Check inside to learn more about the new Trek Stache 29+ and see some of the new products FOX like their Super Light Steel sping that they have available for 2015. In addition to that we snapped a few pictures of Steve Peat’s V10 inside that FOX also had on display.
Trek’s – The new Stache is a versatile new hardtail that had many heads turning at Day 1 of Sea Otter.
You decide: 29+/27.5+/29? Trek’s smartly designed Stranglehold Dropout accommodates several wheel sizes. Run 29+ for an ultimate trail-crushing ride, 27.5+ for a more playful setup, or standard 29? for XC performance
The Stache 29+ is offered an aluminum framesets and complete options are available in Stache 9, Stache 7, and a Stache 5.
Boost110 and Boost148 yields wider hub spacing (148 rear plus, and a 110 in the front)
Mid-Fat 29+ style.
Adjustable dropouts – 420mm-405mm
A specific boost148 chainring spider was required to get the chainline to be where it needs to be
Suspension forks on two of the models (7 and 9).
Rigid version has a 100 suspension corrected
29+ or 27.5 Plus with a 140mm fork
The big tires allow for low psi and 15psi is common
$3879 (Stache 9), $2519(Stache 7),
For suspension, Trek teamed up with Manitou to include the Magnum Pro (Stache 9) and Magnum Comp (Stache 7). RockShox and Fox will also have compatible forks for these bikes.
Bontrager has some new Tubeless ready wheels as well to work with these new bike called Line Plus.
Line 29 , 29mm internal width rim
Line Plus , 39mm internal width rim
Available in boost or non boost sizing
6.5 degrees of engagement out of the box and tubeless compatible
See more detailed photos of the Stache 29+ models and the Bontrager Line Plus TLR wheels in the gallery below as well as on Trek’s website.
FOX has had a number of new produces and technologies we’ve talked about recently including the Float X, Float X2, FIT4, EVOL, Float 34, DPS. At Sea Otter they were showing off all their new products as well including a SLS (Super Light Steel) spring, FOX 36 831, DHX 2, Float X2, and more.
You can read more about the latest FOX offerings in the pictures in the gallery below and visit ridefox.com as well.