Trek’s Gas lineup of mountain bikes has been round for a number of years now, and has confirmed itself as a formidable participant within the all-mountain and enduro classes. The addition of an electrical motor and battery to this bike solely boosted its efficiency and attraction. In October, 2022, Trek launched the premium Gas EXe 9.5 eMTB. This carbon-framed path muncher proved to be fairly the spectacular little bit of equipment.
That being stated, Trek is decreasing the limitations to entry to its Gas e-bike vary by launching a extra reasonably priced model known as the Trek Gas EXe Alloy. As its title suggests, the bike will get an aluminum body, considerably decreasing the bike’s costs. However, the bike retains its aggressive enduro geometry, making it a flexible and sturdy possibility within the section.
Like its extra premium sibling, the Gas EXe Alloy is powered by TQ’s silent HPR50 motor. Designed to supply a extra pure pedal really feel, it solely has 50 Nm of torque on faucet, however that must be greater than sufficient to spice up you up the paths with sufficient vitality left to sort out the descents with ease. As customary, the bike is fitted with a 360-watt-hour battery pack. Nevertheless, for these trying to cowl additional floor, a 160-watt-hour vary extender is accessible, bumping up driving time to seven hours.
Like most trendy e-bikes, the Gas EXe Alloy is suitable with a cell app, on this case, the Trek Central app, which supplies you entry to further settings, in addition to system updates. The applying additionally affords bike setup ideas, exercise monitoring, and a helpful navigation system.
As for the body, as talked about, it’s made out of aluminum, however don’t let that idiot you into pondering it isn’t packing some cutting-edge expertise. The body is provided with a MINO Hyperlink, permitting you to change rear suspension geometry. Moreover, regardless of delivery with 29-inch entrance and rear wheels, you possibly can swap out the again wheel for a 27.5-inch wheel to get some added nimbleness on the again. Lastly, Trek’s ABP suspension design consists of a concentric rear pivot, permitting full suspension actuation underneath braking.
Final however not least, the suspension of the bike is equally spectacular.Up entrance, the bike will get 150 millimeters of journey, whereas the rear will get 140-millimeters of wheel journey. You may spec out the bike in both Fox of Rockshox goodies, relying on the variant of your selection. OVerall, the bike weighs in at about 20.25 to twenty.80 kilograms, relying in your configuration and body dimension. Costs begin at $5,499 USD, and go all the way in which as much as $7,399 USD, relying in your setup of selection. For more information, be happy to go to Trek’s official web site linked beneath.