About the Trek Marlin 5 Marlin 5 is a trail-worthy daily rider that's perfectly suited for everyday adventures, on and off the trail. A suspension fork, 2×8 drivetrain, and mounts for a rack and kickstand make it an ideal choice for new trail riders or anyone looking for a comfortable, stable commuter with the ruggedness of a real mountain bike. A lightweight aluminium frame with internal routing to protect your cables and add to the bike's sleek look, 2×8 drivetrain, a wide range of gearing so you always have the right gear for your terrain, powerful hydraulic disc brakes and a terrain-smoothing suspension fork with a lockout. Key Features Internal Cable Routing: Shift and brake cables routed through the frame to keep things clean and simple. Blendr Stem: Clip your gear directly to the stem for a clean look and maximum user friendliness. Rear Kickstand Mount: Chainstay mounts make it easy to install a rear kickstand that stays out of your way and supports bikes of all sizes. Rack Mounts: Easy to accessorise, so your bike can double as a commuter. Suspension Lockout: Locked suspension means your fork remains inactive, increasing pedalling efficieny. Specifications Frameset Frame: Alpha Silver Aluminium, internal routing, chainstay disc-brake mount, rack and kickstand mount, 135×5 mm QR Fork: SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 46 mm offset for 29 wheel, 100 mm QR, 100 mm travel Wheels Rims: Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 32-hole, 20 mm width, Schrader valve Hubs: Formula DC-20, alloy, 6-bolt, 5×100 mm QR (Front) / Formula DC-22, alloy, 6-bolt, Shimano 8/9/10 freehub, 135×5 mm QR (Rear) Tyres: Bontrager XR2 Comp, wire bead, 30 tpi, 29×2. 20 (M – XXL) Drivechain Pedals: VP-536 nylon platform Crank: Shimano M315, 36/22, 175 mm length Front Derailleur: Shimano Altus M315, 34. 9 mm clamp, top swing, dual pull Rear Derailleur: Shimano Altus M310 Shifter: Shimano Altus M315, 8-speed Chain: KMC Z8. 3, 8 speed Bottom Bracket: VP BC73, 73
This Mountain Bike product is available today from Evans Cycles.