Redesigned LED headlights. A more aggressive front bumper cover. A new front bumper cover features new air ducts on the lower edge to improve aerodynamic flow under the car. At the rear of the vehicle, updated Konogi taillights (C-shape) give his SUV a fresh look for 2023. The Ascent 2023 comes standard with the latest version of EyeSight Driver Assist Technology. The improved system runs smoother and in a wider range of conditions. These improvements come from a wider field of view, updated control software and the addition of an electric brake booster.
Subaru of America Inc. today announced pricing for the 2023 Ascent three-row SUV, featuring the latest exterior design, safety and vehicle technology. Also new for 2023, the Onyx Edition Limited debuts with a comprehensive list of features. Available in his six trim levels of Base, Premium, Onyx Edition, Onyx Edition Limited, Limited, and Touring, the 2023 Ascent arrives at Subaru dealers this winter. With a starting price of $33,895, the 2023 Ascent gets a bolder look with a new front fascia with a more prominent grille.
The new Cabin Connect amplifies the driver’s voice for third row occupants to improve in-car communication. A new convenience feature is available in Trim Level equipped with the Harman Kardon® QuantumLogic™ surround sound speaker system. To enhance overall situational awareness when parking, an available surround view monitor provides his 360-degree overhead view of the vehicle. The new system uses images from four vehicle cameras and combines them to create a single image for a bird’s-eye view of the area around the entire vehicle.
All products also come standard with a new wide-angle mono camera that works in conjunction with the EyeSight system’s stereo camera. Models equipped with Blind Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Alert also come with Auto-Adjust, a new safety feature that works in conjunction with EyeSight Pre-Collision Braking to help steer the vehicle to avoid an accident. Equipped with emergency steering. Avoid collisions when driving at high speeds 50 km/h or less.
USB-A and USB-C charge ports in rear center console; dual USB-A input/charge ports in third row; 19 cupholders; raised roof rails; and 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels. New for 2023, the SUBARU STARLINK 11.6-inch Multimedia Plus system is standard across the model line. The 11.6-inch Center Information Display offers a high-resolution touchscreen for multimedia, climate control, X-MODE and vehicle configuration settings.
The Onyx Edition(s), Limited, and Touring come standard dual-function X-MODE® with Hill Descent Control. X-MODE functions include SNOW/DIRT and DEEP SNOW/MUD settings to optimize all-wheel drive performance for difficult weather or road conditions. The 2023 Ascent 3-row SUV includes an extensive roster of standard amenities including Steering Responsive LED headlights with High Beam Assist; Seat Belt Reminder for every seat; front tri-zone and rear automatic climate control; automatic power door locks; power windows and side mirrors; security system with engine immobilizer; rear vision camera; USB-A and USB-C input/charge ports in front center console.