Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX Gen 5 2022

£5,850.00

LITHIUM GREY/FACTORY ORANGE

SATIN BLACK OLIVE


Push boundaries with the 2021 Fuel EX 9.8 GX Gen 5 by TREK, a cutting-edge mountain bike that elevates trail riding to new heights. Constructed with a full-carbon frame, this standout model boasts an impressive performance-to-price ratio and prioritises lightweight handling and vibration dampening.

This bike features a 130 mm rear and 140 mm front FOX suspension, alongside an upgraded damper system at the front and rear which effortlessly absorbs impacts. Its carbon wheels equipped with a Rapid Drive rear hub provides rapid acceleration, making every journey a thrilling ride. The latest SRAM GX Eagle drivetrain, with a maximum 52-tooth climbing gear, keeps you ready for any uphill challenge.

The Fuel EX 9.8 GX Gen 5 is designed for those who demand unrivalled on-trail performance, without the hefty price tag of high-end parts. Its full-carbon frame cuts weight while maintaining structural integrity, enhancing your riding experience significantly.

Notable features include the RE:aktiv with Thru Shaft shock which outperforms standard shocks for smoother ground-tracking, and the four-way adjustable Fox Performance 36 fork that ensures pinpoint suspension tuning. Internally, the frame includes storage for easy access to your necessities while riding.

Additional technological advancements include Active Braking Pivot that allows independent suspension tuning for acceleration and braking, providing increased control when it matters the most. Lastly, TREK's innovative Straight Shot frame design with Knock Block enhances the stiffness-to-weight ratio for a more engaging and responsive ride.

Make no compromises on the trail with the 2021 Fuel EX 9.8 GX Gen 5 by TREK. Its unrivalled performance and superior features will redefine your mountain biking experience.

Frame Size XL, UNI, Carbon, OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame and stays, internal storage, tapered head tube, Knock Block, Control Freak internal routing, Carbon Armour, ISCG 05, magnesium rocker link, Mino Link, ABP, Boost148, 130 mm travel
Wheel Size Front 29
Wheel Size Rear 29
Fork Fox Performance 36, Float EVOL air spring, GRIP damper, tapered steerer, 44 mm offset, Boost110, 15 mm Kabolt axle, 140 mm travel
Fork Unknown
Gears DERAILLEUR, Sram, 1 Gears
Tyres BONTRAGER,
Pedals UNKNOWN,
Wheels BONTRAGER, Bontrager Line Elite 30, OCLV Mountain Carbon, Tubeless Ready, 6-bolt, Boost110, 15 mm thru axle, 29" Bontrager Line Elite 30, OCLV Mountain Carbon, Tubeless Ready, Rapid Drive 108, 6-bolt, SRAM XD driver, Boost148, 12 mm thru axle, 29"
Shifters SRAM, SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed,
Kickstand UNKNOWN, Unknown
Front Brake SH, SRAM CentreLine, 6-bolt, round-edge, 200 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation
Rear Brake SH, SRAM CentreLine, 6-bolt, round-edge, 200 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation
Rear Derailleur ,
Chain SRAM, SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
Handlebar BONTRAGER, Bontrager Line Pro, OCLV Carbon, 35 mm, 27.5 mm rise, 780 mm width
Stem BONTRAGER, Bontrager Line Pro, 35 mm, Blendr-compatible, 0-degree, 45 mm length
Bartape / Grips BONTRAGER
Seatpost BONTRAGER
Saddle BONTRAGER, Bontrager Arvada, austenite rails, 138 mm width
Front Light UNKNOWN
Rear Light UNKNOWN

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