Trek Bicycle launches hybrid bikes - From prices to features, what fitness aficionados should know about FX Series
Trek Bikes: Are you a fitness aficionado or one of those who was planning to purchase a bicycle which can give you 3 solutions - fitness, commuting and leisure riding - in just one pack? If the answer is yes, here is good news for you. Trek Bicycle has launched 5 hybrid bikes under its FX Series. Under this, FX 1, 2, 3 and FX 2 Disc & FX 3 Disc are available for purchase. The newly introduced range is meant for fitness aficionados. From top features to key specs to prices, here are top things to know about the newly-launched hybrid bikes of FX Series:-
The 2019 FX series in India starts at a price point of Rs 32,199
FX1: Rs 32,199
FX2: Rs 36,299
FX3: Rs 51,599
FX 2 Disc: Rs 42.399
FX 3 Disc: Rs 62,799
IsoZone gel handlebars and grips: - The new IsoZone Handlebar absorbs the road bumps and gives more control for comfortable ride along with Carbon fork technology, which swoops forward towards the dropouts, absorbs vibrations from the road so the rider’s arms don’t fatigue as quickly.
- Tubeless ready rims and puncture-resistant tyres
- The series comes with the unique DuoTrap S compatibility which integrates a Bluetooth/ANT + sensor into the frame to provide log routes and tracks fitness progress on your computer or smart phone with no external sensor.
(PIC: FX1: Rs 32,199)
DETAILS OF FEATURES AND HOW THEY WILL BENEFIT RIDERS
Alpha Gold Aluminium
A lightweight Alpha Gold Aluminium frame is known for the high-performance aluminium with manipulated tube shapes which provides the perfect balance for strength and weight savings.
(PIC: FX2: Rs 36,299)
DuoTrap S Compatible
DuoTrap S Integrates a Bluetooth/ANT + sensor into the frame which provides Log routes and tracks fitness progress on your computer or smart phone with no external sensor. It works with all major ANT + wireless players, including Bontrager, Garmin, PowerTap and SRM.
(PIC: FX 2 Disc: Rs 42,399)
Rack and mudguard ready
Built-in mounts make it easy to add racks and mudguards for added versatility
IsoZone Handlebar and Grips
The exclusive vibration-damping IsoZone material helps in absorbing road bumps and buzz and gives more control for a comfortable ride
(PIC: FX 3 Disc: Rs 62,799 )
Lightweight fork with carbon fibre legs which soaks up hand-numbing road vibration for a smoother ride. The key factor of the Carbon Fork is to absorb vibrations from the road so your arms won’t fatigue quickly.
Bontrager Blendr stem technology is the ultimate integration system that provides easy installation to clip your gear directly to the stem for clean looks, maximum user friendliness.
(PIC: FX 3 Disc: Rs 62,799 )
Tubeless Ready Rims
Bontrager TLR Road is the first fully integrated tubeless system for road wheels. When you go tubeless with TLR, it lowers the tyre pressure for increased traction and comfort without the threat of pinch flats
Tough Bontrager Hard-Case help keep punctures from slowing down
Additional Features for FX Disc Series
- Hydraulic disc brakes offer the absolute strongest stopping power during wet and muddy conditions
-Ergonomic Grips: Specially designed grips take the hand shape into account for more comfort and greater control