2019 Fuel EX 7Fuel EX 7 shines when you’re charging down tricky descents, where the dropper post upgrade and 130 mm of front and rear suspension travel come in handy. A lightweight aluminium frame, Tubeless Ready 29er wheels and a reliable 1×12 SRAM NX Eagle drivetrain make this an incredible all-around full-suspension mountain bike.
It’s right for you if…
You want one high-performance bike that excels on every trail, and you want it at great value. You expect your bike handle a variety of challenges, including rocky descents, long climbs, fast corners and gaps.
The tech you get
A capable and stiff Alpha Platinum Aluminium frame, 130 mm RockShox Reba RL fork and 130 mm of rear travel and a SRAM NX 1×12 Eagle drivetrain with a wide range of gearing for climbs. Plus, Bontrager Line Comp 30 wheels with a 54-tooth Rapid Drive rear hub for fast engagement and a Bontrager dropper post.
The final word
Fuel EX 7 is a great all-around trail bike for a wide variety of terrain. It has upgrades where it matters most, like in the SRAM 1×12 drivetrain, suspension, and a dropper post.