Fuel ex 9.9
Fuel ex 9.9
Fuel EX 9.9 is our best 130 mm trail bike. A carbon frame, carbon wheels, a 1x12 SRAM X01 Eagle drivetrain and FOX Factory Float suspension make this the one carbon full-suspension mountain bike that rules every trail. It's fast on XC singletrack, light on climbs and stable through the rowdiest terrain you can find.
The Fuel EX 9.9 is the single best choice for riders who want a versatile ripper for every kind of mountain biking, from fast XC races to burly technical terrain.
It's right for you if...
You're a mountain biker through and through, and want a single carbon bike for the best performance on everything from XC races to gnarly descents and technical trails. You know you'll be riding this bike on every trail, so you're not going to compromise on frame material, suspension or components.
The tech you get
A lightweight OCLV Mountain Carbon frame with full carbon stays, Bontrager Line Carbon wheels with a 54-tooth Rapid Drive rear hub for instant engagement, a 1x12 SRAM X01 Eagle drivetrain with a carbon crank, a 130 mm FOX Factory Float fork, and 130 mm rear travel with a FOX Factory rear shock featuring Trek's exclusive RE:aktiv with Thru Shaft. Plus, a Bontrager Line dropper post, 35 mm Bontrager Line Pro OCLV Carbon handlebar.
The final word
If you can have just one mountain bike, this is it. Fuel EX 9.9 has high-end parts on the best OCLV Mountain Carbon frame we make. It's equally at home on fast singletrack, gnarly trail and everything in-between.
Frame: OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame & stays, ABP, Boost148, Knock Block steerer stop, Full Floater, EVO link, tapered head tube, Mino Link, Control Freak internal routing, Carbon Armor, PF92, ISCG 05, G2 Geometry, 130 mm travel
Front suspension: Fox Factory 34 Float, FIT4 3-position damper, tapered steerer, Kashima Coat, Boost110, G2 Geometry w/51 mm offset, 130 mm travel
Rear suspension: Fox Factory Float EVOL, RE:aktiv with Thru Shaft 3-position damper, Kashima Coat, tuned by Trek Suspension Lab, 210x52.5 mm
Wheels: Bontrager Line Carbon 30, Tubeless Ready, 54T Rapid Drive, Boost110 front, Boost148 rear, tubeless strips included, valves sold separately
Tyres: Bontrager XR4 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewalls, 120tpi, aramid bead, 29x2.40˝
Shifters: SRAM X01 Eagle, 12 speed
Rear derailleur: SRAM X01 Eagle, Roller Bearing Clutch
Crank: SRAM X01 Eagle carbon DUB, 32T Direct Mount
Bottom bracket: SRAM DUB Press Fit, 92 mm
Cassette: SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 10-50, 12-speed
Chain: SRAM GX Eagle
Saddle: Bontrager Arvada Pro, carbon rails
Seatpost: Bontrager Line, internal routing, 31.6 mm, 15.5: 100 mm, 17.5 & 18.5: 125 mm, 19.5 & 21.5: 150 mm
Handlebar: Bontrager Line Pro, OCLV Carbon, 35 mm, 15 mm rise, 750 mm width
Grips: Bontrager XR Trail Elite, alloy lock-on
Stem: Bontrager Line Pro, Knock Block, 35 mm clamp, 0-degree
Head set: Knock Block Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
Brake set: Shimano Deore XT M8020 4-piston hydraulic disc
Pedals: Not included
Weight: 17.5˝ - 12.19 kg (with tubes)