Travelpro Maxlite 5 Expandable Suitcase

by Allie Moore

May 10, 2019

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Products / Travel

A company with a name like Travelpro isn’t a bad place to start a search for quality travel gear. From carry-on and checked luggage to garment bags and backpacks, Travelpro makes top-line luggage with frequent special offers. One of its top sellers is the line of Maxlite 5 expandable suitcases that come in varying sizes (from 21 to 26 inches).


The Maxlite 5 weights a half-pound less than the Maxlite 4 at only 7.3 pounds. The 25-inch luggage measures 25 inches tall by 18 inches wide by 11 inches deep, with an interior volume of 91 liters, and can be expanded further by 2 inches. The bag’s honeycomb frame system allows for high durability despite its light weight.


The suitcase glides effortlessly through airport terminals on four wheels that rotate 360 degrees and a tapered shape that prevents the luggage from falling over when upright.


Storage options include a full-length lid pocket and a side accessory pocket in addition to the central chamber, lined with H20 Guard to protect it from moisture.


Purchase the Travelpro Maxlite 5 suitcase on Travelpro’s website or on Amazon.com for $135.99, marked down from $159.99.



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