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Topeak MTX QuickTrack Bicycle Racks, Bags, and Baskets

Topeak MTX

MTX QuickTrack is an ingeniously simple attachment system which allows Topeak trunk bags or rear baskets to interface securely to an MTX rack.

Slide, click and go! Topeak's MTX QuickTrack system makes mounting any MTX QuickTrack equipped bag or basket to a Topeak rear rack incredibly easy. Simply line up the composite MTX QuickTrack base with the channels on any Topeak rear rack and slide forward until it clicks into place. No tools, no straps, no hassles. To remove simply push the yellow release button and slide the bag or basket rearward until completely disengaged.

Choose a Topeak MTX trunk bag

Topeak MTX TrunkBags

Topeak offers five MTX trunk bags. How much storage and what features do you need? Do you want something small and simple? Choose EX. Do you need an expandable top? Then choose DX or DXP. Do you need expandable panniers? Then choose EXP or DXP. Do you need a waterproof trunk bag? Then choose the DryBag.

Topeak MTX TrunkBag Features Comparison Table

Water Bottle
Capacity Size Weight
MTX TrunkBag EX No No No 480 in3 13.8 x 8.3 x 7.5 in 760 g / 1.54 lbs
MTX TrunkBag EXP No Yes No 1010 in3 14.2 x 9.8 x 8.5 in 1195 g / 2.36 lbs
MTX TrunkBag DX Yes No No 750 in3 14.1 x 9.8 x 8.5-11.4 in 1020 g / 2.25 lbs
MTX TrunkBag DXP Yes Yes Yes 1380 in3 14.1 x 9.8 x 8.5-11.4 in 1160 g / 2.53 lbs
MTX Trunk DryBag No No No 735 in3 15 x 9.4 x 10.2 in 930 g / 2.05 lbs

Available accessories:

Topeak MTX baskets

Topeak MTX baskets

The Topeak MTX Rear Basket is a metal basket. It mounts to a rear rack with the MTX QuickTrack system. It's the perfect size for shopping or other errands.

The TrolleyTote Folding MTX Rear Basket is the perfect solution for around town shopping and errands. TrolleyTote features a telescopic handle and trolley wheels for easy handling at the market and the large capacity durable frame is collapsible for easy storage. The TrolleyTote is MTX QuickTrack compatible for secure slide and click mounting and removal on all Topeak MTX racks.

Choose a Topeak MTX Rack

Topeak MTX QuickTrack compatible racks are available as tough tubular aluminum rear racks perfect for classic loaded touring, commuting or just running errands; or as seapost-mounted BeamRack racks for MTB or commuter use.

Topeak MTX Tubular Racks

Topeak MTX tubular racks

Explorer and Super Tourist are tough, durable tubular aluminum rear racks perfect for classic loaded touring, long distance touring, commuting, or just running errands.

Super Tourist DX is Topeak's toughest tubular aluminum rear rack designed for heavy-duty, long distance touring. It's integrated side bar provides a lower pannier attachment point--allowing more space for cargo on the rack top.

Topeak MTX Tubular Racks Features Comparison Table

Side Bar for
Side Pannier
for 26", 700c,
& 27.5"(650B)
for 29" wheel
mountain bikes
Size Weight
Explorer No No No Yes No 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.1 in 625 g / 1.38 lbs
Explorer w/ Spring Yes No No Yes No 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.1 in 800 g / 1.76 lbs
Explorer w/ Disc No Yes No Yes No 13.4 x 9.3 x 16.1 in 620 g / 1.38 lbs
Explorer w/ Spring & Disc Yes Yes No Yes No 13.4 x 9.3 x 16.1 in 795 g / 1.76 lbs
Explorer 29er No No No No Yes 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.9 in 640 g / 1.41 lbs
Explorer 29er w/ Disc No Yes No No Yes 13.4 x 9.3 x 16.9 in 680 g / 1.50 lbs
Super Tourist No No No Yes No 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.1 in 640 g /1.41 lbs
Super Tourist w/ Spring Yes No No Yes No 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.1 in 815 g / 1.80 lbs
Super Tourist DX No No Yes Yes No 13.4 x 6.7 x 16.1 in 700 g / 1.54 lbs
Super Tourist DX w/ Disc No Yes Yes Yes No 13.4 x 9.3 16.1 in 739 g / 1.63 lbs

Topeak MTX BeamRack

Topeak MTX BeamRack racks

Topeak MTX BeamRack seapost mounted racks are for MTB or heavy commuting use. They have a 20 lbs carrying capacity. They include two rubber bungees and a safety reflector.

The Topeak MTX BeamRack is available in three versions for different size frames:

  • A-Type for X-Small and Small Size Frames
  • E-Type for Small and Medium Size Frames
  • V-Type for Medium and Large Size Frames

Topeak also makes the MTX BeamRack EX. It is a lighter duty version for MTB and commuter use. It has a 15 lbs carrying capacity and includes a hidden storage tray.

Choose the Topeak MTX BeamRack appropriate for your bicycle frame and seat position.

Measure the distance up from the tire to a line straight back from the mount position on your seat post.

measurement for Topeak MTX BeamRack

If that distance seems too short then consider A-Type which rises up about 4 inches. If that distance seems too tall then consider V-Type which drops down about 4 inches. If the distance seems just right then consider E-Type which is straight.

Available accessories: