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2017 FUEL EX 9.8 27.5 Plus

189,000 B.-

  

 

ONE BIKE TO RULE THEM ALL

 

 

 

The world's best-loved mountain bike gets a major capability boost. With more travel, a more aggressive geometry, and 29" or 27.5" mid-fat options, Fuel EX is the one go-to trail bike for all riders.

 

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

Key features

  • New 130mm frame is more capable and 29" or 27.5+ compatible
  • Boost148/110: stronger wheels, more tire clearance, shorter stays
  • Exclusive suspension tech with ABP, Full Floater & RE:aktiv
  • Straight Shot stiffness, Knock Block frame defense

 

 

 

 

 

 

Color :

Matte/Gloss Black

Size :

15.5 , 17.5 , 18.5 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


  

 

SPECIFICATIONS

 

 

FRAMESET

 

 

Frame

OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame & seatstay, alloy chainstay, ABP, Boost148, Knock Block steerer stop, Full Floater, EVO link, E2 tapered head tube, Mino Link, Control Freak internal routing, Carbon Armor, PF92, ISCG 05, G2 Geometry, 130mm travel

 

 

Front suspension

Fox Performance 34 Float, GRIP 3-position damper, E2 tapered steerer, Boost110, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, 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, Boost 110 front, Boost 148 rear

 

 

Tires

Bontrager XR3 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, 120tpi, aramid bead, 29x2.40"

 

 

DRIVETRAIN

 

 

Shifters

Shimano Deore XT M8000, 11 speed

 

 

Front derailleur

Shimano Deore XT, high direct mount

 

 

Rear derailleur

Shimano Deore XT, Shadow Plus

 

 

Crank

Shimano Deore XT, 36/26

 

 

Bottom bracket

Press Fit 92

 

 

Cassette

Shimano Deore XT, 11-42, 11 speed

 

 

Chain

Shimano Deore XT

 

 

COMPONENTS

 

 

Saddle

Bontrager Evoke 3, titanium rails

 

 

Seatpost

Bontrager Drop Line 125, universal remote lever, 2-bolt head, 31.6mm, zero offset, internal routing

 

 

Handlebar

Bontrager Line Pro, OCLV Carbon, 35mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width

 

 

Stem

Bontrager Line Pro, Knock Block, 35mm, 0 degree

 

 

Headset

Knock Block Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom

 

 

Brakeset

Shimano Deore XT hydraulic disc

 

 

WEIGHT

 

 

Weight

17.5" - 12.88 kg / 28.40 lbs

 

 

 

***We reserve the right to make changes to the product information contained on this site at any time without notice, including with respect to equipment, specifications, models, colors, and materials.

***Bike and frame weights are based off Trek pre-production painted frames at time of publication. Weights may vary in final production.

 


  

 

SIZING & FIT

 

 

All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise noted.  

    Proper bike fit is essential for best performance and comfort. Any size and geometry measurements shown on trekbikes.com are for general comparison purposes only. To find your perfect fit, visit an authorized Trek retailer, where an expert skilled at sizing will help you find the appropriate bike and size for your individual needs.

 

 

 

Frame size number

15.5

15.5

17.5

17.5

18.5

18.5

 

 

 

 

 

Actual frame size

15.5 in

15.5 in

16.5 in

16.5 in

17.5 in

17.5 in

 

 

 

 

 

Geometry position

High

Low

High

Low

High

Low

 

 

 

 

 

Wheel size

29"

29"

29"

29"

29"

29"

 

 

 

 

A

Seat tube

39.4

39.4

41.9

41.9

44.0

44.0

 

 

 

 

B

Seat tube angle

66.2°

65.5°

66.2°

65.5°

66.2°

65.5°

 

 

 

 

 

Effective seat tube angle

74.7°

74.0°

74.7°

74.0°

74.7°

74.0°

 

 

 

 

C

Head tube length

10.0

10.0

10.0

10.0

10.0

10.0

 

 

 

 

D

Head angle

67.7°

67.0°

67.7°

67.0°

67.7°

67.0°

 

 

 

 

E

Effective top tube

56.5

56.6

60.0

60.1

61.7

61.8

 

 

 

 

F

Bottom bracket height

33.7

33.5

33.7

33.5

33.7

33.5

 

 

 

 

G

Bottom bracket drop

3.0

3.9

3.0

3.9

3.0

3.9

 

 

 

 

H

Chainstay length

43.3

43.3

43.3

43.3

43.3

43.3

 

 

 

 

I

Offset

5.1

5.1

5.1

5.1

5.1

5.1

 

 

 

 

J

Trail

9.9

10.3

9.9

10.3

9.9

10.3

 

 

 

 

K

Wheelbase

112.1

112.2

115.6

115.7

117.3

117.4

 

 

 

 

L

Standover

76.7

76.0

74.7

74.0

74.2

73.5

 

 

 

 

M

Frame reach

39.9

39.1

43.3

42.6

45.0

44.3

 

 

 

 

N

Frame stack

60.4

60.9

60.3

60.9

60.3

60.9

 

 

 

 

 

Frame rise

60.4

60.9

60.3

60.9

60.3

60.9

 

 

 

 


 

 

MOUNTAIN - TOP FUEL, PROCALIBER, SUPERFLY, X-CALIBER, CALI, REMEDY, FUEL EX, LUSH, STACHE, FARLEY, SLASH, TICKET

 

Use the chart below to find the bike size that’s best for you. If you fall across two sizes or have questions about the bike size that will best suit you, see the expert fit technicians at your local Trek retailer or contact our customer service team via email, phone, or live chat.

The fit technicians at your local Trek retailer have the skills and training to help you determine the size and position, based on your build and ride style, that will enhance your riding experience.

A personal fitting with a Trek Precision Fit retailer will give you a tailor-made solution that will lead to countless hours of faster, more comfortable, more enjoyable riding.

 

 

 

Reference : trekbikes.com

 

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