It's right for you if...
You like tyres that stick to the trail. You have an affection for traction and want the plush ride and extra capability of a full suspension bike with the added benefit of plus-sized, Tubeless Ready tyres.
The tech you get
A lightweight Alpha Platinum Aluminium frame, mid-fat tyres for unrelenting traction, a 140 mm RockShox Recon RL fork and 130 mm of rear travel. Plus, Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, 27.5x2.8˝ tyres, SUNringlé rims with tubeless tape and valves and a reliable Shimano Deore 2x10 drivetrain with a wide range of gearing to tackle varying terrain.
The final word
If you're getting into mountain biking and looking for the one ride to give you a great experience, this is a great choice. Fuel EX 5 Plus is capable, versatile, durable and built to keep you rolling through the most technical trails with a huge smile on your face.