2019 Subaru Ascent
Subaru is all set up to make a comeback in the three-row crossover segment after being out of the market for some time. Tribeca was the last car for Subaru in this segment, which wasn’t able to do much and was discontinued in 2014. Subaru has definitely learned from its mistake and has come up with the all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent, which is a lot bigger and a lot better than the previous cars. the 2019 Ascent gets a sleek design and is loaded with modern technology. It is going to be powered 2.4-liter Boxer engine which is capable of delivering a 260 horsepower output.
2019 Subaru Ascent Exterior
The 2019 Ascent doesn’t follow the trend that Subaru has set for itself in the past couple of years. In the past, Subaru has been known for repeatedly bringing glorious concepts but failing to deliver on their promises. The 2019 crossover looks just like many of the companies other wagons and has been based on the 2017 concept that was shown.
The six-sided grille on the front fascia with a wide lower grille looks very familiar. The black cladding has been used to emphasize on the rocker panels. The ground clearance on this vehicle is quite impressive, it offers a ground clearance of 8.7 inches. The Ascent will easily be able to tackle with bumpy roads without any hassle. The Ascent looks a lot better than the Tribeca but the rear fascia of the car is nothing special and looks dull and not so appealing.
The customers can choose from different wheel sizes, the makers will be offering 18 inches wheel on the base model with an optional 20 inches on the Touring trim. The large dimension not only makes the car look a lot more appealing it also increases the space on the inside.
2019 Subaru Ascent Interior
The Subaru Ascent gets SUV like looks and gives a much more upright seating position to the riders. It has a comparatively taller dashboard. The car is an eight-seater, two seats in the front and three each in the second and third row. In the upper trims, the makers have provided the option to replace the second-row beach with Captain’s seat. Although this will decrease the capacity of the car by one it definitely has its benefits.
Plenty of cup holders have been provided for all the passengers. There are around nineteen in total in the cabin.
The 2019 Ascent gets an 85.5 cubic feet cargo space when you fold the third row. When the third row goes down the space increases to 153.5 cubic feet. That’s way more than the Tribeca. The Starlink infotainment system is provided with a 6.5-inch touchscreen. The upper-end variant of the car comes with an 8.0-inch display. It has both the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
2019 Subaru Ascent Engine
The Subaru Ascent 2019 is going to be powered by an all-new, 2.0-liter turbocharged Boxer four-cylinder engine. The 277-pound-feet of torque with a horsepower of 260 gives enough juice to the car to give a smooth ride.
The engine comes with an eight gears manual option. The 2019 Ascent get the all-wheel-drive system. For more difficult terrain the AWD comes loaded with an X-mode which is equipped with the hill descent control.
It offers a five thousand pound towing capacity and the economy of the car is 27mpg on the highway.
2019 Subaru Ascent Release Date and Price
The all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent comes with a starting price of $32000. The Premium variant starts from around $34000, which comes with added features which enhanced the overall experience. Those who wish to get the finest of the lot with leather seating’s and 20-inch alloy wheels will have to spend $40000. The Touring trim is at the Apex and it starts at around $44500.
It is expected that the 2019 Subaru Ascent will be available in the market and up for sale in the early summers of 2018.
The 2019 Ascent looks like the perfect opportunity for Subaru to stage a comeback in this segment. The car does look promising on paper. Hopefully, it will live up to the expectations of those who are waiting early for its release. It seems to be the perfect options for those who have a bigger family and wants all the members to fit comfortably in one car.
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