Fuel EX 8 2022 Review

Trek Fuel EX 8 Review

Comparable Bikes: All Mountain up to 4500 €

Trek Fuel EX 8 Review

Comparable Bikes: All Mountain up to 4500 €

Price: 3499 €
category: All Mountain
Frame Material: Aluminium
Weight KG: 13,9
Wheel Size (Inches): 29
Travel Front (MM): 140
Travel Rear (MM): 140
Model Year: NA
  • good value for money
  • higher quality gears than the other bikes in this price range
  • 25 years warranty
  • only 13,9 kg - light
  • fun to ride in
    easy terrain Extreme Terrain
    seating position
    upright efficient
    handling
    playfull easy calm
    Framesize runs
    small big

    OVERALL BIKE CHECK

    The most importanten ratings of the Fuel EX 8 in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (All Mountain up to 4500 €) .

    VALUE for MONEY CHECK

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    Summary

    Expirience with the Trek Fuel EX 8

    Expirience with the Fuel EX 8 2022 In terms of riding in alpine terrain, the All Mountain of Trek is an absolute banger. On the scale, the Trek Fuel EX 8 with 13,9 kg looks good. Most All Mountain in the price range until under 4500 Euro are heavier. When it comes down to handling, Trek does not compromise. With its balanced handling style, the Trek Fuel EX 8 is ready for the majority of singletrails. The view of the geometry data clearly reveals: the Trek Fully has a sporty seating position. With the frame, Trek supplies a very high quality Fully-chassis. For this, the shifting components are pretty much the best thing you can expect on a complete bike for 3499 Euro . Trek gives 25 years warranty on the bike.

    technical Details

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    SIZE XXS XS S M L XL XXL
    Sizing of Manufacturer
    XS-Low
    S-Low
    M-Low
    M/L-Low
    L-Low
    XL-Low
    -
    Wheelsize
    27,5
    27,5
    29
    29
    29
    29
    -
    Stack
    563
    572
    609
    613
    613
    627
    -
    Reach
    395
    415
    440
    455
    470
    495
    495
    Top Tube Length
    546
    568
    603
    619
    634
    663
    -
    Seat Tube Length
    356
    395
    420
    435
    450
    500
    -
    Seat Tube Angle
    75
    75
    75
    75
    75
    75
    -
    Head Tube Length
    90
    100
    100
    105
    105
    120
    -
    Head Tube Angle
    66
    66
    66
    66
    66
    66
    -
    Bottom Bracket Drop
    21
    21
    34
    34
    34
    34
    -
    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
    335
    335
    340
    340
    340
    340
    -
    Chainstay Length
    437
    437
    437
    437
    437
    437
    -
    Wheelbase
    1120
    1144
    1179
    1196
    1211
    1242
    -
    Standover Height
    695
    700
    742
    745
    750
    762
    -
    • Frame Fuel EX Alu
    • Frame Material Aluminium
    • Fork Fox Rhythm 34, Float EVOL air spring, GRIP damper, tapered steerer, 44mm offset, Boost110, 15mm Kabolt axle, 140mm travel
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout yes
    • Damper Size: XS, S, Fox Performance Float EVOL, 3-position RE:aktiv damper, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210mm x 52.5mm; Size: S, M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Fox Performance Float EVOL, 3-position RE:aktiv damper, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210mm x 55mm
    • Gearrange 510%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Gear Lever Shimano XT M8100, 12 speed
    • Rear Derailleur Shimano XT M8100, long cage
    • Crank Size: XS, S, M, ML, L, Shimano SLX M7100, 30T alloy ring, 52mm chainline, 170mm length; Size: XL, XXL, Shimano SLX M7100, 30T alloy ring, 52mm chainline, 175mm length
    • Cassette Shimano XT M8100, 10-51, 12 speed
    • Chain Shimano SLX M7100, 12 speed
    • Brake Set Size: XS, S, M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Shimano hydraulic disc, MT4100 lever, MT420 4-piston caliper; Size: XS, S, M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Shimano 4-piston hydraulic disc, MT4100 lever, MT420 caliper
    • Brake Rotors 180/180
    • Wheel Set Bontrager Line Comp 30, Tubeless Ready, 6-bolt, Boost110, 15mm thru axle
    • Front Hub Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, alloy axle, 6-bolt, Boost110, 15 mm thru axle
    • Rear Hub Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, alloy axle, 6-bolt, Shimano MicroSpline freehub, Boost148, 12 mm thru axle
    • Tires Front Size: XS, S, Bontrager XR5 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, 60 tpi, 27.5x2.50''; Size: S, M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Bontrager XR5 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 29x2.50''
    • Tires Rear Size: XS, S, Bontrager XR5 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, 60 tpi, 27.5x2.50''; Size: S, M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Bontrager XR5 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 29x2.50''
    • Saddle Bontrager Arvada, hollow chromoly rails, 138mm width
    • Seat Post Size: XS, S, Bontrager Line Dropper, 100mm travel, internal routing, 31.6mm, 345mm length; Size: M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Bontrager Line Dropper, 150mm travel, internal routing, 31.6mm, 440mm length
    • Stem Size: XS, S, Bontrager Elite, 35mm, 0 degree, 35mm length; Size: M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Bontrager Elite, 35mm, 0 degree, 45mm length
    • Handle Bar Size: XS, S, Bontrager Line, alloy, 35mm, 27.5mm rise, 750mm width; Size: M, ML, L, XL, XXL, Bontrager Line, alloy, 35mm, 27.5mm rise, 780mm width
    • Handle Bar Width 780
    • Head Set Knock Block Integrated, 58-degree radius, cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom
    130 cm 140 cm 150 cm 160 cm 170 cm 180 cm 190 cm 200 cm 210 cm
    XXS
    XS
    S
    M
    L
    XL
    Seating Position
    comfortable
    normal
    Sporty
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