The 2019 Subaru Ascent SUV has actually been priced starting from $31,995 and will be available in display rooms this summertime, the company announced. The U.S.-built 3-row family SUV, which rides on a 113.8-inch wheelbase is the biggest vehicle ever developed by the Japanese automaker and is powered by a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that promises fuel economy of 20 mpg city/26 highway and 22 integrated.
While the Ascent has a tad more cargo space behind the 3rd row and measures longer than the Honda Pilot– a popular standard as our 2018 Midsize SUV Best Buy and one of the roomier entries in the sector– the Subaru falls more detailed to midpack in overall passenger and freight volume. However we had the ability to being in all 3 rows at the vehicle’s Los Angeles Auto Show world premiere, and found it acceptably roomy throughout. Having sufficient room is much more crucial than having the most space.
2019 Subaru Ascent Design and Interior
A second-row bench and 8-passenger capability is standard, while all however the base trim deal second-row captain’s chairs as a no-cost alternative. Exercising that alternative decreases seating capacity to seven, but the resulting pass-through to the third row is particularly important for families that have (or will have) two kid 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 function as a traditional rear view mirror or task an image from a rear-facing video camera installed at the back of the vehicle. In addition to providing a larger field of view, the display is also handy when a car full of people or freight is obstructing the view from the mirror. Heated seats are available front and back, and drivers can likewise update into lumbar assistance and extendable thigh support (good for the taller folks). A heated steering wheel is also used, as are ventilated front seats.
2019 Subaru Ascent Trim Levels
Used in four trim levels, base, Premium, Limited and Touring, the Ascent provides to 153.5 cubic feet of passenger room and 86.5 cubic feet of cargo space when the rear 2 seats are folded down. Second row seating choices consist of either Captain’s chairs or a 3-passenger bench that helps Ascent accommodate as much as 8 occupants.
2019 Subaru Ascent Price
The $31,995 base trim consists of all-wheel drive; EyeSight driver assist technology; SUBARU STARLINK, a 6.5-inch touchscreen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, 3-zone environment control, second row bench seat, automatic power door locks, roofing rails and 18-inch alloy wheels.
Priced from $34,195, the Premium trim adds blind-spot tracking with lane change help and rear cross-traffic alert; hauling ability as much as 5,000 lb.; power chauffeur seat; an 8.0-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system, Wi-Fi connectivity; body-color side mirrors; personal privacy glass; leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift lever handle; rear seat climate controls, and 3-mode heated front seats.
The$38,995 Limited includes leather-trimmed upholstery, second-row captain chairs or bench seating at no surcharge, along with LED steering responsive lighting with high beam help. The top of the line Touring model is priced at $44,695 and consists of Java Brown leather seats and upholstery; upgraded leather heated steering wheel and woodgrain-pattern matte finish accent trim. The Touring likewise features an 8.0-inch Multimedia Navigation system, Harman Kardon Quantum Logic surround noise, panoramic power moonroof and rain-sensing wipers.