TREK BOONE 7 2020 [Review]

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Reviewed by Pedallers

Last Updated on September 2, 2020

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2020

TREK BOONE 7 2020 [REVIEW]

The Trek Boone 7 is a very fast, light cyclocross bike capable of moving smoothly over muddy, sandy, and any other obstacle. One outstanding feature of this bike is its wireless electronic drivetrain that never disappoints regardless of the terrain or weather. The bike comes with a SRAM hydraulic disc brake, OCLV Carbon frame, Bontrager team issue tubeless tires, and it course, the wireless electronic drivetrain. Trek Boone 7 is suitable for both leisure rides and racing, and they are not so expensive.

Features

IsoSpeed Full Carbon Fork

This feature improves the ride quality of the Trek Boone 7, and its shape provides smooth rides, making it easy for riders to move on rough or gravel paths without putting so much effort on their path. The vertical compliance of this bike is also increased with the help of this feature, and the wheelbase is optimized as well.

600 Series OCLV Carbon Frame

Compared to other frame materials, the OCLV carbon is designed to strike a balance between weight and stiffness. This bike’s frame is tough but light, and it comes with a limited lifetime warranty. It also features a ride-tuned seat mast, front and rear IsoSpeed that helps to smooth out rides, a flat mount disc, and a 3S chain keeper.

Control Freak Cable Management

The cable management feature allows for a clean arrangement of cables and shifts over the bike’s frame. With this feature, the look of the bike is improved as all the cables are set-up in the right places without messing up with the physical appearance of the bike.

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SPECIFICATIONS

Frame; front and rear IsoSpeed, 142x12mm thru axle, 3S chain keeper, 600 series OCLV carbon, ride tuned seatmast, flat mount disc, control freak internal routing, tapered head tube

Fork; 12x100mm thru axle, tapered carbon steerer, trek IsoSpeed cross full carbon, 395mm axle-fork to-crown, flat mount disc

Shifter; 12-speed,  SRAM force eTap AXS

Cassette; 12-speed, 10-33, SRAM XG 1270

Tires; aramid bead, Bontrager CX3 team issue, 700x32c, 120tpi

Rear derailleur; 33T max cog, Orbit chain management, SRAM force eTap AXS

Front wheel; Tubeless ready, 100x12mm thru axle, Bontrager paradigm elite 25, 25mm rim width

Rear wheel; SRAM CD-R driver, 25mm rim width, Bontrager paradigm elite 25, 143x12mm thru axle, tubeless ready

Saddle; 138mm width, titanium rails, Bontrager Montrose elite

Crank; 24mm spindle, 40T, SRAM force

Chain; 12-speed, SRAM force

Brake; flat mount, SRAM force hydraulic disc

Seatpost; 20mm offset, Bontrager carbon seatmast cap

Stem; 7-degree, 31.8mm, blendr compatible, Bontrager pro

Pros
  • The Trek Boone 7 is very light.
  • The bike offers speed and efficiency.
  • It has internal cable routing, which helps to improve the look of the bike.
  • It provides a smooth ride, and it is very easy to operate.
Cons
  • Using the bike to climb hills and go for long distant rides can be tiring.

FAQs

What are the functions of the front and rear IsoSpeed decoupler?

The front and rear IsoSpeed decoupler help to reduce the tiring effects of rough terrains, and it also increases the vertical compliance of the bike.

Conclusion

The Trek Boone 7 is one of the best cyclocross, with its OCLV carbon frame that contributes to the lightweight of the bike, thereby, increasing its speed. The bike has a full carbon fork, a wireless electronic drivetrain, ride tuned seatmast among other features. All its features work together to make the bike suitable for different types of terrains, from plain pavements to gravel paths, and other rough roads. The ride quality of this bike is great, giving you the confidence, speed, and efficiency you need for any race.

Latest Price: TREK BOONE 7