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These are the best features of the 2019 Subaru Ascent

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Subaru is a Japanese car manufacturer whose latest models are both practical and fun to drive. The automaker makes vehicles with four-wheel drive powertrains and optional turbochargers that enable exceptional performance.

Surprisingly, most Subaru vehicles are discreet and adaptable enough to serve as capable family transporters. The company is known for producing some of the best crash test results in the automotive industry.

Subaru offers a wide variety of vehicles from small trucks to family cars to high-performance sedans like the WRX STi. The brand is considered a top choice for enthusiasts looking for cars that combine performance drive with practicality.

With accommodation for up to eight people and standard four-wheel drive, the Subaru Ascent is ideal for adventurous families. While many three-row SUVs have these features, the Ascent’s standout appeal can be attributed to the brand’s excellent marketing and rising popularity.

When you combine its highly functional cab and numerous options available with the unquenchable desire for high-ranking family dumpers, you get a star.

This is what we love about the 2019 Subaru Ascent.

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The 2019 Subaru Ascent offers immense comfort and quality in its spacious interior suitable for families

The 2019 Subaru Ascent is the company’s largest vehicle, and it shows. The Subaru Ascent has a passenger volume of 153.5 cubic feet, similar to the Honda Pilot.

The Ascent has 17.8 cubic feet of cargo space with all seats up. It gets 47.5 cubes of space with the third row folded, in addition to three rows of seats, almost all of which are acceptable for adults for different periods of time.

The front seats are comfortable and supportive. The captain’s seats in the second row are suitable for both adults and children. They have 2.1 amp USB connections to charge current devices, separate climate control and plenty of storage space for small items.

The third row has only 31.7 inches of legroom; negotiating with passengers in the second row, however, offers plenty of room for small adult legs to fold. Needless to say that area is better suited for kids. Some Ascents have two more 2.1 amp USB ports and tablet storage.

Despite the lack of family-friendly equipment like in-car vacuum cleaners and backseat entertainment on recent minivans, the big Subaru is welcoming to families of all shapes and sizes.

The trip is whisper quiet and peaceful enough to host a family game night. It also accommodates as many as 19 cup holders to carry a variety of soft drinks, juice boxes, water bottles and coffee cups.

The best features of the 2019 Subaru Ascent include the safety and infotainment system

The Ascent’s infotainment system lacks the customization options and easy-to-use controls found on top competitors. Nevertheless, it offers popular features like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and a 4G LTE mobile hotspot.

Standard touchscreens have large symbols on the screen that are easy to notice and respond quickly to your touches. While touch-only means additional distraction, the screen’s position and the huge icons help reduce it.

The 2019 Ascent includes several safety features, including a rear view camera, collision alert, forward automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane warning and lane assist.

The 2019 Ascent received a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Five stars in front and side impacts and four stars in the rollover test. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named the Ascent the Top Safety Pick+ for 2019.

In all six crash tests, the Ascent received the highest rating of Good. IIHS gave its headlamps mediocre reviews. For how well they illuminate the road, the Adaptive LED headlights in the Limited and Touring finishes scored well, while the regular halogen bulbs in the Base and Premium finishes received a poor rating.

IIHS classifies collision avoidance features on a clear scale. For its standard frontal crash prevention system, the Ascent achieved the highest grade of Superior.

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The 2019 Subaru Ascent came in a variety of trims, some at really affordable suggested retail prices

Subaru offers the Ascent in several trim levels, including Base, Premium, Limited and Touring. For $32,970, including destination, the base model comes with standard four-wheel drive, cloth upholstery, 18-inch wheels and three rows of seats. In addition, four USB charging ports, power supplies, Bluetooth connectivity, three-zone climate control, active safety features and a 6.5-inch touchscreen for infotainment with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.


Touring trimmed Ascents cost about $44,695. They include leather upholstery, 20-inch wheels, a forward-facing camera, a panoramic sunroof, heated and cooled front seats, heated rear seats, wood grain decor and leather upholstery. The Ascent Touring is well equipped, but like others in the class it will appeal to buyers with money to burn.

The Premium trim level starts at $35,170. Premium comes with an 8.0-inch touchscreen, heated front seats, blind spot monitors, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and Subaru’s telematics. Subaru adds second-row seats, a power tailgate, automatic rear emergency braking system, and keyless ignition for about $1,500 more.

the 2019 Subaru Ascent Limited level includes all the features of the Premium trim. Plus, it includes a push button start, four-way power passenger seat, leather-wrapped upholstery, and more. The Limited Trim costs $38,995.