2021 Subaru Ascent at Reedman-Toll Subaru

The Subaru Ascent is the largest vehicle is the brand's lineup, ready for family adventures no matter the terrain or weather that may lie ahead! The Ascent boasts up to 153.5 cubic feet of passenger volume which makes room for all the kids and their friends as well as a 5,000-pound towing capacity that makes it easy to haul extra gear and toys along for the ride. Subaru also puts your family first with the Ascent's list of standard features that includes advanced safety features and technologies that are both active and passive. If you are interested in learning more about the 2021 Subaru Ascent, continue reading below!

An SUV you can count on.

8.7 Inches of Ground Clearance and X-MODE®

Conquer rough terrain with 8.7 inches of ground clearance and standard X-MODE, which optimizes the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system for maximum traction on slippery surfaces. It's a combination of capability features the Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander, and Ford Explorer can't match. X-MODE also incorporates Hill Descent Control for stability and confidence when descending more difficult grades.

5,000-Pound Towing Capacity

The Ascent offers the most towing capacity of any Subaru vehicle ever, along with an available Class III trailer hitch, 277 lb-ft of torque and a wide selection of racking accessories so you can bring along all the gear you'll need for all the places you'll be able to go.

Adaptable for any family adventure

Second-Row Captain's Chairs

Second-row captain's chairs are available for extra comfort, easy access to the third row, and space for up to seven.

Power Rear Gate

A Power Rear Gate is available to allow automatic opening even when your arms are full, and for added convenience, a single touch on the gate button lets it close and lock the entire vehicle. The opening height can also be adjusted when clearance is limited.

Advanced safety and connectivity

SUBARU STARLINK Safety and Security

STARLINK Safety and Security offers an array of connected services to help keep you and your Ascent safe whether you're in your vehicle, at your computer, or on your mobile device. Advanced Automatic Collision Notification will alert an operator in the event of an accident. SOS Emergency Assistance can get you roadside help at the push of a button. And there's even more features for added convenience and peace of mind, including Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Vehicle Alerts, and Remote Services. There's also STARLINK Concierge services for personal assistance with tasks like navigation, restaurant reservations, and scheduling service appointments.

Active Safety for Added Awareness

A suite of active safety features is available on the 2021 Ascent, all working together to keep you and your family safe. The available Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spots. Available Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up. And with available Reverse Automatic Braking, the Ascent can even stop itself to help avoid objects behind you.


2020 IIHS Top Safety Pick

A 2020 IIHS Top Safety Pick with Steering Responsive Headlights

IIHS Superior Front Crash Provention

The 2020 Subaru Ascent recieved the highest possible rating for front crash prevention from the IIHS.

2021 Subaru Ascent Trim Lineup


  • SUBARU STARLINK® Multimedia with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • Raised roof rails
  • 18-inch alloy wheels


  • All-Weather Package with heated front seats
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi capability
  • Rear climate control panel


  • Power Rear Gate
  • Keyless Access with Push-Button Start
  • 10-way power driver's seat with memory function


  • 14-speaker 792-watt-equivalent Harman Kardon premium audio system
  • Panoramic power moonroof
  • 180-Degree Front-View Monitor

Could you talk about the Ascent's trim levels and features?

The Subaru Ascent is offered in a total of four trim levels for the 2021 model year. The entry-level trim is outfitted with the SUBARU STARLINK Multimedia with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, raised roof rails, three-rows of seating for up to eight passengers, 18-inch alloy wheels, and EyeSight Driver Assist Technology. The upper trim levels build on that with features like a power rear liftgate, rear climate controls, navigation, heated front seats, keyless entry with push-button start, a Harman Kardon sound system, the choice between second-row captain's chairs or bench seat, and a panoramic power moonroof.

Can you tell me about the engine under the hood?

In the 2021 model year, every Ascent trim level is powered by the same engine. Under the hood, drivers will find a 2.4-liter SUBARU BOXER 4-cylinder engine that produces up to 277 pound-feet of torque and 260 horsepower. This engine is mated to a Lineartronic CVT that deploys smooth shifting for a comfortable ride no matter the weather or terrain. Subaru also outfits every Ascent trim level with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive that delivers even power distribution and maximum traction on all surfaces. Also boosting the SUV's capabilities are the 8.7-inches of ground clearance and Subaru's X-MODE. Drivers can also tow with the Ascent, maxing out at 5,000-pounds.

What about the Ascent's safety features?

Family safety is a top priority for the Subaru brand and that is why each and every Ascent comes outfitted with a long list of advanced safety features and technologies. EyeSight Driver Assist Technology comes standard on every trim, monitoring the traffic around the SUV to warn the driver when they sway from their lane without signaling while optimizing cruise control. The system also comes with Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Center and Automatic Pre-Collision Braking that warn the driver and act for them if they do not in time to avoid collisions. Other features offered for the 2021 model year include Reverse Automatic Braking, Blind-Spot Detection, and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert.

Test Drive a 2021 Subaru Ascent

Are you looking for a new ride that will take care of your family? If so, now is the time to come down to Reedman Toll Subaru and check out the 2021 Subaru Ascent in person! Our sales associates are on hand to help you navigate the lot and join you for a test drive so you can experience what this SUV has to offer for yourself. We look forward to seeing you around the dealership soon!

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