Trek is an American manufacturer founded in 1985 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 X-Caliber Series are aimed at the adventure-loving. These bicycles are well equipped to make for optimal cross-country mountain bikes that can be ridden on a varied range of terrains. The X-Caliber Series, this year, has 2 bicycles as part of its portfolio – The X-Caliber 7 and X-Caliber 8. The Trek X-Caliber is a performance-oriented, versatile MTB that is well-equipped with top-notch componentry. Read on for our thoughts on this bicycle.
Weight: 13.4 kgs
Frame - The Trek X-Caliber is made using an Alpha Gold Aluminium frame.
Fork - This bicycle is equipped with a RockShox suspension fork with a 100mm travel and a hydraulic lockout option.
Drivetrain - The bicycle is equipped with a complete 2x10-Speed Shimano Deore drivetrain with internal derailleur and dropper post routing.
Brakes - The bicycle is equipped with Shimano MT200 Hydraulic Disc brakes.
Wheels - The bicycle is available with Bontrager XR2 29” x 2.2” wheels.
Geometry - Furthermore, 29ers are equipped with Trek’s signature G2 geometry and a custom offset fork which enables precise handling at lower speeds without compromising high-speed stability.
Others - Additionally, the usage of Bontrager componentry across this bicycle adds to its overall appeal. The frame has mounting options for mudguards and a pannier rack.
Size - This bicycle is available in a wide range of frame sizing options.
Colour - The bicycle is available in a single colour option – Gravel inspired Grey.
The Trek X-Caliber 8 is priced at INR 86,299 (as on March 2nd 2019). Equipped with a suspension fork with lockout, well-treaded wide tires and hydraulic disc brakes, this MTB is the perfect bicycle for those with a spirit of adventure. This bicycle is well suited to new mountain bikers and cross-country racers, alike, searching for a fast, and versatile Mountain Bike.
Prices are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.