2019 Fuel EX 5Fuel EX 5 is the gateway to full-suspension trail bikes. 130 mm of front and rear suspension, the same aluminium frame used on our high-end models, a 1×10 drivetrain, fast-rolling 29er wheels and hydraulic disc brakes make Fuel EX 5 a high-value, high-performance mountain bike with exceptional versatility.
Why you’ll love it
- You’re getting incredible features and the latest mountain bike innovations at an exceptional value
- It has the capability of far more expensive trail bikes
- It’s great for riders who don’t want to do just one kind of mountain biking, but who want to explore everything from XC marathons to epic descents
It’s right for you if…
You’re ready to go full-suspension, and you want a versatile trail bike with fast-rolling 29˝ wheels at great value. You want a ride that’s sure-footed, capable and responsive, so you can stay in control wherever you’re riding.
The tech you get
A lightweight Alpha Platinum Aluminium frame with fast-rolling 29˝ wheels and 130 mm of front and rear travel. Plus, Boost148/110 hub spacing for added strength and tyre clearance, a durable 1×10 Shimano Deore drivetrain and fully adjustable RockShox air suspension.
The final word
Full-suspension performance without the sticker shock. Fuel EX 5 has the same frame and suspension tech found on our higher-end alloy Fuel EX models. 130 mm of travel, Boost 148/110 hub spacing and a Shimano 1×10 drivetrain make for an ideal introduction to the world of full-suspension trail riding.