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2019

520

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$1,999.99 Model 24000

520 Is the consumate road touring bike that can take you anywhere in the world with comfort, speed and capability.

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It's right for you if...

You see the open road as your path to anywhere. You measure rides with a calendar, not a stopwatch.

The tech you get

A road-smoothing chromoly steel frame, alloy disc touring fork with a ThruSkew captured quick release skewer, wide-range 27-speed drivetrain that's great for hauling a heavy load up hills, Shimano Sora brake/shift levers, Bontrager Tubeless Ready wheels with puncture-resistant tires, included front and rear racks, and all-weather mechanical disc brakes.

The final word

520 is a comfortable steel workhorse that's capable of everything from daily rides to expedition tours. It's ready for adventure right out of the box, with an included front and rear rack and a drivetrain that's ideal for hauling a heavy load.

favorite_borderWhy you'll love it

  1. If you want to see the world from the saddle of a bike, the 520 is for you.
  2. Extra water bottle mounts, Trek's new Thru-Skew QR system, an awesome new front rack, and the convenience of STI shifting with all the gears you need.
  3. A bike full of touring innovation, made out of stuff you can find anywhere on your travels so nothing stops your adventure.
  4. All-weather disc brakes and puncture-resistant tires give you the confidence to take on bigger adventures in any conditions
  5. It's the longest-running model in our lineup, and we've kept it around so long because it's one of the best-loved, too


Features

Specifications

  • Frameset

    Frame
    Trek butted chromoly disc touring, rack & fender mounts
    Fork
    Alloy disc touring fork w/lowrider mounts and Thru-skew captured skewer system
  • Wheels

    Front hub
    Shimano M475
    Rear hub
    Shimano M475
    Rims
    Bontrager Affinity, Tubeless Ready, 36h
    Tires
    Bontrager H1 Hard-case Ultimate, 700x38c w/reflective sidewall
  • Drivetrain

    Shifters
    Shimano Sora, 9 speed
    Front derailleur
    Shimano Sora, 34.9mm clamp-type
    Rear derailleur
    Shimano Alivio 9 speed, Shadow Design
    Crank
    Shimano Alivio, 2-piece, 48X36X26T w/chain guard
    Cassette
    Shimano HG200, 11-36, 9 speed
    Chain
    KMC X9
    Pedals
    Wellgo nylon body w/alloy cage, toe-clip/strap
  • Components

    Saddle
    Bontrager Evoke 1.5
    Seatpost
    Bontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm, 12mm offset
    Handlebar
    Bontrager Comp VR-C, 31.8mm
    Grips
    Bontrager tape
    Stem
    Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, 7 degree, w/computer & light mounts
    Head set
    1-1/8˝ threadless, sealed cartridge bearings
    Brake set
    TRP Spyre C 2.0 mechanical disc
  • Weight

    Weight
    57 - 14.26 kg / 31.44 lbs
    Weight limit
    This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider, and cargo) of 275 pounds (125 kg).
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Bike and frame weights are based off Trek pre-production painted frames at time of publication. Weights may vary in final production.

Sizing & fit

Proper bike fit is essential for best performance and comfort. Any size and geometry measurements shown on trekbikes.com are for general comparison purposes only. To find your perfect fit, visit an authorized Trek retailer, where an expert skilled at sizing will help you find the appropriate bike and size for your individual needs.

 

Rider Height

Inseam

All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise stated.

Frame size number Wheel size A — Seat tube B — Seat tube angle C — Head tube length D — Head angle E — Effective top tube F — Bottom bracket height G — Bottom bracket drop H — Chainstay length I — Offset J — Trail K — Wheelbase L — Standover M — Frame reach N — Frame stack
48 cm 700c 44.0 74.3° 11.5 69.5° 52.0 27.4 7.5 45.0 5.2 7.4 104.1 71.3 36.8 54.0
51 cm 700c 48.2 74.0° 12.5 70.0° 53.1 27.4 7.5 45.0 5.2 7.1 104.5 74.1 37.3 55.1
54 cm 700c 51.2 73.8° 14.0 71.0° 54.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 6.5 104.8 76.8 37.8 56.5
57 cm 700c 54.3 73.5° 16.0 71.8° 55.7 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.9 105.2 79.4 38.3 58.7
60 cm 700c 57.5 73.0° 20.0 71.8° 58.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.9 107.4 82.6 39.2 62.5
63 cm 700c 60.5 72.8° 23.0 72.3° 60.3 27.8 7.0 45.0 5.2 5.6 108.6 85.4 40.0 65.5

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