Looking at what the Subaru Ascent will be marketed as when it arrives, you would think that the Subaru Ascent will be competing with models like the Volkswagen Atlas and Honda Pilot but in reality, the Ascent will be competing with models like the Dodge Durango. Buick Enclave and Ford Explorer.
Despite its premium-looking exterior, the Subaru Ascent is more than that. The three-row SUV will be getting a new design that is based on the Viziv-7 concept. Besides the new design, the Ascent will also come fitted with a long list of off-road features and tech.
The Subaru Ascent and its off-road capability put it on the same stage as the Subaru Outback and Subaru Forester. Under the Subaru Ascent is the Global Platform made from high strength steel.
It will also be coming in as the largest SUV Subaru has to offer, beating the Subaru Outback. The Subaru Ascent is expected to come in with a $30 to $40k price tag.