2020 Subaru Ascent: Review

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
On the Road
A bit surprised when Subaru introduced the Ascent without V6 power, we quickly discovered the new turbocharged powerplant to be fully capable of moving this 3-row SUV. The Ascent feels quick off the line, and passing on two-lane roads is a breeze — full throttle results in a simulated downshift of the CVT, which gets the vehicle moving around slow traffic quickly and safely.

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