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2023

Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6

Trek Fuel-Ex 2023

7699.99

Enduro

Colour / Deep Smoke, Mulsanne Blue, Satin Baja Yellow

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

Weight / 31 lb 3.1 oz (14,150 g)

At a glance

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 is an Enduro Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" and 27.5" wheels, is priced at $7,700 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 SRAM 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 Performance, 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 108 freehub and XD driver
  • Wheels
    Bontrager Line Elite 30, OCLV Mountain Carbon, tubeless ready
  • Wheel Size
    29" 27.5"
  • Spokes
    Bontrager wheelset
  • Tires
    Bontrager SE5 Team Issue, Core Strength casing, aramid bead, 120 TPI, tubeless ready, 2.5""
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
  • Crank
    SRAM GX Eagle DUB, 170mm length
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM DUB, 73mm English/BSA threaded
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM GX Eagle AXS, 12-speed, electronic wireless
  • Shifters
    SRAM GX Eagle AXS Controller, 12-speed, electronic wireless
Components
  • Brakeset
    SRAM Code R, 4-piston, SRAM CenterLine 6-bolt round-edge rotors (200mm front, 180mm rear), SRAM Code R
  • Handlebar
    Bontrager RSL Integrated handlebar/stem, OCLV Carbon, 820mm width, 27.5mm rise
  • Saddle
    Bontrager Arvada, austenite rails, 138mm width
  • Seatpost
    Bontrager Line Elite dropper, MaxFlow, 34.9mm, Single bolt
    Drop:
    100mm (XS/SM)
    150mm (MD/ML)
    170mm (LG)
    200mm (XL/XXL)
  • Stem
    Bontrager RSL Integrated handlebar/stem, OCLV Carbon, 0° rise, Virtual 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 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6?

A 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 is typically priced around $7,700 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 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 weigh?

A 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 weights 31 lb 3.1 oz (14,150 g).

Q: What size wheels does the 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 have?

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 has 29" and 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS Gen 6 should I get?

The 2023 Trek Fuel EX 9.8 GX AXS 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 9.8 GX AXS 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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