Trek Fuel EX 8 27.5 Plus - 2018

Trek Fuel EX 8 27.5 Plus
  • Color: Matte Trek Black
  • Color: Matte Quicksilver
$3,349.99

Details

Fuel EX 8 Plus is a versatile full suspension trail bike with girthy plus-sized tires for unrelenting traction. It's the perfect balance of value and performance, with a trail-tough Alpha Platinum Aluminum frame, 140mm front and 130mm rear suspension, and a wide range SRAM GX Eagle 1x12 drivetrain.

Key features

- Capable and stiff 130mm frame is 29" and 27.5+ compatible
- Plus-sized tires for extra traction and confidence on loose, rugged terrain
- Exclusive suspension tech with ABP, Full Floater, and RE:aktiv
- Straight Shot stiffness, Knock Block frame defense

Specs

Frame Alpha 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
Fork Fox Rhythm 34 Float, GRIP adjustable damper, E2 tapered steerer, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, Boost110, 140mm travel
Headset Knock Block Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom
Rear Shock Fox Performance Float EVOL, RE:aktiv 3-position damper, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210x52.5mm
Axles Front: 15 x 110mm
Rear: 12 x 148mm
Rims/Wheels SUNringle Duroc 40 SL 28-hole, tubeless strips and valves included
Hubs Bontrager sealed bearing, alloy axle
Tires Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance w/Addix compound, Tubeless, 27.5x2.80"
Crankset SRAM Descendant 6k Eagle, Direct Mount X-Sync
Chainrings 32T
Bottom Bracket PF92
Chain SRAM GX Eagle
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore M6020
Rear Derailleur SRAM GX Eagle, Roller Bearing Clutch
Cassette/Rear Cogs SRAM XG-1275, 10-50, 12 speed
Shifters SRAM GX Eagle, 12 speed
Handlebars Bontrager Line, 35mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width
Tape/Grips Bontrager Race Lite, lock-on
Stem Bontrager Line, Knock Block, 35mm clamp, 0 degree, 60mm length
Brakes SRAM Guide R hydraulic disc
Saddle Bontrager Evoke 2, chromoly rails
Seat Post Bontrager Drop Line, internal routing, 31.6mm (15.5: 100mm / 17.5 & 18.5: 125mm / 19.5 & 21.5: 150mm)

Videos

Fuel EX: One Bike to Rule Them All

Fuel EX video

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Matte Quicksilver / 15.5-inch 601479835317 564299 FUE30489309R
Matte Quicksilver / 17.5-inch 601479835324 564300 FUE30978921R
Matte Quicksilver / 18.5-inch 601479835331 564301 FUE30581229R
Matte Quicksilver / 19.5-inch 601479835348 564302 FUE30822650R
Matte Quicksilver / 21.5-inch 601479835355 564303 FUE30213782R
Matte Quicksilver / 23-inch 601479835362 564304 FUE29483958R
Matte Trek Black / 15.5-inch 601479689378 552178 FUE28289816K
Matte Trek Black / 17.5-inch 601479689385 552179 FUE28932875K