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2023

Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6

Trek Fuel-Ex 2023

4699.99

Enduro

Colour / Mercury, Crimson

Size / XS 27.5"", SM 27.5", SM 29", MD 29", ML 29", LG 29", XL 29", XXL 29"

Weight / 32 lb 8.6 oz (14,760 g)

At a glance

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 is an Enduro Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" and 27.5" wheels, is priced at $4,700 USD, comes in a range of sizes, including XS 27.5"", SM 27.5", SM 29", MD 29", ML 29", LG 29", XL 29", XXL 29", has Fox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Trek's Fuel-Ex range of mountain bikes.

- ABP (Active Braking Pivot) rear suspension design

- XS has 27.5″” wheels, SM available with 27.5″ or 29″ wheels, MD-XXL have 29″ wheels

- 29″ versions compatible with mixed (“Mullet”) wheel setups (29″ front, 27.5″ rear)

- Geometry adjustable via Mino Link flip chip in rear rocker link pivot

- Geometry adjustable via optional angle-adjust headset cups, for +1° and -1° head tube angle adjustments

- Internal frame storage compartment in down tube; includes Bontrager BITS storage bag

- Guided internal cable routing

- SRAM UDH (Universal Derailleur Hanger)

- Includes Bontrager TLR tubeless rim strips, valve stems, and sealant

- Weight given for size MD set up tubeless, Rear suspension leverage rate adjustable via flip chip at lower shock mount:

- Less progressive setting intended for a plusher feel perfect for rugged trails with square-edge bumps

- More progressive setting intended for hitting big features without bottom-out, or to run a coil shock

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    OCLV Mountain Carbon front and rear triangles, magnesium rocker link; molded chainstay, lower down tube, and shuttle guard protection
  • Fork
    FOX FLOAT 36 Rhythm, EVOL, GRIP damper, 44mm offset, Kabolt thru-axle
  • Shock
    FOX FLOAT X Performance, EVOL, 2-position lever, 185mm length x 55mm stroke
Wheels
  • Hubs
    Bontrager alloy, sealed bearings, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost rear with Rapid Drive freehub and MICRO SPLINE driver
  • Wheels
    Bontrager Line Comp 30, tubeless ready
  • Wheel Size
    29" 27.5"
  • Spokes
    Bontrager wheelset
  • Tires
    Bontrager XR5 Team Issue, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, tubeless ready, 2.5""
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    Shimano SLX M7100, 12-speed
  • Crank
    Shimano Deore M6120, 170mm length
  • Bottom Bracket
    Shimano BB52, 73mm English/BSA threaded
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Deore XT M8100, 12-speed, long cage
  • Shifters
    Shimano SLX M7100, 12-speed
Components
  • Brakeset
    Shimano Deore M6120, 4-piston, Shimano RT66 6-bolt rotors (203mm front, 180mm rear), Shimano Deore M6100
  • Handlebar
    Bontrager Line, alloy, 27.5mm rise, 35mm clamp diameter, Width: 750mm (XS/SM), 780mm (MD-XXL)
  • Saddle
    Bontrager Arvada, hollow chromoly rails, 138mm width
  • Seatpost
    TranzX JD-YSP39 dropper, 34.9mm, Single bolt
    Drop:
    100mm (XS/SM)
    150mm (MD/ML)
    170mm (LG-XXL)
  • Stem
    Bontrager Elite, 0° rise, 35mm bar clamp, Length: 35mm (XS/SM), 45mm (MD-XXL)
  • Grips
    Bontrager XR Trail Elite, nylon lock-on
  • Headset
    Integrated, cartridge bearings, compatible with optional angle-adjust headset cups

FAQ

Q: How much is a 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6?

A 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 is typically priced around $4,700 USD when new. Be sure to shop around for the best price, and also look to the used market for a great deal.

Q: How much does a 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 weigh?

A 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 weights 32 lb 8.6 oz (14,760 g).

Q: What size wheels does the 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 have?

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 has 29" and 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 should I get?

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 comes in sizes XS 27.5"", SM 27.5", SM 29", MD 29", ML 29", LG 29", XL 29", XXL 29". After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Trek Fuel EX 9.7 Gen 6 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL

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