The TREK Fuel EX 5 is the gateway to full suspension trail bikes. Trail-taming front and rear suspension, a Shimano 1×12 drivetrain ,dropper post for the descents and hydraulic disc brakes makes the Fuel EX 5 a high performing Mountain Bike with exceptional versatility.If You’re ready to go full suspension, and you want a versatile trail bike at a great value pricepoint. You want a ride that’s confident and sure-footed, capable and responsive, so you can stay in control no matter where you’re riding.With tech such as a lightweight aluminium frame with a Straight Shot down tube for extra stiffness in the rough and a Knock Block steerer stop to protect against spinning bars. A 140 mm RockShox Recon RL fork, 130 mm of rear travel with a RockShox Deluxe Select+ shock, a durable 12-speed Shimano Deore drive train, dropper post and hydraulic disc brakes.Why You’ll Love the Trek Fuel EX 5You get a high-end ride at an exceptional value with frame features like Boost148 and ABP that give you confident handling and room to upgrade parts as your skills grow.It has the capability of far more expensive trail bikes: it shreds singletrack and can even handle the occasional XC or enduro race.The dropper post lets you lower your saddle on the fly so it’s out of the way on descents.The RockShox fork’s Solo Air spring can easily be adjusted for a specific rider weight, and it’s lighter. than a coil spring.We expanded our size range to ensure a better fit for all riders. And, you get the fastest wheel that fits your frame: XS frames get 27.5? wheels, S frames get to choose between 27.5? or 29? and sizes M to XL get 29? wheels.It FeaturesFrame: Alpha Platinum Aluminum, tapered head tube, Knock Block, Control Freak internal routing, downtube guard, ISCG 05, magnesium rocker link, Mino Link, ABP, Boost148, 130mm travelFork: RockShox Recon Silver, Solo Air spring, Motion Control damper, tapered steerer, 46mm offset, Boost110, 15mm Maxle Stealth, 140mm travelRear suspension: X-Fusion Pro 2, air spring, RL damper, 210x55mmThe Final WordYour getting full suspension performance without the sticker shock. Fuel EX 5 also has the same frame technology as Trek’s higher-end alloy Fuel EX models with parts chosen to keep the price tag low and stoke level high.