Trek is an American manufacturer founded in 1975 with the vision to create the best bicycles in the world. Trek fosters a culture of craftsmanship, where every bicycle is built with pride. The Trek FX Series are perhaps one of the most popular series of hybrid bicycles from the brand, largely owing to the versatility of the range. This series has a total of 9 bicycles that make up its portfolio. We got to check out the Trek FX 2, read on for a quick look at our thoughts on this bicycle.
Weight: 11.6 kgs
Category: Fitness/ Commute
Frame - The Trek FX 2 is made using an FX Alpha Gold Aluminium frame.
Fork - This bicycle has a rigid alloy tapered fork.
Drivetrain - The bicycle is equipped with a 24-Speed drive train comprising of a Shimano Tourney front Derailleur and a Shimano Acera Rear Derailleur. This shifting is controlled by Shimano EF-500 shifters.
Brakes - The bicycle has Tektro linear pull, V-brakes.
Tires - This Hybrid Bicycle comes with Bontranger H2 700x35c which are attached to Bontranger Connection Rims
Unique Features - The bicycle frame is Duo Trap S compatible. Duo Trap S integrates a Bluetooth/ANT+ sensor into the frame, which enables logging one’s ride without the use of an external sensor. Additionally, the usage of Bontrager componentry across this bicycle adds to its overall appeal.
Others - The frame of this bicycle houses the mounting option for a single water bottle holder. It also has mounting options for mudguards and a pannier rack.
Colours - This bicycle is available in a wide range of 5 colour options – Matte Black, White, Royal Blue, Green and Red. The paint work on the bicycle we checked out appeared to be high quality.
The Trek FX 2 is priced at INR 36,299 (as on 5th March 2019). This bicycle is ideal for those looking for a well-spec’d bicycle at a reasonable price point. The bicycle is well suited for regular commuting, fitness riding and long-distance rides on the weekend. It can also be used for occasional touring, on highways and smooth roads.
Prices are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.