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Sales of this car cup holder are up more than 26,000% on Amazon: Why shoppers love it

Shoppers say this car cup holder is a "game changer" for large mugs and bottles.

Amazon shoppers are loving the JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander.
Amazon shoppers are loving the JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander.

If you've ever struggled with mugs or tumblers that were too large to fit in your car's cup holders, you're going to want to add the latest trending Amazon product to your online cart ASAP.

Shoppers have been raving about the JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander as an effective solution to too-small drink holders — particularly if you're a fan of large Yeti or Stanley tumblers.

This handy car gadget is such a hit in fact, that sales have spiked more than 26,000 per cent this week. It's earned a place on Amazon's list of trending Movers and Shakers products, with shoppers calling it "a home run" of a purchase.

JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander

JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander. Image via Amazon.
JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander. Image via Amazon.

$36 at Amazon

The details

This handy cup holder is the perfect solution to large mugs and water bottles, providing easy access to your beverages no matter the size of your car's cup holders. It uses an adjustable rubber base to fit snugly into any cup holder, while providing space for large mugs and water bottles.

This cup holder expander is compatible with popular brands like Nalgene, Hydroflask and more, and can fit drink cup and coffee mugs in up to 3.8" in diameter. It even has a slitted side, allowing for thermoses or tumblers with handles to fit securely.

An anti-slip coaster adds the finishing touch, making it easy to clean up messes or spills while also adding grip to the bottom of the cup holder.

'Great for larger water bottles!'

Reviewers have been impressed by the JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander, which has earned a 4.4 star average rating from 400 customer reviews. Shoppers say that it's "wonderful" for use in their cars, writing that the design is "very sturdy" and "holds firmly in place" while driving.

JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander. Image via Amazon.
JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander. Image via Amazon.

$36 at Amazon

"Great for larger water bottles!" reads one review, while another added that it also fits "coffee mugs...tall fast food drinks and travel mugs."

"This cup holder is a game changer," one person shared.

While there have been plenty of rave reviews for this innovative cup holder, some shoppers did note that it still has some issues. According to reviewers, the little tabs inside that stabilize smaller bottles tend to "fall out easily."

It may be worth investing in some super glue if you think you'll need the extra security. or be sure to be extra cautious when placing or removing your drinks.

Verdict

If you're looking for the solution to a too-small cup holder in your car, the JOYTUTUS Upgraded Car Cup Holder Expander is a helpful gadget that works in most car makes and models.

This large-capacity cup holder works with popular brands like Yeti, Nalgene and more, making it easy to store your beverages while you drive. Just be careful to keep the cup holder's adjustable tabs in place, or you may find smaller bottles rattling around when you're on the road.

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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