Trek Fuel EX 9.8 29

2018 Model

Regular price $5,999.00 Sale

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 sprightly manners of an XC bike? Get it with Fuel EX. Fuel EX blends the best of both worlds in one uncompromising package.

 

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Bike Specifications

Suspension

Front Suspension Fox Performance 34 Float, GRIP 3-position 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 Elite 30, Tubeless Ready
Tyres Bontrager XR4 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, 120tpi, aramid bead, 29x2.40"

Drivetrain

Shifters SRAM GX Eagle, 12 speed
Crank Truvativ Descendant 7k Eagle, 32T Direct Mount X-Sync
Cassette SRAM XG-1275, 10-50, 12 speed

Components

Seatpost Bontrager Drop Line, internal routing, 31.6mm (15.5: 100mm / 17.5 & 18.5: 125mm / 19.5 & 21.5: 150mm)
Handlebar Bontrager Line Pro, OCLV Carbon, 35mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width
Brakeset SRAM Guide RS hydraulic disc
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Bike and frame weights are based on Trek pre-production painted frames at the time of publication. Weights may vary in final production

Sizing & Fit

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 authorised Trek retailer, where an expert skilled at sizing will help you find the appropriate bike and size for your individual needs. Bike Sizing Diagram
All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise stated.
Frame size number Geometry position Wheel size A Seat tube B Seat tube angle Effective seat tube angle C Head tube length D Head angle E Effective top tube F Bottom bracket height G Bottom bracket drop H Chainstay length I Offset J Trail K Wheelbase L Standover M Frame reach N Frame stack Frame rise
17.5 in High 29" 41.9 66.2° 74.7° 10.0 67.7° 60.0 33.7 3.0 43.2 5.1 9.9 115.6 74.7 43.3 60.3 60.3