onto almost any class 3, class 4 or class 5 hitch, featuring a standard 2-inch x 2-inch shank. It also comes with a hitch pin for secure attachment to the hitch receiver. This CURT aluminum cargo carrier is fast and easy to assemble right out of the box, featuring a one-piece aluminum basket and a simple but secure four-bolt design. For enhanced safety on the road, this aluminum hitch cargo carrier also comes with integrated reflectors, adding visibility to your vehicle for other drivers.