About the Trek Fuel EX 8 GX
The Trek Fuel EX 8 is the ideal 29er trail bike for mountain bikers who want a versatile full-suspension ripper that can climb with the XC crowd and huck with the enduro crew. It hits the sweet spot of value and performance in our mountain bike line-up with an Alpha Aluminium frame, 130 mm front and rear suspension, and Sram GX Eagle 12-speed drivetrain. You're cool with your wheels leaving the ground, but you also like to go the distance on marathon singletrack sessions and aim to clear every rock garden on the first try. You want exceptional trail bike performance, with the same MTB frame and suspension tech found on higher-end trail bikes, at exceptional value.

A lightweight Alpha Platinum Aluminium frame, Sram GX 1x12 drivetrain with a wide-range 10-51 cassette, Tubeless Ready Bontrager Line Comp 30 wheels with a 54-tooth Rapid Drive hub for quick engagement and a Bontrager Line dropper post for on-the-fly saddle height adjustments. The 130 mm front and rear FOX suspension with Trek's exclusive RE:aktiv damper is enough to go big while staying fast on the flats and climbs. It's a trail bike that is fully at capable keeping up with whatever you throw at it. It has the same frame and suspension tech found on our top-of-the-line trail bikes, with a Sram GX 1x12 drivetrain that delivers a huge range of gearing with the simplicity of a single gear lever.

Key Features

  • Alpha Platinum Aluminium Frame for stiff but light construction allows you to convert more of your power into speed
  • Fox Rhythm 34 Fork is ready to set the pace, from XC missions to trail adventures
  • Fox Performance Float EVOL Rear Shock for efficient pedalling and pumping, and instantly soaks up bumps to keep you in control
  • Sram GX Eagle 12 Speed Drivetrain for precise gear changes and making it easier to ride up steep hills
  • Shimano Deore Hydraulic Disc Brakes for controlled stopping in all conditions
  • Bontrager XR4 Team Issue, 29 x 2.3˝ Tyres offers Incredible traction and cornering for loose and rocky trails, wet or dry


  • About Trek
    Trek Bikes began in 1976, and their mission was simple: Build the best bikes in the world. Today, Trek gives the brightest and most passionate cycling designers and researchers the resources to question everything. Because innovation happens only when you have the courage to ask the hard questions and go where no one has gone before. To lead, you must invent. Trek Factory Racing athletes compete at the highest level of their sport and inspire all to experience the grit and glory of professional cycling.

Trek Fuel EX 8 GX 2020 Mountain Bike

£2,600.00Price
Size
Frame Alpha Platinum Aluminium, tapered head tube, Knock Block, Control Freak internal routing, downtube guard, ISCG 05, magnesium rocker link, Mino Link, ABP, Boost148, 130 mm travel
Rear Shock Fox Performance Float EVOL, RE:aktiv 3-position damper, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210x55 mm
Fork Fox Rhythm 34, Float EVOL air spring, GRIP damper, tapered steerer, 44mm offset, Boost110, 15mm Kabolt axle, 140mm travel
Rear Derailleur SRAM GX Eagle
Shifters SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
Chain set Truvativ Descendant 6k Eagle, DUB, 30 T steel ring, Boost
Bottom Bracket SRAM DUB, 92 mm, PressFit
Cassette SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 10-50, 12-speed
Chain SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
Pedals Not Supplied
Brakeset Shimano Deore M6000 hydraulic disc
Handlebar Bontrager Line, alloy, 35 mm, 27.5 mm rise
Stem Bontrager Line, 35 mm, Knock Block, 0-degree
Headset Knock Block Integrated, cartridge bearing, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom
Grips Bontrager XR Trail Elite, alloy lock-on
Wheels Bontrager Line Comp 30, Tubeless Ready, 6-bolt, Boost110 front, Boost148 rear
Tyres Bontrager XR4 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 29x2.60"
Saddle Bontrager Arvada, hollow chromoly rails
Seatpost Bontrager Line Dropper, 150 mm travel, internal routing, 31.6 mm
Weight M - 14.55 kg / 32.07 lbs (with tubes)
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