Trek Marlin 5

Trek Marlin 5

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Marlin 5 Key Highlights

Spokes / Nipples
14 g stainless steel
KMC Z8.3, 8 speed
Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 32-hole, 20 mm width, Schrader valve
Cassette/ Freewheel
Shimano 8-speed, 12-32T
Front derailleur
Shimano Altus M315, 34.9 mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
Bottom bracket
VP BC73, 73 mm, threaded cartridge
VP-536 nylon platform
Bontrager Arvada, steel rails, 138 mm width
Bontrager XR Endurance Comp
Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 60 mm length
Rear derailleur
Shimano Altus M310
Shimano Altus M315, 8-speed
Handle bar
Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm, 5 mm rise, 720 mm width
SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 42 mm offset for 27.5" wheel, 100 mm QR, 100 mm travel
Alpha Silver Aluminium, internal routing, chainstay disc-brake mount, rack and kickstand mount, 135x5 mm QR

Latest On Trek Marlin 5

The evolution of bicycles significantly had a great influence on cycling enthusiasts who prefer to have a versatile bicycle for their daily adventures whether it is on-road or off-the-road. It was post the ’70s, bicycle manufacturers started introducing cycles that were meant for off-roading through a variety of terrain. It is during this period that mountain bikes were introduced to enthusiasts who preferred off-roading bicycles. Later on, a different version of mountain bikes called trail bikes was introduced that had a longer suspension travel than the mountain bikes for better comfort. 

Today, there are numerous companies in the country that provide trail bikes that are superior in quality and performance. Each company manufactured trail bicycles that were unique in different ways, however, the basic idea of using high-tech lightweight materials remained the same for all the trail bicycles or bikes. Among the wide variety of trail bike manufacturers, one that stood unique to all others is a bicycle manufacturing company called ‘Trek bikes’.

Trek Bikes are well known in India for manufacturing trail-oriented bicycles that are superior in quality as well as performance. One such bicycle that is the best performer among their wide range of bicycles is the Trek Marlin 5 trail bike. As for the bicycle, The Marlin 5 is a trail-worthy bicycle that has a suspension fork and 2x8 drivetrain best for trail riders. It comes with an Alpha Silver Aluminium frame with internally routed cables and a chainstay disc-brake mount. The bicycle comes at a price of Rs. 48,399 in India and is offered in different paint schemes such as Lithium Grey, Radioactive Red and Volt to Miami Green Fade.

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Trek Marlin 5 Bicycle Price In India

Marlin 5 is a Mountain cycle by Trek. It comes with a price tag of Rs.45,699 in India. Trek Marlin 5 is a great option for people interested in buying a bicycle with a budget of Rs.40,000 to Rs.50,000 in India.
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Trek Marlin 5 Competitors

Trek Marlin 5 Detailed Review

Frame, Fork and Crank

As stated earlier, the Marlin 5 is a trail-oriented bicycle that has a suspension fork and 2x8 drivetrain best for trail riders. The bicycle is equipped with an Alpha Silver Aluminium frame that has internally routed cables and a chainstay disc-brake mount. The frame of the bicycle is extremely durable and is robust in all senses. The bike comes fitted with an SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout suspension setup that offers a 42 mm offset for a 27.5" wheel. It has a 100 mm QR and comes with 100 mm travel. As for the crank, the Marlin 5 gets a Shimano M315, 36/22 crank with 170 mm length. 


The Marlin 5 is an entry-level trail bike that is durable and easy to ride. It also gets a robust drivetrain for the rider’s comfort.

Shifter, Front Derailleur and Rear Derailleur
Brakes and Tyres

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