Subaru of America Inc. today appear appraisement on the 2020 Subaru Ascent, which arrives at retailers this summer. The Ascent delivers a ample interior, adequate and adjustable basement options and a host of safety, disciplinarian abetment and in-vehicle technologies. The starting amount for the 3-row SUV charcoal the aforementioned as aftermost year at $31,995.
The Ascent offers three rows of seating, with accessible bank or captain chairs in the added row. The SUV is congenital on the Subaru Global Platform and is powered by a 2.4-liter turbocharged BOXER engine. The Ascent comes with Subaru’s high-torque Lineartronic® CVT (continuously capricious transmission) and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. EPA-rated ammunition abridgement for the abject and Premium models with accepted accessories is 21 city/27 highway/23 combined, accustomed a canoeing ambit of over 500 miles. Models able with 20-inch auto accomplish EPA-rated ammunition abridgement of 20 city/26 highway/22 combined. The U.S.-built Ascent is accessible in base, Premium, Limited and Touring trim lines.
The Family-focused SUVThe Ascent is the best able Subaru anytime with up to nine different basement configurations and two rows of 60/40 breach flat-folding seats alms up to 86.5 cubic anxiety of burden space. The Ascent comes accepted with a second-row bank seat, accouterment allowance for up to eight passengers. The Limited trim as able-bodied as accessible advantage bales for the Premium trim action a best of second-row captain chairs at no added allegation to board occupants with easier admission to the third row. The accepted roof balustrade board assorted accessories for accustomed items such as cargo, bicycles and kayaks.
Performance and CapabilityThe 2020 Ascent offers the optimal alloy of SUV adequacy and car-like ride and administration with accepted Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, Active Torque Vectoring, 18-inch auto and four-wheel absolute suspension. The 8.7 inches of arena approval for all models are greater than that of abounding SUVs, yet the Ascent maintains a calmly low step-in acme for both advanced and rear commuter entry.
The Ascent is powered by a 2.4-liter turbocharged BOXER agent that produces 260 application at 5,600 rpm, accompanied by a ample torque ambit that peaks at 277 lb.ft. over a 2,000-4,800-rpm agent acceleration range. All Ascents are commutual with a high-torque Lineartronic CVT featuring an 8-speed chiral approach action with council caster paddle shifters as able-bodied as X-Mode® with Hill Descent Control. This powertrain allows up to 5,000-lb. towing accommodation and offers Bivouac Adherence Abetment (TSA) to advice advance agent adherence while towing. The TSA arrangement utilizes yaw sensors to adviser bivouac amplitude and afresh can anchor alone auto to balance the agent and trailer.
Available in-vehicle Wi-Fi connectivity provides bland internet admission via accelerated 4G LTE communications, adorning the ambit of ball options accessible to occupants application acute devices.
SUBARU STARLINK™ Connected Services action alien agent alpha from a smartphone (on models with Push-Button Start); babysitter service; anti-theft agent immobilizer with aflame agent aegis lights; adolescent assurance functions including geofencing, acceleration active and curfew; and over-the-air updates. Additionally accessible is the Assurance Plus amalgamation that offers SOS emergency assistance, added roadside assistance, automated blow notification, aliment notifications, account agent bloom report, and analytic alerts. The Assurance Plus & Aegis Plus advancement amalgamation adds baseborn agent accretion service, agent aegis anxiety notification, alien lock/unlock, alien horn and lights and alien agent locator.
Advanced Assurance FeaturesThe 2020 Ascent comes accepted with EyeSight Disciplinarian Abetment Technology that includes Automated Pre-Collision Braking, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure and Amplitude Warning, Pre-Collision Throttle Management, and EyeSight Abetment Adviser (EAM) which provides a heads-up affectation of EyeSight arrangement warnings on the windshield. Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Abetment and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, High Beam Abetment and Reverse Automated Braking (RAB) are additionally available.
New for 2020, all Ascent trims are able with a Rear Bank Reminder arrangement that is advised to abetment the disciplinarian in preventing adolescent and/or pet affair in the agent by reminding the disciplinarian to analysis the rear bank breadth afore departure the vehicle. While the arrangement cannot physically faculty the attendance of accouchement or pets in the rear bank area, it will about-face on if one of the afterward altitude is met: the agent is started aural 30 account afterwards a rear ancillary aperture is opened and closed; a rear ancillary aperture is opened and bankrupt aback the agent is active and stationary; the agent is angry off and aback on afresh aural 30 minutes, and the rear ancillary doors remained closed. The arrangement will active the disciplinarian with an aural complete afterwards the agent is angry off and will affectation a admonishing bulletin in the Combination Meter Affectation (CMD), reminding the disciplinarian to analysis the rear bank area.
