2021 Subaru Ascent Review
Are you trying to add some space and style to your adventures throughout Mesquite, Rockwall, and Garland, TX? There are several SUVs out there, but when the time comes, you’ll want something with an efficient performance, a spacious cabin, and sophisticated features. You may want to consider the 2021 Subaru Ascent!
At Norm Reeves Subaru Superstore Rockwall, we’re here to help drivers learn more about their options. This review will cover a lot of ground to give you the insight you need to decide if it’s the right SUV for you! Schedule a test drive today.
Engine Specs & Performance
The Subaru Ascent comes outfitted with a 2.4L turbocharged Subaru BOXER® 4-cylinder engine. This engine lays flat under the hood and uses horizontally-opposed valves to deliver an efficient performance while powering the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system to provide superior control on the roads.
The engine is able to boast a whopping 260 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of torque while mated to the Lineartronic® CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission). It gets an EPA-estimated 21 city/27 highway MPG while having the ability to tow up to 2,000 pounds on the road.
Cabin Space & Cargo Capacity
Touted as the biggest Subaru ever, this impressive SUV offers 153.5 cubic feet of cabin space for its passengers with up to three rows of seating. Front passengers get 41.3 inches of headroom and 42.2 inches of legroom. Middle row riders get 40 inches of headroom and 38.6 inches of legroom while the passengers in the back get 36.3 inches of headroom and 31.7 inches of legroom.
The Subaru Ascent features ample cargo space for your adventures. When you fold down the third row, it nets 47.5 cubic feet of space. Folding down the last two rows opens up and gives you 86.5 cubic feet to play with.
Features & Technology
The 2021 Ascent comes with the 6.5-inch STARLINK® Multimedia Plus system. It features the touchscreen at the center console that gives you access to your media options. From the trials of both SiriusXM® and SiriusXM Travel Link®, to the HD Radio®, there’s plenty to keep you entertained. Or you can use the Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™ to access your paired phone!
The Subaru Ascent also comes with the Subaru EyeSight® system, which incorporates exterior sensors and cameras to detect potential collisions based on your speed and proximity. These features include the Pre-Collision Braking System and Pre-Collision Throttle Management, Lane Departure and Sway Warning, Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering, and more!
Get Behind the 2021 Subaru Ascent Wheel Today
At Norm Reeves Subaru Superstore Rockwall, we hope that our 2021 Subaru Ascent review helped provide some important details on this SUV with what it can do and what it offers. While this review did cover a lot, you can benefit from learning even more by taking it out for a spin to see what it can really do!
Schedule your test drive with us to see how the Ascent handles the roads of Mesquite, Rockwall, and Garland, TX!