Having a good quality roof box for Skoda yeti can make your trip a lot enjoyable, as it ensures that you will have a secure place to store your necessary items. But with the huge number of roof boxes available on the market, it is sometimes difficult to make the decision of which one to choose.
In this article we will list the best roof boxes for Skoda yeti that are durable and secure and more importantly, have a good price to value ratio. we performed our own test for each one of these roof boxes to test if the specifications and features that the manufacturers list are the right choice for your car.
These are the main points to consider when choosing a roof box for your Skoda Yeti
Here’s some of our favourite roof cargo boxes for the Skoda yeti…
INNO Wedge Rooftop Cargo Box
The second choice in our list is of the best roof boxes for Skoda Yeti is the Inno Wedge, this roof box is known to be easy to install in a short time.
And just like the previous roof box, this one is compatible with a big number of racks without any issues.
One of the best things about this box is its durability and weather resistance, a great choice for camping and long trips.
The dual side opening allows easy access to the cargo, and it also got a track design that enables the box to slide forward and backward on the car roof without any additional tools.
The result of these features allows you to center the box perfectly on the rooftop.
And now let’s check the safety and security measures of this box.
A lot of times you will hear some people say that they lost their stuff because the box was open even after they closed it, to solve this problem, INNO developed a safety system that doesn’t allow you to remove the key from the roof box until it is fully closed, this is a great way to prevent users from driving with open boxes, This is also a good security measure, you might forget to check if you closed your roof box, but you will most likely do that if your key is stuck there.
INNO Wedge Rooftop Cargo Box specifications
- Volume: 14 cubic feet.
- Size: 78.5 x 37.5 x 17.75 inches
- Opening: Both sides
- Color: Black or white
Thule Motion XT Rooftop Cargo Carrier
The first option on the list of the best roof boxes for Skoda Yeti is the Thule Motion XT rooftop cargo carrier.
You can put up to 22 cubic feet (or 0.62 cubic meters) of belongings inside this huge roof cargo box, so, If you are planning to have a long voyage, or just you have a large family, this roof cargo box is the best choice to have on your Skoda Yeti.
This roof box got a wide power click mounting system that ensures that you can easily tell when the new roof box is mounted correctly and secured.
A locking mechanism called “SlideLock system” will lock the box automatically when the lid is securely closed, this is really handy to counter theft when you leave your Skoda alone during your trips.
Thule Motion XT got many lid lifters and outer handles that facilitate the opening and the closing of the box in any weather or lighting conditions.
During our tests, we found that the outer handles are easy to grip in rain and snow, even with gloves.
Using the Thule Motion XT doesn’t require too much effort or experience, and it is compatible with a lot of rooftop systems including the ones on Skoda Yeti.
Because of all the reasons above, many people consider the Thule Motion XT to be the best roof box for any owner of a Skoda Yeti.
Thule Motion XT Rooftop box specifications
- Volume: 22 cubic feet for the larger model
- Size: 91.5″ x 37.5″ x 18″
- Opening: Both sides
- Color: Black
Thule Pulse Cargo Box
This is the second roof box on our list, and for a good reason, this company is known for the high quality and the durability of its roof boxes.
We used this roof box for many months and yes, it is very durable, the material used in the manufacturing of this box is super durable and will last for a long time.
It can also resist harsh weather conditions like snow or rain.
During our test, our belongings stayed safe and protected inside the box during a snowstorm.
One of the features of this roof box is the FastGrip quick-mount system, this system makes it easy to install the box.
The main difference between the Thule box and the previous ones is that it opens on the passenger side only for loading and unloading, the company claim that this is for security reasons, the box can only be opened on the passenger side, which means you are safe from passing cars, but still a dual design is more convenient.
The fear of the box opening while on the road is nonexistent, your key will be stuck in the box until all the locking points are secured.
Thule Pulse Cargo Box specifications
- Volume: 16 cubic feet
- Size: 89″ x 26″ x 13″
- Opening: Passenger side
- Color: Black
Choosing the right roof cargo box for Skoda Yeti is very important decision. When choosing a roof box you should always consider the important factors listed above, but in the end, the decision is yours. At the end of this article we will choose the Thule Motion XT as the editors’ choice, because of the multiple features and the high durability, it is very rare to find a rooftop box with this price and these features.
Resources and editors' choice:
- 1 INNO Wedge Rooftop Cargo Box
- 2 Thule Motion XT Rooftop Cargo Carrier
- 3 Thule Pulse Cargo Box
- 4 Thule Motion XT Rooftop Cargo Carrier
- 5 Pros
- 6 Cons