BMW 5 series Sedan Roof Box Alternative : boot-bag


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If you are looking for a BMW 5 Series Sedan Roof Box, we can help. Why not consider a boot-bag detailed below it adds 50 or 75 Litres of extra space without the hassle of roof box and folds flat for easy storage when not in use.

aerial view of a silver bmw 5 series sedan with a boot-bag roof box fitted in a bmw showroom

Extra luggage space for your BMW without the hassle of a roof box


BMW 5 series sedan Roof Box Alternative


1.75 or 2.65 cubic feet of extra luggage space without a roof box


Fully waterproof


Soft anti slip fabric base protects paint


Create extra luggage space for your 5 series sedan without a roof box.

boot-bag is a waterproof luggage bag that attaches to your BMW's trunk lid using a unique strapping system. The bag sits on a soft non slip mat fabric mat to protect your paintwork.


Why boot-bag for BMW 5 series sedan instead of a Roof Box ?

  • The straps don't damage the edge of the trunk lid
  • Fully Waterproof
  • Attaches using soft webbing so no damage to paint
  • Sits on a soft non slip mat
  • Hand made by us - over 25,000 sold = tried & tested
  • 14 Day money back guarantee
  • Folds flat for easy storage
  • Est in 2008 thousands sold worldwide
  • Supplied with detachable shoulder strap
  • Manufactured in the UK - good quality will last for years

There are two sizes in the boot-bag range :

original  - $159.95 - 1.75 cubic feet / 50 Litres of additional luggage capacity  measures 28"x15"x8" 1.75 cubic feet of additional storage. The soft non slip mat the bag sits on is slightly bigger.

vacation - $194.95 - 2.65 cubic feet / 75 Litres of additional luggage capacity, its 50% larger than the boot-bag original measuring 36"x16"x8" giving 2.65 cubic feet of extra luggage space.




grey bmw 5 series sedan in a bmw dealerhsip with a boot-bag roof box fitted

All boot-bags are supplied with a soft anti slip mat to go under the bag and protect paint.

rear view of a bmw 5 series sedan in a bmw dealership with a roof box fitted

All boot-bags are hand made by us and have been since 2008

Layout the three straps in a H shape.

Shut the boot and place the soft fabric mat in the middle

The straps simply loop around the trunk lid

Please watch the video to see how boot-bag BMW 5 series sedan Roof Box Alternative works



a boot-bag original luggage rack being made


All boot-bags are manufactured by us


We only sell direct via the internet


No one else makes boot-bags


All boot-bags are supplied with fabric anti slip matting


It sits under the bag and protects paint


Its 1/8" / 4mm thick


Boot-bags won't damage paint over a decade of sales proves this


close of the anti slip matting used on the boot-bag luggage rack




Boot-bags base is soft


No studs or feet to damage paint


Unique sling design spreads weight







Boot-bags are fully waterproof



Velcro flap over the zip prevents water ingress





close up of a boot-vacation luggage rack showing the zip details

Innovative 'H' strap on the top of the boot-bag spreads the load


Fixings are sown on & welded so the bags are waterproof


Tried & tested ladder-lock fixings secure the bag to your BMW



Six ladder-lock fixings secure the bag


Once pulled tight webbing does not move & rub edges


Thin webbing is perfect for modern cars with small panel gaps



close up of the strap details on a boot-bag original alfa romeo spider luggage rack

The straps simply loop around the trunk lid


On convertibles with a lip on the trunk edge fill the trunk first


Once tight straps don't move





What our customers think of the boot-bag since 2008 read what they think here

We did 12,000 km in 6 weeks in all kind of conditions

The boot-bag has been brilliant. I drove from Sussex to Bologna (1500KM)

We love our boot-bag, bought a while ago...Brilliant and still going strong.

After a 2600 mile trip around Europe I highly recommend the Boot Bag.

10,000kms on the same speedo, all with the boot-bag on RF.