The Ascent fills out its assurance agenda with the Subaru Advanced Frontal Airbags, a driver’s knee airbag, accepted advanced ancillary pelvis/torso airbags and ancillary blind airbags that action advanced and rear outboard bank coverage. In emergency braking, Anchor Abetment anon applies burden up to the ABS absolute to advice access braking effectiveness. The Anchor Override Arrangement ensures that the agent ability will be cut aback the anchor pedal and accelerator are apprenticed simultaneously.
Four Trim LevelsThe 2020 Subaru Ascent is offered in four trim levels: base, Premium, Limited and Touring.
The $31,995 abject trim starts with an all-encompassing account of accepted appearance that includes Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and X-Mode; EyeSight Disciplinarian Abetment Technology; SUBARU STARLINK 6.5-inch Multimedia arrangement with Android™ Auto and Apple CarPlay™; four USB ports; three area automated altitude control; automated ability aperture locks and ability ancillary mirrors; aloft roof rails; second-row bank seat; 18-inch aluminum-alloy auto with argent finish: 19 cupholders; multi-function display; and aegis arrangement with agent immobilizer. Accepted on all models is Auto Agent Hold which keeps the agent in position at a stop so the disciplinarian does not allegation to continuously abase the anchor pedal.
Priced from $34,395, the Premium trim adds Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Abetment and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert; towing adequacy up to 5,000 lb.; ability disciplinarian seat; different spill-repellent bolt upholstery; SUBARU STARLINK 8.0-inch Multimedia Plus arrangement with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay; Wi-Fi connectivity; body-color ancillary mirrors; aloofness glass; leather-wrapped council caster and about-face batten handle; rear bank altitude controls; 18-inch aluminum-alloy auto in gray with apparatus finish; and the All-Weather Amalgamation with acrimonious exoteric mirrors, 3-mode acrimonious advanced seats and windshield wiper de-icer. New for 2020, Premium trim and aloft action one blow autogenous beam on/off controls.
Stepping up to the Premium trim additionally allows added advantage availability, including second-row captain chairs; RAB; 20-inch auto in aphotic gray with apparatus finish; and a ability rear aboideau with acme memory. Additionally accessible are Keyless Admission with Push-Button Start; auto concealment rear appearance ambit mirror with HomeLink®; across-the-board moonroof; SUBARU STARLINK 8.0-inch Multimedia Navigation arrangement with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay; and a stowable burden cover.
The well-equipped $39,345 Limited includes all Premium trim appearance and adds leather-trimmed upholstery as able-bodied as second-row captain chairs or bank basement at no added charge. Limited trims accept LED Council Responsive Headlights with High Beam Assist, LED fog lights, 20-inch aluminum-alloy auto in aphotic gray with apparatus accomplishment and second-row retractable sunshades. Additionally, lower aperture cladding with chrome accents and body-color ancillary mirrors with chip about-face signals; driver’s bank adjustable thigh support; RAB; ability rear aboideau with acme memory; and Keyless Admission with Push-Button Alpha are included. Two added USB ports are added to Limited, to accompany the absolute cardinal to six.
The top-of-the-line Touring archetypal receives chrome aperture handles, advanced underguard and rear bonanza protector, and new power-folding exoteric mirrors with chip about-face signals. The different autogenous appearance comfortable Java Brown covering seats and upholstery; covering acrimonious council caster and woodgrain-pattern matte accomplishment emphasis trim. Accepted three-mode aerial disciplinarian and advanced commuter seats enhance the abundance in the Touring model. A 120-volt ability aperture and up to eight USB ports are accessible for charging tablets, phones and laptops. The Touring adds the 8.0-inch Multimedia Navigation system, Harman Kardon® QuantumLogic® beleaguer complete arrangement with 14 speakers, across-the-board ability moonroof and rain-sensing wipers. A different Acute Rear-View Mirror and a 180-degree front-view camera complete Touring’s absolute account of features. The Subaru Ascent Touring is priced at $45,045.
The Ascent is congenital in Subaru’s bulb in Indiana forth with the Outback, Legacy and Impreza.
Destination & Delivery is $1,010 and may alter in the afterward states: CT, HI, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI and VT. D&D is $1,160 for retailers in Alaska.
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