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2021 Subaru Ascent: Features, Color Options, Release Date

If you're searching for a three-row SUV with the capacity to hold and entertain the people you care about, the 2021 Subaru Ascent was designed with you in mind. The 2021 Ascent is a dynamic drive and features new and improved safety features made to bring you a sense of confidence. Below, the team at McLaughlin Subaru has highlighted key 2021 Subaru Ascent features in depth, so continue reading to learn more!

The 2021 Ascent is available now, so be sure to check out our Ascent models for sale and pair your favorite with our current lease deal. Have questions? Reach out to our team by phone at (866) 960-7363.

2021 Subaru Ascent 2.4L turbocharged SUBARU BOXER engine

2021 Subaru Ascent
Power & Handling

All 2021 Ascent trims come standardly equipped with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and X-MODE® with hill descent control, the perfect combination for trips off paved roads and snowy winter days.The 2021 Ascent is paired with a 2.4L SUBARU BOXER® engine, which produces energetic performance specs that can be viewed in the following information.


2.4L turbocharged SUBARU BOXER


260 HP


277 lb.-ft.

MPG (city/hwy)


Towing Capacity

5,000 lbs.


Lineartronic CVT®

2021 Subaru Ascent safety technology

2021 Subaru Ascent
Driver-Assist Technology

The 2021 Subaru Ascent introduces driver-assist safety systems not previously seen on the Ascent or on all Ascent trims. Steering responsive LED headlights and second and third row seat belt reminders are now standard from the base model to the top trim level. Also, advanced adaptive cruise control with lane centering and lane keep assist have been added to the 2021 Subaru Ascent EyeSight® driver assist technology features.

2021 Subaru Ascent interior

2021 Subaru Ascent
Interior Design

With room for up to eight passengers, this three-row Subaru SUV is made for families. When all rear seats are lowered, the 2021 Ascent can haul up to 86.5 cubic feet worth of cargo, perfect for moving that new kitchen table you've had your eye on. Some of the top 2021 Ascent interior design features include:

  • 19 cupholders
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated second-row seats
  • Ten-way power driver's seat with power lumbar and two-position memory
  • Starlink® Multimedia
    • 8-in. touchscreen
    • 4G LTE Wi-Fi® capability
    • Apple CarPlay®
    • Android Auto™
    • Bluetooth®
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
2021 Subaru Ascent

2021 Subaru Ascent
Trim Levels

There are four innovative trim levels available for the 2021 Subaru Ascent. The Ascent trims and prices are listed below.

  • 2021 Subaru Ascent Base - starting at $33,345 MSRP
  • 2021 Subaru Ascent Premium - starting at $35,845 MSRP
  • 2021 Subaru Ascent Limited - starting at $40,645 MSRP
  • 2021 Subaru Ascent Touring - starting at $46,495 MSRP

2021 Subaru Ascent
Color Options

New for 2021 is an interior color available when you choose certain specific exterior colors. The 2021 Ascent interior can now be outfitted with Slate Black perforated leather-trimmed upholstery with silver stitching, a bold upgrade for any drive.

The 2021 Subaru Ascent interior color and upholstery options include:

  • Slate Black Cloth
  • Warm Ivory Cloth
  • Warm Ivory Leather
  • Java Brown Leather
  • Slate Black Leather
2021 Subaru Ascent - Crystal Black Silica
Crystal Black Silica
Ice Silver Metallic
Crystal White Pearl
Crimson Red Pearl
Magnetite Gray Metallic
Abyss Blue Pearl
Cinnamon Brown Pearl
Brilliant Bronze Metallic
2021 Subaru Ascent

2021 Subaru Ascent
Release Date

The 2021 Subaru Ascent has been released! Check out the McLaughlin Subaru new inventory in Moline, IL, to explore everything that this new Subaru SUV has to offer. If you have questions for our team, don't hesitate to reach out by phone at (866) 960-7363.

2020 Subaru Ascent

Blue Subaru Ascent sideview

Are you wondering what's special about the 2020 Subaru Ascent? This all-new Ascent showcase has the answers for you! Check out our lease deals to stay within budget on a new Subaru Ascent. We also have guidance for you about the different 2020 Ascent trims. Contact a McLaughlin Subaru team member at (866) 960-7363 or through our online form if you'd like more information about the latest Subaru SUV.

Key Highlights

  • Standard Ascent starting at $31,995 MSRP
  • MPG up to 21 city and 27 highway
  • Standard symmetrical all-wheel drive
  • 5,000 lbs. towing capacity
  • 153.5 cu.-ft. of passenger volume
Subaru Ascent cargo
White Subaru Ascent near lake
Subaru Ascent Roof

Trim Options

There are four 2020 Subaru Ascent trim levels: the standard Subaru Ascent, Premium, Limited, or Touring. If you'd like to read an in-depth guide about the latest Ascent, our 2020 Ascent trims page is just what you need. See the following list for the MSRPs of the all-new Ascent trim levels.


Silver 2020 Subaru Ascent Standardstarting at $31,995 MSRP


Grey 2020 Subaru Ascent Premiumstarting at $34,395 MSRP


White 2020 Subaru Ascent Limitedstarting at $39,345 MSRP


Brown 2020 Subaru Ascent Touringstarting at $45,045 MSRP


The 2020 Subaru Ascent has a well-furnished interior with many appointments worth trying out. Some of the most notable interior features are listed below.

  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi® capability
  • 19 cup holders
  • 7 or 8 passenger seating
  • Panoramic power moonroof

Subaru Ascent interior


  • The Subaru Ascent is a Car and Driver Editor's Choice award winner
  • NHTSA gave the 2019 Subaru Ascent a 5-star Overall Vehicle Score
  • IIHS awarded superior front crash prevention to the 2019 Subaru Ascent

Key Features

Take advantage of the diverse array of features available in the 2020 Subaru Ascent. Some of the most exciting aspects have been gathered in the list below.

  • Power rear gate
  • Rear seat reminder
  • 2.4L turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® engine
  • STARLINK® Safety & Security
  • Raised roof rails
Subaru Ascent features

Color Options

There are a number of interior and exterior color options to make the 2020 Subaru Ascent truly your own, as illustrated in the following guide.

Exterior Colors

  • Abyss Blue Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Cinnamon Brown Pearl
  • Crimson Red Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Tungsten Metallic
  • Crystal White Pearl

Interior Colors

  • Slate Black Cloth
  • Slate Black Leather
  • Warm Ivory Cloth
  • Warm Ivory Leather
  • Java Brown Leather

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