Regardless of the reason you utilize your car, whether it’s a family vehicle or your day-to-day way to get to work or your go-to road-tripper, keeping your vehicle organized and neat is a must. With limited interior storage options, finding better ways to utilize your trunk storage all while keeping it organized is a must.
Organization can provide more comfort in your vehicle in addition to removing clutter and possible distractions while driving. In addition, keeping items stored safely can prevent them from flying around your vehicle causing more damage during a possible crash or collision.
With the abundance of available car trunk storage options, check out the following 10 best car trunk storage systems.
10. Zone Tech – Vehicle Backseat Trunk Organizer - $10.99
The 12-pocket Vehicle Backseat Trunk Organizer from ZoneTech is constructed of heavy-duty material and takes up minimal trunk space, attaching directly the backseat of your vehicle through the trunk access. The organizer features four large pockets for storing bigger, bulkier items and eight front pockets for smaller item organization. When the organizer is not in use, it collapses for easy storage.
9. Honey-Can-Do – SFT-01166 Soft Storage Chest - $11.56
This Soft Storage Chest trunk organizer from Honey-Can-Do is 25.5-inches wide, 13.25-inches tall, and 13-inches deep. It’s constructed with two large compartments to organize larger supplies and includes three mesh pockets for storing smaller items with the ability to see stored items at-a-glance for quick access.
8. Deler – Foldable Four-Compartment Trunk Organizer with Cooling & Insulation - $22.99
The collapsible, foldable four-compartment Trunk Organizer features two aluminum foil refrigerator compartments with zippers for frozen food storage, great for trips to the grocery store or a road-trip picnic. The organizer folds up completely when not in use for easy, compact storage and is made from oxford cloth. The two larger compartments can be used to store bulkier items.
7. Road Pal – Premium Auto Trunk Organizer - $12.95
The Premium Auto Trunk Organizer by Road Pal includes three primary storage compartments to help organize tools, emergency equipment, or other needs, and has multiple side pockets with velcro lids to keep items in place. The walls, base plate, and dividers are rigid enough to stay open when not in use, but can be collapsed easily for storage.
6. EPAuto – Collapsible Cargo Trunk Storage Organizer - $10.87
The sturdy walls and rigid base plates of the Collapsible Cargo Trunk Storage Organizer help maintain and support heavier items stored inside. Two large compartments can be used for groceries, tools, or other bulkier items, and eight mesh side pockets can be used for smaller item storage and quick, visible access. The organizer is fully collapsible for ease in storage. When fully extended the organizer measures 24.75 x 12.75 x 13.4 inches. In addition, handles are provided for easy maneuvering in or out of your trunk.
5. LK Baby – Heavy Duty Car Trunk Organizer - $21.98
The durable Heavy Duty Car Trunk Organizer is a dark grey color, and features reinforced sides, bottom inserts, and front panels, helping it stand strong even when empty. The organizer is made of 600D polyester fabric and includes heavy-duty handles for moving the organizer in or out of your trunk. The organizer includes 12 storage pockets and two elastic straps. On the inside, 10 mesh pockets are expandable with the remaining two pockets on the outside. Rubber feet help keep the bag from moving around in your trunk, and it features a reflective strip for increased visibility during roadside emergency use.
4. Tetrasek – Trunk Organizer - $19.99
Made from 600D polyester fabric, the Trunk Organizer from Tetrasek includes plastic side walls, dividers, and base plates that remain light, yet resistant to bending. The organizer features two large storage compartments and expandable mesh side pockets, as well as a large front pocket for item storage. In addition, the organizer can be configured in three different ways through the securing buckles: fully open, half-sized, and fully collapsed.
3. Picnic Time – Trunk Boss Organizer with Cooler - $39.99
The Trunk Boss Organizer from Picnic Time features six open pockets and an insulated cooler with a water-resistant interior. A flat pocket on the cooler’s exterior holds the folded trunk organizer when not in use. The organizers unique, accordion-type design provides a space saving option for trunk storage and measures 24-inches long, 18-inches wide, and 8-inches high,
2. Starling’s – Car Trunk Organizer - $32.99
The Car Trunk Organizer from Starling expands up to two-feet long and has two divided sections. The organizer is made from a 1680D Oxford polyester and a three-layer waterproof PE bottom board. Choose to expand both sections or leave one collapsed for added trunk space. One cargo compartment has additional dividers for further organization, and features eight total polyester pockets.
1. SKB – Travel-Tek Cargo Locker - $69.99
The Travel-Tek Cargo Locker from SKB is a portable locker to help remove interior vehicle and trunk clutter. The bag is made of canvas and the locker includes rigid interior dividers and a lower-level “triple shoe closet” with a mesh ventilation panel. The two handles are padded for more comfort in carrying or moving. In addition, the case features oversized zippers with metal pulls for easier access to contents. The locker is 28-inches x 14-inches x 9-inches on the interior, and only 2-inches larger in its exterior dimension measurements. The locker itself weighs 5 pounds.
With vehicle storage options in a car often at a premium, utilizing your trunk as an organized storage space is a must. Help keep your car organized and comfortable through the use of a storage system for your car’s trunk. If you have any questions about utilizing or installing a trunk storage system in your car, ask a mechanic for help on how to do so.
This article originally appeared on YourMechanic.com as 10 Best Car Trunk Storage Systems and was authored by Parker Hill.