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Trek Marlin 5 - 2019/2020

Trek Marlin 5
  • Color: Matte Royal
  • Color: Matte Trek Black
  • Color: Volt Green
$431.99 - $549.99
$539.99 - $549.99
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This item is available, but is not allowed to be shipped. You can purchase it online and pick it up at our retail location. Our retail store is located at 1337 N Wells St Chicago IL, 60610. For more information, please call us at 312-751-2488.

Details

Marlin 5 is a trail-worthy daily rider that's perfectly suited for everyday adventures, on and off the trail. A front suspension fork with 100mm of travel, 21 speeds, and mounts for a rack and kickstand make it an ideal choice for new trail riders or anyone looking for a comfortable, stable commuter with the ruggedness of a real mountain bike.

It's right for you if...
You're new to the trail and want a serious mountain bike that doubles as a commuter—and you want it all at an exceptional value.

The tech you get
A lightweight Alpha Silver Aluminum frame, 21 speeds, a wide range of gearing so you never need to pedal too hard or easy on terrain that varies in elevation, hydraulic disc brakes that feel smoother than mechanical disc brakes, and a suspension fork with 100mm of travel—that's the same amount favored by most cross-country racers.

The final word
Built-in Trek's MTB heritage, and more than capable of taking on trail adventures. But it's also versatile. It's a popular ride on college campuses because the rack and kickstand mounts make it easy to accessorize and haul a load.

Why you'll love it
- It's a real mountain bike that's also perfectly suited to daily commutes, rides around campus, or just getting from A to B on any surface
- Smaller frame sizes (13.5" and 15.5") have short-reach brake levers that make it easier and more comfortable for riders with smaller hands to brake confidently
- It has separate brake and shift levers (a feature that's common on more expensive mountain bikes) so you can fine-tune the positioning for comfort
- Rack and kickstand mounts make it easy to accessorize, so your mountain bike can double as a rugged commuter
- Like every model in the Marlin family, it's backed by Trek's lifetime warranty

Specs

Frame Alpha Silver Aluminum, internal derailleur, dropper post and brake routing, chainstay brake mount, rack & kickstand mount, G2 Geometry on 29ers
Fork SR Suntour XCE 28, coil spring, preload, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset on 29ers, 100mm travel (13.5: 80mm travel)
Headset 1-1/8" threadless, semi-integrated, semi-cartridge bearings
Rims/Wheels Bontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled
Hubs Front: Formula DC20 alloy
Rear: Formula DC31 alloy
Tires Bontrager XR2, 29x2.20" front, 29x2.0" rear (13.5 & 15.5: 27.5x2.20")
Crankset Shimano Tourney TY301
Chainrings 42/34/24
Bottom Bracket Sealed cartridge, 73mm
Chain KMC Z51
Front Derailleur Shimano Tourney TY300
Rear Derailleur Shimano Tourney TY300
Cassette/Rear Cogs Shimano TZ500, 14-28, 7 speed
Shifters Shimano Altus M310, 7 speed
Handlebars Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 5mm rise, 720mm width (13.5: 690mm width)
Tape/Grips Bontrager XR Endurance Comp
Stem Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 7 degree, Blendr compatible
Brakes Tektro HD-275 hydraulic disc (13.5 & 15.5: Tektro HD-276 short reach lever)
Pedals VP-536 nylon platform
Saddle Bontrager Arvada
Seat Post Bontrager alloy, 2-bolt head, 31.6mm, 12mm offset

* Subject to change without notice.

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Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Matte Royal / 21.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852260 565405 11636
Matte Trek Black / 13.5-inch / 27.5-inch 601479852123 565391 11624
Matte Trek Black / 15.5-inch / 27.5-inch 601479852130 565392 11625
Matte Trek Black / 17.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852154 565394 11626
Matte Trek Black / 18.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852161 565395 11627
Matte Trek Black / 19.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852178 565396 11628
Matte Trek Black / 21.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852185 565397 11629
Matte Trek Black / 23-inch / 29-inch 601479852192 565398 11630
Volt Green / 13.5-inch / 27.5-inch 601479852284 565407 11638
Volt Green / 15.5-inch / 27.5-inch 601479852291 565408 11639
Volt Green / 17.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852314 565410 11640
Volt Green / 18.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852321 565411 11641
Volt Green / 19.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852338 565412 11642
Volt Green / 21.5-inch / 29-inch 601479852345 565413 11643
Volt Green / 23-inch / 29-inch 601479852352 565414 11644

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