Breaking Down the Engine Specifications & Performance of the 2020 Subaru Ascent

By Product Expert | Posted in Subaru Ascent on Friday, December 20th, 2019 at 10:14 pm
2020 Subaru Ascent driving down a rural road

How much horsepower and torque does the 2020 Subaru Ascent output?

An SUV’s engine plays a major role in determining its ride quality, towing capability and acceleration. But drivers often ask: How much horsepower and torque does the 2020 Subaru Ascent output? To answer this question, we’ve broken down all the information available on the performance ratings and engine specifications of this SUV.


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Motivating the 2020 Subaru Ascent is a turbocharged, 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that’s capable of outputting 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. The transmission attached to this engine is a continuously variable automatic. Every 2020 Subaru Ascent comes standard with all-wheel drive.

The 2020 Subaru Ascent shares this engine across all four of its trim levels: Base, Premium, Limited and Touring. The starting price for the base trim is $31,995. This SUV’s available colors include Tungsten Metallic, Magnetite Gray Metallic, Abyss Blue Pearl, Cinnamon Brown Pearl, Crimson Red Pearl, Ice Silver Metallic, Crystal White Pearl and Crystal Black Silica.

2020 Subaru Ascent interior

What Features Come Standard inside the 2020 Subaru Ascent?


2020 Subaru Ascent Safety & Security

  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Post-Collision Safety
  • Stability Control
  • Emergency Braking Assist
  • Front and Rear Head Airbags

2020 Subaru Ascent Comfort & Amenities

  • Three-Zone Climate Control
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • Front and Rear Door Pockets
  • Electric Power Steering

The 2020 Subaru Ascent is available at Burke Motor Group, located at 227 Bayberry Drive in Cape May Court House, NJ. View our online inventory and see our currently available 2020 Ascent models.

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