2022 Supercaliber 9.8 GX - Matte Raw Carbon/Gloss Trek Black

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The Supercaliber 9.8 is a cross-country racing bike developed for podium-topping World Cup speed. Its category-defining set-up features our exclusive IsoStrut integrated shock and a lightweight FOX fork for a capable ride that's flat-out fast and soaks up technical terrain.

It's right for you if...

You want to ride what the pros ride and you want to win. You’re looking for a bike that's built for shocking speed and capability on even the hardest cross country courses, and comes decked out with light, fast upgrades on everything from the fork to the drivetrain.

The tech you get

An ultra-lightweight, full OCLV Mountain Carbon frame with 60 mm of travel, a 100 mm FOX Performance 32 Step-Cast fork and Trek's exclusive IsoStrut FOX Performance shock designed specifically for Supercaliber. Plus, dual remote suspension lockout, a SRAM GX Eagle 1x12 drivetrain with carbon cranks and Bontrager Kovee Pro 30 carbon wheels with a 108-tooth Rapid Drive rear hub for instant engagement.

The final word

The Supercaliber 9.8 is an efficient and capable cross-country race bike trimmed with an upgraded, high-performance parts spec. It's everything you love about a hardtail plus the added capability of IsoStrut – our exclusive integrated shock.

Why you'll love it

  1. The Supercaliber is a World Cup-worthy bike that’s quick, capable of soaring through techy terrain, and nearly as light as a hardtail
  2. Our exclusive IsoStrut shock provides tunable, damped suspension for a smooth and efficient ride
  3. Pivotless seat stays save on weight and actively bend to help soak up trail chatter
  4. Wider Kovee Pro 30 wheels provide better tyre support so you can run lower pressure and get more traction
  5. The OCLV Carbon RSL integrated bar/stem is ultra-light and ultra-comfortable, and it looks awesome
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Specifications

*spec applies to all sizes unless otherwise noted

Frameset
Frame OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame and stays, IsoStrut, tapered head tube, Knock Block, Control Freak internal routing, Boost148, 60 mm travel
Fork Fox Performance 32 Step-Cast, Float EVOL air spring, GRIP 2-position damper, remote lockout, tapered steerer, 44 mm offset, Boost110, 15 mm Kabolt axle, 100 mm travel
Shock Trek IsoStrut, Fox Performance shock, air spring, DPS 2-position remote damper, 235x32.5 mm
Suspension lever Fox 2-position dual lockout lever
Wheel front Bontrager Kovee Pro 30 Carbon, Tubeless Ready, 6-bolt, Boost 110, 15 mm thru axle
Wheel rear Bontrager Kovee Pro 30, OCLV Mountain Carbon, Tubeless Ready, Rapid Drive 108, XD Driver, 6-bolt, Boost 148, 12 mm thru axle
Skewer rear Bontrager Switch thru-axle, removable lever
Tyre Bontrager XR2 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength sidewall, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 29x2.20"
*Tyre part Size: S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
Bontrager TLR sealant, 180 ml/6 oz
Size: S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
Bontrager TLR valve, 50 mm
Rim strip Bontrager TLR
Max tyre size Frame: 29x2.20" Fork: See manufacturer
Shifter SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
Rear derailleur SRAM GX Eagle
*Crank Size: S
SRAM GX Eagle Carbon, DUB, 32T alloy ring, Boost, 170 mm length
Size: M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
SRAM GX Eagle Carbon, DUB, 32T alloy ring, Boost (52 mm chain line), 175mm length
Bottom bracket SRAM DUB, 92 mm, PressFit
Cassette SRAM Eagle XG-1275, 10-52, 12-speed
Chain SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
Saddle Bontrager P3 Verse Elite, stainless steel rails, 145 mm width
*Seatpost Size: S
Bontrager Pro, OCLV Carbon, 31.6 mm, 0 mm offset, 330 mm length
Size: M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
Bontrager Pro, OCLV Carbon, 31.6 mm, 0 mm offset, 400 mm length
*Integrated Bar Stem Size: S, M
Bontrager RSL Integrated handlebar/stem, OCLV Carbon, 0 mm handlebar rise, 750 mm width, -13-degree stem rise, 70mm length
Size: M/L, L
Bontrager RSL Integrated handlebar/stem, OCLV Carbon, 0 mm handlebar rise, 750 mm width, -13-degree stem rise, 80mm length
Size: XL, XXL
Bontrager RSL Integrated handlebar/stem, OCLV Carbon, 0 mm handlebar rise, 750 mm width, -13-degree stem rise, 90 mm length
Grips ESI Chunky
Head set Knock Block Integrated, 62-degree radius, cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom
Brake SRAM Level TLM hydraulic disc
*Brake rotor Size: S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
SRAM CenterLine, 6-bolt, round-edge, 160 mm
Size: S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL
SRAM CenterLine, 6-bolt, round edge, 180 mm

Weight M - 23.04 lb / 10.45 kg (with TLR sealant, no tubes)
Weight limit This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider and cargo) of 136 kg (300 lb).