Trek Fuel EX 8 27.5 Plus

Freedom to roam

Modern trail geometry, 29˝ or 27.5˝ mid-fat options, and 130mm of travel make Fuel EX the one go-to full suspension trail bike for all riders.

Want a rugged, capable long-travel trail bike with the responsiveness of an XC bike? This is it. Fuel EX blends the best of both worlds in one uncompromising package.

Key features

  • Capable and stiff 130mm frame is 29˝ and 27.5+ compatible
  • Plus-sized tires for extra traction and confidence on loose, rugged terrain
  • Exclusive suspension tech with ABP, Full Floater, and RE:aktiv
  • Straight Shot stiffness, Knock Block frame defense

     

    Specifications

    • Frameset

      Frame
      Alpha Platinum Aluminum, ABP, Boost148, Knock Block steerer stop, Full Floater, EVO link, E2 tapered head tube, Mino Link, Control Freak internal routing, down tube guard, PF92, ISCG 05, G2 Geometry, 130mm travel
      Front suspension
      Fox Rhythm 34 Float, GRIP adjustable damper, E2 tapered steerer, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, Boost110, 130mm travel
      Rear suspension
      Fox Performance Float EVOL, RE:aktiv 3-position damper, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210x52.5mm
    • Wheels

      Wheels
      Bontrager Line Comp 30, Tubeless Ready, 54T Rapid Drive, Boost110 front, Boost148 rear, tubeless strips included, valves sold separately
      Tires
      Bontrager XR4 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, 120tpi, aramid bead, 29x2.40˝
    • Drivetrain

      Shifters
      SRAM GX Eagle, 12 speed
      Rear derailleur
      SRAM GX Eagle, Roller Bearing Clutch
      Crank
      SRAM Descendant 6k Eagle, 32T Direct Mount X-Sync
      Bottom bracket
      PF92
      Cassette
      SRAM XG-1275, 10-50, 12 speed
      Chain
      SRAM GX Eagle
      Pedals
      Not included
    • Components

      Saddle
      Bontrager Evoke 2, chromoly rails
      Seatpost
      Bontrager Drop Line, internal routing, 31.6mm (15.5: 100mm / 17.5 & 18.5: 125mm / 19.5 & 21.5: 150mm)
      Handlebar
      Bontrager Line, 35mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width
      Grips
      Bontrager Race Lite, lock-on
      Stem
      Bontrager Line, Knock Block, 35mm clamp, 0 degree, 60mm length
      Headset
      Knock Block Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
      Brakeset
      SRAM Guide R hydraulic disc
    • Weight

      Weight
      17.5" - 14.11 kg / 31.10 lbs
      Weight limit
      This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider, and cargo) of 300 pounds (136 kg).
    • More Info https://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/bikes/mountain-bikes/trail-mountain-bikes/fuel-ex/fuel-ex-8-27-5-plus/p/1164600-2018/?colorCode=black

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