Trek Remedy 9.8 27.5 Full Suspension

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $5560.00

Product Description

Remedy is the ultimate technical trail bike. Light frame, plush suspension, and precise handling all add up to a stellar ride that goes up, goes down, goes everywhere.


  • Upgrades from Remedy 9.7 27.5/650b
  • Fox Performance fork w/CTD
  • Bontrager Rhythm Comp TLR wheels
  • Shimano XT Shadow Plus drivetrain & brakes
  • OCLV Mountain seatstay
  • RockShox Reverb Stealth dropper post

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Lou a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: June 23, 2014

Strengths:    Snappy, responsive, relatively lightweight, climbs well, silent descender.

Weaknesses:    None at this time

Bottom Line:   
I just bought this bike one week ago. I love it! I had been looking at the Santa Cruz Bronson and the Pivot Mach 6. I settled on the Trek because the price was very good and I loved the DRCV shock setup. First time riding a dropper post. Not sure how I road without one before. Climbing is slighly easier than my ALU FS bike but the downhill - this thing is a hell of a ride and it just wants to rip and shred! I am riding flats on this and will move to clipless but on my old Marin prior to giving them a shot on the new Trek. PS XT components rock!

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Favorite Trail:   Tahoe Rim/WesternStates

Duration Product Used:   one week

Purchased At:   Sumit Bikes, Los Gat

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2012 Trek Remedy 9.8 650B Reynolds Carbon Conversion

All the chatter these days is focused on 29ers and 650B rigs. This post is for those of us who own a 26er that's compatible with 650b wheels who are thinking of upgrading to the newer 27.5 platform. I had zero clearance and compliance issues on my Remedy valving, no shimming, no extra air i ... Read More »

Remedy 9.8, soon my next bike

So, after much research and soul searching (as I'm still in love with my '09 Intense Tracer); I've decided to purchase the Remedy 9.8. In '08 owned a Fuel EX 8, and I loved the ride of Trek bikes. Sadly, I can't test ride this bike, and no LBS in my area has them for demo. So, I'd like to ask som ... Read More »

paid spam: '10 Trek Remedy 9.8 in classifieds

19.5" very little use. excellent condition. awesome bike, but a bit small for me at 6'2" and I'm switching to a rumblefish. Thanks for looking [url=]2010 Trek Remedy 9.8 - Buy and Sell and Review Mountain Bikes and Accessories[/url]Read More »

Heckler Stolen - Now Ibis Mojo HD, Remedy 9.8 or SC Blur TR?

OK, so I went out to put a new part on my bike yesterday and it was gone... bastards! So someone lifted my Heckler out of my garage yesterday around 1PM while I WAS HERE! Pisses me off. However,... this is where it gets good. I get a new bike from insurance. Looks like I'll get between $4000 and ... Read More »

Why does the Remedy 9 have a RLC and the 9.8 have a RL fork?

I am enticed by the Remedy 9.8 due to the lighter weight, carbon front triangle, and drop post. However, I just noticed that the fork on the 9.8 is a RL, whereas the cheaper 9 has a RLC. What gives here? Is RLC an advantage with the DRCV fork? I've never had a RLC fork, but when spending the p ... Read More »

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