The Subaru Ascent Proves the Brand's Three-Row SUV is Sticking Around Rutland

What's New in the 2021 Subaru Ascent on Sale in Rutland, VT?

While the Subaru Ascent has only been a part of the Subaru lineup for a few years, it's proven its value to Vermont families. Its three-row design and off-road capability make it the perfect family vehicle for outdoor adventure. You'll find this midsize Subaru SUV for sale at Rutland Subaru near Middlebury. You can get to know the 2021 Subaru Ascent and find out what's new for the newest model year - all before coming to your Rutland Subaru dealer for a Subaru Ascent test drive.

Now in its third year of production, the popular Subaru Ascent continues adding features to promote a safer driving experience for Vermont families in the Bennington area. The team at Rutland Subaru, serving Glen Falls, NY, has an overview of the differences between the 2020 and 2021 versions of the Ascent model. The 2021 Subaru Ascent now offers:

  • Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering and Lane Keep Assist (added to EyeSight Driver Assist Technology)
  • Steering Responsive LED Headlights with High Beam Assist (standard on all trim levels)
  • Second and Third-Row Seat Belt Reminder (now a standard feature)

Performance and Capabilities

The single engine grade for the Subaru Ascent is a capable turbocharged 2.4-liter four-cylinder, which offers 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. Like with other new Subaru models found here in Rutland, the Ascent comes standard with AWD, which is pretty much a necessity when it comes to safely driving around southern Vermont or elsewhere in the northeast.


Safety and Technology


The Subaru Ascent is loaded with helpful tech. You start off with a three-zone climate control system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration, a rearview camera and more. For driver aids, the standard Subaru EyeSight suite includes lane-departure warning, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking and more, with other features available in the higher trims.

Try out the new Ascent for yourself by visiting Rutland Subaru today for a quick test drive in this well-rounded and fun to drive three-row SUV.