Are Modular Truck Caps Worth Buying?

In the world of off-road adventures and truck customization, the evolution of truck caps has taken a significant leap forward. Gone are the days when your only options were standard aluminum and fiberglass truck caps. Today, modular truck caps – or as some might call them, “truck bed caps,” “truck bed camper shells,” or “truck toppers” – are redefining the capabilities of outdoor enthusiasts’ vehicles.

Let’s explore the options and answer the question, “Are modular truck caps worth buying?”

Why Choose A Modular Truck Cap?

Many companies have introduced modular truck caps that offer flexibility and enhanced functionality. These versatile solutions cater to a growing demand for customization and personalization in truck gear, especially for activities like overlanding. Some of the standout features of these modular systems include:

  • Durability: They are robust enough to support additional gear like a rooftop tent.
  • Customization: Modular designs allow for personalized setups tailored to individual needs.
  • Built-in Storage: Optimized for space management, these caps often come with integrated solutions for organizing and storing gear.

However, despite their advantages, modular truck caps come with their own set of drawbacks:

  • Weight: These caps can be significantly heavier than their traditional counterparts, reducing load capacity and potentially impacting fuel efficiency.
  • Cost: High-end features and customization options come at a premium price.
  • Assembly: The complexity of these systems can sometimes lead to challenging installation processes.

Westin’s New EXP Topper Addresses The Drawbacks

Recognizing these issues, Westin Automotive has developed the EXP Truck Topper, a new modular truck cap designed to mitigate the drawbacks mentioned above while enhancing the benefits. The Westin EXP Topper offers a lightweight design without compromising on strength and affordability. It offers a dynamic load limit of 300 lbs. and a static load limit of 700 lbs. This topper retains high customization options and ease of assembly to ensure that you can get on the road quicker than ever.

In addition to those benefits, the Westin EXP Topper also incorporates several unique features that set it apart from the competition:

  • Integrated LED lighting for enhanced visibility and safety during nighttime adventures.
  • Advanced weather sealing to keep your gear dry and secure in all conditions.
  • Remote entry and secure locking on all doors.
  • Integrated roof rails.

Elevate Your Truck With The Westin EXP Topper

Crafted with a 5-piece extruded aluminum construction, the new Westin topper strikes the perfect balance between strength and lightweight design, featuring:

  • Double wall aluminum gull wing side doors
  • Locking t-handles to ensure security
  • EPDM sponge double seal for superior weather and dust proofing  
  • Integrated roof rails for mounting accessories
  • An auto lock/unlock rear door for easy accessibility
  • Heavy-duty locking t-handles with emergency release lever on driver-side door

Built for versatility and safety, the EXP Truck Topper can handle all your adventure essentials. Experience durability, convenience, and style with the Westin EXP Topper – because your truck deserves the best.

Truck Accessories From Westin

Ready to redefine your truck’s capabilities? Check out the Westin’s EXP modular truck cap today and discover how you can enhance your outdoor experiences. It’s another one of the many quality off-road products we’ve developed in our over 40 years of experience, designed and tested right here in the USA.

Contact our expert team today if you have questions. Order the gear you need to customize your ATV/UTV, truck, Jeep, or SUV today.

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