Trek Dual Sport 1 Hybrid Bike 2020 [Review]
Reviewed by Pedallers
Last Updated on September 2, 2020
Trek Dual Sport 1 Hybrid bike 2020 [Review]
The Trek Dual Sport 1 is one of the many cheap hybrid bikes around. Its capacity to cope with both flat and rough terrains is what makes it a hybrid. It is constructed from light aluminum and comes with a suspension fork. This makes it a great physical fitness bike, as the biker can monitor fitness levels. It comes with disc brakes that have a tremendous stopping force on all surfaces.
Aluminum Gold frame
This hybrid bike comes with a frame made from portable Alpha Gold aluminum; this facilitates steady, high-performance bike cycling. This feature contributes to the reason why this bike is suited for both on-road and off-road cycling. The 21-speed levels Shimano Altus shift gear and the Bontrager branded tires make pedaling on the flat as well as off-trail grounds easy. Incorporated into the frame are rack and fender mounts, and ergonomic handlebar for efficient handling.
Bike riders can enjoy a long ride without the early onset of upper muscles stress courtesy of the well-designed fork. The SR NEX suspension fork absorbs all the shocks from bumps encountered. It does this by making the front wheel glide over bumps while the ergonomic handlebar ensures the rider is well balanced and in control. The suspension fork allows the adjusting of loads before riding.
DuoTrap S support
The Trek Dual Sport 1 is a great bike for actualizing your body fitness. This hybrid bike is compatible with DuoTrap S. This feature is integrated into the body frame through the Bluetooth connectivity and ANT+ sensor. With this feature, a rider is able to see detailed information on progression in attaining set fitness goals. It records all bike routes taken and your level of physical fitness after completing each route.
Sizes: small, medium, large, extra-large, extra extra large
Weight: 30.45 pounds
Weight capacity: 300 pounds
Body makeup: Alpha aluminum body frame, DuoTrap S.compatibilty, internal wire routing, fender and water bottle mounts, QR 135 x 5mm
Fork system: suspension spring, preload adjusting, NEX Suntour, QR 100 x 5mm
Spokes: stainless steel, 14 grams
Rim: Schrader, dual wall, Alloy, Bontrager branded
Front-wheel: Alloy, DC- 20, 6 bolt, QR 5 x 100mm
Back wheel: Alloy, DC-31, freewheel 6/7/8 speeds, QR 135 x 5mm
Shift lever: 7-sped levels, EF 500 Altus
Braking system: discs, tektro, rotor 160mm
Crankset: 170mm long, Alloy
Cassette: 7-speed levels, Sunrace
Front derailleur: Shimano TY510 tourney, double pulley
Back derailleur: Shimano M310
Chainset: kmc z51
Seat saddle: Bontrager leather
Seat post: 330m long, Alloy, Bontrager branded, offset 12mm
Handlebar: stainless steel, 620mm wide, 30mm raise
Hand grips: Satellite
Body stem: Bontrager brand, 10-degrees elevation, 110m long
- Light aluminum core
- Adaptable use on flat and rough grounds
- Great shock absorbing fork set
- Comfortable for long-distance rides
- Less muscle stress
- The tires are too slim for mountain biking
- Heavy frame weight
How many speed levels does the Dual Sport 1 offer?
This hybrid bike offers a 21-gears system, great for taking on rough surfaces
What makes Dual Sport 1 a great physical exercising bike?
It is compatible with DuoTrap S, which helps to record progress on your physical fitness goals.
Looking for a hybrid that enables high-performance riding on flat and rough grounds? The Trek Dual Sport 1 is an excellent choice. With it’s Alpha aluminum frame, suspension fork, and powerful halting brakes, it has the versatile characteristics of a hybrid bike. The tires are well conformed to take on different surfaces with sufficient traction. This is the bike to get if you want to enjoy a long ride in comfort.