2017 Trek Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus

2017 Trek Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus
  • $2,400 MSRP
  • Full suspension
  • 140mm front, 130mm rear travel
  • Aluminum frame
  • RockShox Sektor
    fork
  • 27.5″ Aluminum wheels
  • 2 × 10 drivetrain
  • Shimano Deore
    groupset

Trek’s 2017 Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus is a mid-range component level aluminum frame trail bike.

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Build
FrameAlpha 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
ForkRockShox Sektor Silver RL, Solo Air, TurnKey lockout, E2 tapered steerer, Boost110, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, 140mm travel
Bottom BracketPF92
HeadsetKnock Block Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom
StemBontrager Rhythm Comp, Knock Block, 31.8mm, 0 degree
HandlebarBontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise, 720mm width
SaddleBontrager Evoke 1.5
SeatpostBontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 31.6mm, 12mm offset
GripsBontrager Race
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Deore, high direct mount
Rear DerailleurShimano Deore, Shadow
ShiftersShimano Deore, 10 speed
CrankRace Face Ride, 36/22
CassetteShimano HG50, 11-36, 10 speed
ChainKMC X10
BrakesShimano M315 hydraulic disc
Wheels
RimsSUNringlé Duroc 40 SL 28-hole (tubeless strips and valves included)
Front HubBontrager alloy, Boost110
Rear HubBontrager alloy, Boost148
TiresBontrager Chupacabra, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, aramid bead, 27.5x2.80"
Gearing
2 × 10 — 20 speed
2017 Trek Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus
27 mph
Similar Bikes
26 mph

The 2017 Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2017 Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.

Geometry

Oh snap! This frame was drawn from the actual bike geometry measurements. Roll over the table below to highlight frame dimensions.

Size
Stack 607606606606615648
Reach 399433450465487507
Stack/Reach Ratio1.521.401.351.301.261.28
Top Tube Length 565600617632657686
Seat Tube Length 394419440470510560
Seat Tube Angle74.274.274.274.274.274.2
Head Tube Length 100100100100110😞
Head Tube Angle67.267.267.267.267.267.2
BB Drop 303030303030
BB Height 325325325325325325
Front Center 690725742757783816
Chainstay Length 433433433433433433
Wheelbase 1,1211,1561,1731,1881,2141,247
Rake 444545454544
Standover Height 767747742737747787
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
  • $2,400 MSRP
  • Full suspension
  • 140mm front, 130mm rear travel
  • Aluminum frame
  • RockShox Sektor
    fork
  • 27.5″ Aluminum wheels
  • 2 × 10 drivetrain
  • Shimano Deore
    groupset
Gearing
2 × 10 — 20 speed
2017 Trek Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus
27 mph
Similar Bikes
26 mph

The 2017 Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2017 Fuel EX 5 27.5 Plus is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.

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