2018 Trek Marlin 5


2018 Trek Marlin 5


Marlin takes its cue from light, fast XC bikes. The right wheel size for each frame size, performance pedigree, and unbeatable ride feel make Marlin the perfect trail rider.

When you're ready for longer days on the bike, bigger challenges on the trail, and all the fun of the full mountain biking experience, you're ready for Marlin.

In-Store Purchase Only

Features of the 2017 Trek Marlin 5:

Frame: Alpha Silver Aluminum w/semi-integrated head tube, rack & fender mounts, G2 Geometry on 29ers

Front suspension: RST Gila, coil spring, preload, mechanical lockout, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset on 29ers, 100mm travel (13.5: 80mm travel)

Wheels: Formula DC20 alloy front hub; Formula DC27 alloy rear hub; Bontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled rims

Front Hub: Formula DC20 alloy

Rear Hub: Formula DC27 alloy

Rims: Bontrager Connection 32-hole double-walled

Tires: Bontrager XR2, 29x2.20" front, 29x2.00" rear (13.5 & 15.5: 27.5x2.20")

Shifters: Shimano Altus EF51, 7 speed

Front derailleur: Shimano Tourney TY500

Rear derailleur: Shimano Tourney TY300

Crank: Shimano Tourney TY501, 42/34/24

Bottom bracket: Sealed cartridge

Cassette: Shimano HG20, 12-32, 7 speed

Chain: KMC Z51

Saddle: Bontrager Evoke 1

Seatpost: Bontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm, 12mm offset

Handlebar: Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise

Grips: Bontrager Satellite Plus, ergonomic

Stem: Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 7mm rise, Blendr compatible

Headset: 1-1/8" threadless, semi-integrated, semi-cartridge bearings

Brakeset: Tektro M285 hydraulic disc