2020 Trek Marlin 5 Women's

Modest component level aluminum frame crosscountry bike

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2020 Trek Marlin 5 Women's
  • MSRP $550
  • Suspension Hardtail
  • Front Travel 100mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork 
    SunTour
  • Wheels 27.5″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 3 × 7
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Tourney
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
Gearing

3 × 7 — 21 speed

2020 Trek Marlin 5 Women's
29 mph
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26 mph

The 2020 Marlin 5 Women's is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding up hills.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2020 Marlin 5 Women's while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameAlpha Silver Aluminum, internal routing, chainstay disc brake mount, rack and kickstand mount, 135x5mm QR (lower standover on 13.5" and 15.5" sizes)
ForkSR Suntour XCE 28, coil spring, preload, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset on 29ers, 100mm travel (13.5: 80mm travel)
Bottom BracketSealed cartridge, 73mm
Headset1-1/8˝ threadless, semi-integrated, semi-cartridge bearings
StemBontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 7 degree, Blendr compatible
HandlebarBontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 5mm rise
SaddleBontrager Ajna 1 Women's
SeatpostBontrager alloy, 2-bolt head, 31.6mm, 12mm offset
PedalsVP-536 nylon platform
GripsBontrager XR Endurance Comp, lock-on
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Tourney TY300
Rear DerailleurShimano Tourney TY300
ShiftersShimano Altus M310, 7 speed
CrankShimano Tourney TY301, 42/34/24
CassetteShimano HG200, 12-32, 7 speed
ChainKMC Z51
BrakesTektro HD-275 hydraulic disc (13.5 & 15.5: Tektro HD-276 short reach lever)
Wheels
RimsBontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled
Front HubFormula DC20 alloy
Rear HubFormula DC27 alloy
TiresBontrager XR2, 29x2.20˝ front, 29x2.0˝ rear (13.5 & 15.5: 27.5x2.20˝)
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