Trek 2016: Top Fuel Is Back

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We headed down south to the Trek World Show in Milton Keynes to take a first hand look at the new bikes on offer for 2016, featuring the new Top Fuel 9.9 SL with those funny upside down forks.

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Top Fuel 9.9 SL

For 2016, Top Fuel has made a comeback as Trek’s elite cross-country model- now in lightweight carbon.

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The Top Fuel model was scrapped in 2012 to make way for the Superfly 100- but now American based Trek have re-vamped, renewed and reignited the popular (but very pricey) all round mountain bike.

P1030556The first thing you’d notice is the RockShox RS- 1 reversed fork design, which adds that all important stiffness.

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The E2 tapered head tube in fashionable carbon. Bar and Stem by Keith…

P1030515The Top Fuel features Control Freak cable management, which allows the rider to create a custom set up with any combination of shift, brake, lockout and dropper post lines.

PRICE: £6,800.

You can see the new Top Fuel 9.9 SL in more detail here.

But before you go, here’s a sneak peak at some of the over stuff we were able to ogle at last Thursday:

 

Comments (1)

    Is it all about the colours then- be nice to be able to see the bikes in the photos, rather than a random tube or two.

    Sorry for the gripe 🙁

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