2019 Trek Fuel EX 5 29

Upper mid-range component level aluminum frame trail bike

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2019 Trek Fuel EX 5 29
  • MSRP $2,000
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 130mm
  • Rear Travel 130mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork 
    RockShox Recon
  • Wheels 29″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 10
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Deore
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
Gearing

1 × 10 — 10 speed

2019 Trek Fuel EX 5 29
24 mph
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26 mph

The 2019 Fuel EX 5 29 is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding up hills.

The 2019 Fuel EX 5 29 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Estimated Spec Level
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Geometry
Build
FrameAlpha Platinum Aluminum, ABP, Boost148, Knock Block steerer stop, Full Floater, EVO link, tapered head tube, Mino Link, Control Freak internal routing, down tube guard, PF92, ISCG 05, G2 Geometry, 130mm travel
ForkRockShox Recon RL, Solo Air spring, Motion Control damper, tapered steerer, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, Boost110, 130mm travel
Rear ShockRockShox Deluxe RL, 210mm x 52.5mm
Bottom BracketPF92
HeadsetKnock Block Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
StemBontrager Rhythm Comp, 31.8mm clamp, 0 degree
HandlebarBontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise, 720mm width
SaddleBontrager Arvada
SeatpostBontrager alloy, 2-bolt head, 31.6mm, 12mm offset
Pedals
GripsBontrager XR Trail Comp, nylon lock-on
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano Deore M6000, Shadow Plus
ShiftersShimano Deore M6000, 10 speed
CrankRace Face Ride, 30T Cinch (direct mount)
CassetteSunRace, 11-42, 10 speed
ChainKMC X10
Chain Guide
BrakesShimano MT200 hydraulic disc
Brake LeversShimano MT200 hydraulic disc
Wheels
RimsBontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled
Front HubBontrager Boost110
Rear HubBontrager sealed bearing alloy axle, Boost148
TiresBontrager XR3, 29x2.30˝
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2019 Trek Fuel EX 5 29