2020 Ascent with a boat

If you’re looking for an SUV that can handle family trips to Santa Cruz and beyond, the 2020 Subaru Ascent could be the perfect choice for you! When properly prepped and equipped, towing capacity for the 2020 Subaru Ascent maxes out at an impressive 5,000 pounds. Read on for more information about the 2020 Subaru Ascent towing capacity and performance features before finding the right configuration for you within our inventory!

2020 Subaru Ascent Towing Capacity by Trim

Depending on which Ascent model you choose, the towing capacity will differ. Here's how the configurations stack up in terms of towing power:

  • Base Ascent Model: 2,000 pounds of max towing capacity
  • Ascent Premium: 5,000 pounds of max towing capacity
  • Ascent Limited: 5,000 pounds of max towing capacity
  • Ascent Touring: 5,000 pounds of max towing capacity
2020 Subaru Ascent Limited

2020 Ascent Towing Specs and Features

When it comes to hauling precious cargo, the Subaru Ascent doesn’t rely on engine power alone. Standard on the Premium, Limited, and Touring trims, the 2020 Subaru Ascent offers the following features to make it even easier to safely bring all of your gear with you:

  • A direct-injection turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® engine effortlessly delivers 260 hp and 277 lb-ft of torque.
  • Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive offers exceptional stability and control, even in inclement driving conditions.
  • EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology monitors traffic movement, optimizes cruise control, and warns you when you're swaying outside your lane.
  • The Automatic Pre-Collision Braking feature applies full braking force to bring you to a complete stop in emergency situations.
  • Raised roof rails support Thule® racking accessories.
  • A high-strength steel platform provides exceptional crash safety, a quiet interior, and excellent driving feel on Monterey roads.

Road Trip-Ready Features and Accessories

Here are some additional features and accessories available on the Premium, Limited, and Touring trims to enhance your next road trip:

  • Class III trailer hitch
  • Power Rear Gate
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • SUBARU STARLINK™ Safety and Security
  • Built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot connectivity and USB charging
  • Second-row captain’s chairs
  • LED Steering Responsive Headlights and High Beam Assist

Contact us today to learn more about the Subaru Ascent towing capacity in addition to the pricing and availability for each of these add-ons.

Explore the Towing Capacity of the Subaru Ascent Today!

Need help deciding which 2020 Subaru Ascent model is perfect for your Capitola commute? Browse our available inventory online at your convenience and contact us with questions — in the meantime, compare it to the 2020 Toyota Highlander. If you’re ready to buy, get pre-approved today and let our finance team get you into the SUV of your dreams. We look forward to helping you explore the features and towing capacity of the Subaru Ascent!

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