MIM VarioBarrier - Universal Crash Tested Cargo Barrier


MIM Safe VarioBarrier - Universal Car Crash Tested Cargo Barrier for Dogs

The Only Crash Tested Universal Cargo Barrier in the World

MIM Safe VarioBarrier is designed to work with the built-in crash protection engineering of modern-day vehicles, transforming your vehicle's cargo space into a safe transport area for any pet. The MIM VarioBarrier provides the best transport safety without any damage or modification required to your car and features a universal design that is adjustable and adaptable to fit most vehicles. MIM Safe VarioBarrier has been tested & approved by the SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden using Crash Standard ISO 27955 to assure the safety of all vehicle occupants. 

MIM Safe VarioBarrier is a superior quality system that meets or exceeds European vehicle specific car brand barriers with the added advantage that in most cases, it is possible to install in almost any future vehicle you may own because of it’s adjustable structure and design.

Designed to be used with the MIM VarioGate System (sold separately).

VarioBarrier is available 3 Sizes

VarioBarrier - rests on the floor behind the last row of seats and works best in larger SUVs.  It is attached using anchors in your vehicle's floor and adjusts to fit your vehicle.  To work properly, your car needs to be equipped with load anchors and have a flat floor to place the MIM Safe VarioBarrier. Does NOT Require modification to your vehicle. If you have a smaller SUV or space is tight, consider the Variobarriar HR - for maximum space savings.

Installation Requirements 

  • Your car needs to be equipped with load anchors and have a flat floor to place the MIM Safe VarioBarrier.
  • Note - The vertical supports do take up some space in the cargo area, if space is tight, consider the Variobarriar HR - for maximum space savings 

VarioBarrier Features
  • Available in 3 Adjustable Sizes to fit most vehicles
  • NO alterations to car required for installation
  • Easy installation, no additional tools required
  • Easy to move from one car to another, weighs UNDER 20 lbs
  • Designed for the safety of passengers traveling in an SUV, Station Wagon or Van
  • Keeps pets from distracting the driver or becoming a projectile in an accident
  • Protects occupants from loose items in the cargo area during a sudden or abrupt stop
  • Adjustable height allows for ideal positioning for optimal safety & protection
  • Adjustable angle allows for ideal positioning against 2nd-row seats
  • Adjustable width allows for maximum coverage of open spaces
  • Made of ATSM A366 Steel
  • Designed in Sweden

Sizing Chart

MIM Safe VarioBarrier Universal Cargo Barrier Sizing Chart

VarioBarrier Crash Test Video

Fit Guarantee

Call today and speak to one of our Experts! When you Contact Us directly with accurate measurements to verify the correct size Variocage for your pets and vehicle, you will receive a Fit Guarantee. With this guarantee, Adeo Pets will accept full responsibility for exchanges and/or returns for any Variocage that does not fit properly.  For all other returns, please see our Return Policy

Three (3) Year Manufacturer Warranty

4×4 North America, Inc. warranties all MIM Construction and Variocage Products for Three (3) years from date of purchase. To be covered by the warranty, the defect must be an original manufacturing defect. The warranty does not cover any damage, mis-use or modifications by consumers nor does it cover damage from animals, drops, falls or impacts.

Use charts below to properly measure both your pet and your vehicle

If you get stuck or have questions Please Contact Us BEFORE ordering, our experts will help ensure proper fit and provide you a fit Guarantee! 

1.) Measure Your Vehicle

Use the graphic below to properly measure your vehicle.  Download PDF here


MIM Safe VarioBarrier vehicle measuring guide

2.) Find the Correct Model and Size for You

VarioBarrier Dimensions 

MIM Safe VarioBarrier Dimensions sheet for your vehicle 


MIM Variobarriars Ship via FedEx Ground  from Missouri - *Signature Required*

  • Items normally ship within 1-2 business days after order is placed.
  • If your item is delayed or not in stock, we will contact you directly.
  • See map below to estimate transit time to your location
  • *All Variocages ship FedEx Direct Signature Required

MIM Variocage US Shipping transit time

Fast Shipping

We do our best to ship FAST and make it easy for you.  At the top of this page, we have noted how long it normally takes to process and ship your order.  You can then use the map above to estimate delivery times.  We will send you an email confirmation with the tracking number as soon as your order ships

Please see our Shipping Policy for full details.


Contact us prior to or immediately after ordering to receive a sizing guarantee. If your crate does not fit your vehicle you are eligible for a full refund. If you choose to not provide us with your vehicle's measurements and information and do not receive this guarantee, we are unable to accept returns. Due to the different temperaments, ages, weights, and health of every dog we cannot guarantee a fit for your dog or accept returns for this reason. Due to the delicate nature of the crate, original packaging is required for return shipment.

Please see our Return Policy for full details.

MIM Safe VarioBarrier Installation Guides

Click the link below to download the installation guide for your size VarioBarrier. Installation is easy and does not require any special tools, but if you do have problems please contact us.

Small/Medium Barrier Installation Guide

Large Barrier Installation Guide PDF 

Customer Reviews

Based on 11 reviews
SarahJ (Los Angeles, US)
Toyota 4Runner Barrier

Staff was very helpful in sizing this for us and shipped quick (got free shipping too). We have a 2021 Toyota 4Runner and the Medium size fits perfectly. Dog is now safely in the back, no more jumping over the seat. Thanks!!

Carol A. (Seattle, US)
Great barrier for dogs

What a great system, 5 Stars!! We have a 2018 Mercedes GLS 550 and got the Variogace with Variobarrier and the additional divider. Now our entire cargo area is a safe and secure crate for our 2 large german shepherds. The divider keeps them separated and the whole system works so well together. We've been through several crate system that felt like afterthoughts. This is a well thought out, and very impressive system. Like it was built for our care. The folks here at Adeo Pets were very responsive and helpful, found the correct size for each piece. Couldn't be happier!

Mike F. (Las Vegas, US)
Variobarrier + Yukon XL

This works great in my 2017 GMC Yukon XL. It keeps the dogs away from the kids in the back seat and also keeps the cargo safely in the back where it belongs. Very easy to install and doesn't obstruct your view at all. This is a great product!!

Dayli in NY

Beautiful design, fits our 2018 VW Tiguan like it was made for it and looks great. Having our wild labrador not jumping over the rear seats is so nice. Driving feels safe again and much more comfortable. Thanks to the adeo pets support staff for the fast shipping got here in just a couple days, installed that evening.

Brittney Huntimer
Variobarrier + Variogate

We got this Variobarrier with the Variogate, together they make a solid containment system for our GSD in our Suburban. Adeo Pets helped us get the sizing right and it fits perfectly, great customer service, thanks!!