Is an SUV with generous interior measurements, robust performance potential, and advanced safety features exactly what you need for your drives around Syracuse, Oneida, Liverpool, and beyond? Take a look at this 2021 Subaru Ascent review. The experts at Bill Rapp Subaru have put it together to provide you with a good look at a few of the ways it can enhance your overall driving experience. Read on to find out if the Ascent is right for you.


The Spacious Cabin Inside the 2021 Subaru Ascent

Whether you have a carload of coworkers or you and the family are taking the dogs to a new dog park, there's sure to be plenty of wiggle room throughout this accommodating SUV's interior. For starters, it has 153.5 cubic feet of passenger volume along with three roomy rows of seating. Here are the headroom, legroom, and shoulder room measurements for each row:


First Row

Second Row

Third Row


41.3 inches

40 inches

36.3 inches


42.2 inches

38.6 inches

31.7 inches

Shoulder Room

61.1 inches

60.3 inches

57.2 inches

 These numbers make it clear that each seat inside the Ascent promises to offer a great deal of personal space no matter who's sitting there.

2021 Ascent Key Performance Capabilities

From making your way up a steep hill to pulling a trailer or camper behind you, you can be certain that the engine propelling the 2021 Subaru Ascent has the necessary oomph to have your back throughout your travels. For instance, this 2.4-liter DOHC turbocharged engine boasts 260 horsepower and has a towing capacity that ranges from 2,000 pounds to 5,000 pounds.

Plus, you can plan on having plenty of fuel left in the tank when you get to your destination. In terms of maximum fuel economy, you can look forward to benefitting from an EPA-estimated 21 city/27 highway MPG.

2021 Subaru Ascent Safety Features

The Ascent boosts your awareness when you're behind the wheel. The available Blind-Spot Detection and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert are features that really bring this point out. All these aspects come together to make quite a difference whether you're attempting to change lanes or back out of a parking spot.

The High Beam Assist is a big help as well. This standard feature allows you to keep your hands on the wheel by switching back down to the low setting in order to help you avoid distracting oncoming traffic with the high setting.

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Take the 2021 Subaru Ascent for a Spin Today

With available Blind-Spot Detection and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and spacious interior measurements, such as the 153.5 cubic feet of passenger volume, the 2021 Ascent sure does pack a punch. If you're ready to find out what else it has in store for drivers near Liverpool, Syracuse, and Oneida roadways, contact us here at Bill Rapp Subaru today to schedule a good day and time to go on your 2021 Subaru Ascent test drive.

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