The 2019 Subaru Ascent SUV has actually been priced beginning with $31,995 and will be available in showrooms this summertime, the company announced. The U.S.-built 3-row household SUV, which rides on a 113.8-inch wheelbase is the biggest vehicle ever constructed by the Japanese automaker and is powered by a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that assures fuel economy of 20 mpg city/26 highway and 22 integrated.
While the Ascent has a little bit more cargo space behind the third row and steps longer than the Honda Pilot– a popular standard as our 2018 Midsize SUV Best Buy and one of the roomier entries in the section– the Subaru falls better to midpack in total traveler and cargo volume. However we had the ability to being in all 3 rows at the vehicle’s Los Angeles Auto Show world premiere, and discovered it acceptably roomy throughout. Having sufficient space is far more essential than having the most room.
2019 Subaru Ascent Design and Interior
A second-row bench and 8-passenger capability is standard, while all but the base trim offer second-row captain’s chairs as a no-cost option. Exercising that choice lowers seating capacity to 7, however the resulting pass-through to the 3rd row is especially valuable for households that have (or will have) 2 child car-seats or boosters in the second row.
Other interior highlights include a total of 19 bottle and cup holders, as numerous as eight USB ports and a Smart Rear View Mirror, which can operate as a standard rear view mirror or task an image from a rear-facing electronic camera installed at the back of the vehicle. In addition to providing a larger field of vision, the display screen is likewise useful when a car full of individuals or freight is blocking the view from the mirror. Heated seats are available front and rear, and drivers can also upgrade into back assistance and extendable thigh support (good for the taller folks). A heated guiding wheel is also offered, as are ventilated front seats.
2019 Subaru Ascent Trim Levels
Provided in 4 trim levels, base, Premium, Limited and Touring, the Ascent offers up to 153.5 cubic feet of passenger space and 86.5 cubic feet of cargo area when the rear 2 seats are folded down. Second row seating options include either Captain’s chairs or a 3-passenger bench that helps Ascent accommodate approximately 8 residents.
2019 Subaru Ascent Price
The $31,995 base trim consists of all-wheel drive; EyeSight motorist help technology; SUBARU STARLINK, a 6.5-inch touchscreen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, 3-zone climate control, second row bench seat, automated power door locks, roof rails and 18-inch alloy wheels.
Priced from $34,195, the Premium trim adds blind-spot monitoring with lane change assist and rear cross-traffic alert; towing capability approximately 5,000 lb.; power chauffeur seat; an 8.0-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system, Wi-Fi connectivity; body-color side mirrors; privacy glass; leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift lever manage; rear seat climate controls, and 3-mode heated front seats.
The$38,995 Limited adds leather-trimmed upholstery, second-row captain chairs or bench seating at no service charge, in addition to LED steering responsive lighting with high beam help. The top of the line Touring model is priced at $44,695 and includes Java Brown leather seats and upholstery; updated leather heated guiding wheel and woodgrain-pattern matte surface accent trim. The Touring likewise features an 8.0-inch Multimedia Navigation system, Harman Kardon Quantum Logic surround sound, breathtaking power moonroof and rain-sensing wipers.