New Subaru Ascent Inventory For Sale in San Rafael, CA


Have More Fun on Your Next Family Adventure with the Subaru Ascent

The new Subaru Ascent is the latest addition to the new Subaru lineup, introducing the largest Subaru yet. Whether you're planning on a road trip in the San Francisco area or just commuting in near the Bay Area, the Ascent delivers a robust driving experience for both. With cutting-edge technology, rugged performance, and exceptional design, the Ascent is an excellent choice for families and commuters alike.

At Marin Subaru, we serve Oakland and beyond by carrying a wide variety of trim levels, packages, and colors. Choose from our selection of new Ascent models to discover the best fit for your daily driving needs. There are four unique trim levels that each offer their own standard and available features to decide on. These four trim levels include:

  • Ascent
  • Premium
  • Limited
  • Touring


The new Subaru comes with a standard 2.4-liter DOHC turbocharged engine that produces 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. This power gives you the agility and capability you need to merge and pass on the highway with confidence and tow heavy loads for an outing. By working with the Lineartronic® CVT and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system, the Ascent can tow up to 5,000 pounds, making bringing along a boat or trailer easy.

The Lineartronic® CVT not only optimizes gear shifts and reduces emissions, but it also features an eight-speed manual mode for an engaging driving experience.

You can count on exceptional traction and stability since the Ascent features advanced performance features. As you've come to expect, the iconic Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system is offered standard for legendary grip and control. Some of the traction and stability features that come standard for the Ascent include:

  • Active Torque Vectoring
  • X-MODE®
  • Trailer Stability Assist
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control


The SUBARU STARLINK™ Multimedia Plus System and a 6.5-inch screen provide the convenience, entertainment, and comfort that is perfect for daily driving. The multimedia system comes with standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration, allowing you to integrate your phone with the system for access to directions, phone calls, and music without picking up your phone.

Voice command, steering wheel controls, and the intuitive touchscreen interface make it easy to access your phone's functions through the multimedia system without distracting from driving.

Some of the standout technology features that you will find for select Ascent models include:

  • Bluetooth® Hands-free Connectivity
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi Capability
  • Harman Kardon Quantum Surround Sound Audio System
  • Dual Front, Second- and Third-Row USB Ports
  • Second-Row Climate Controls


The Ascent offers a spacious interior that is capable of comfortably transporting up to eight passengers or being loaded with equipment and luggage. When you step into the new Ascent, you will find high-quality materials and enough elbow and legroom for the whole family.

The Ascent has the upper hand on many of its competitors with 153.5 cubic feet of passenger volume. If you're looking to maximize your cargo space, the rear seats fold flat for up to 86.5 cubic feet. The adaptable design of the rear seats allows for several different configurations to meet your seating and cargo needs.

Some of the interior features that are available include:

  • Leather-Trimmed Upholstery
  • Woodgrain-Patterned Accents
  • Panoramic Moonroof
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Keyless Access with Push-Button Start and PIN Code Vehicle Access


The new Ascent earned the highest possible rating for front crash prevention from the IIHS as well as the 2019 Top Safety Pick Plus title when equipped with specific headlights. EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology is standard for the Ascent and comes with four impressive safety technologies. These standard safety features include:

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Pre-Collision Braking
  • Pre-Collision Throttle Management
  • Lane Keep Assist and Sway Warning

Visit Marin Subaru in San Rafael

If you're in the market for a new Subaru, then be sure to check out our new vehicle specials to find affordable financing on popular, new Subaru models. Also, check out the global incentives to discover even more money-saving opportunities.

If the new Subaru Ascent seems right for you, then schedule a test drive today!

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Trim Levels of the 2021 Subaru Ascent

Shoppers will find the latest Subaru Ascent trim levels available for purchase or lease at Marin Subaru in San Rafael, CA. no matter your family's needs, you will find that all of the essentials come standard on this new midsize SUV. However, we encourage you to do a bit of shopping to see what types of upgrades come available. Enjoy an affordable Subaru Ascent here at Marin Subaru, located less than a half-hour outside of Petaluma, CA.

Ascent (base)

Even at its base trim level, the Subaru Ascent offers more than many of its competitors in their base trim levels. The Ascent offers a standard turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® engine, generating up to 260-horsepower. X-MODE® and Holl Descent Control (HDC) also come standard to help further engage the traction capabilities of the Subaru Symmetrical AWD system. Other standard features include:

  • EyeSight® Driver-Assist Technology: includes Pre-Collison Braking/Throttle Management and Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering
  • STARLINK® 6.5-inch Multimedia Plus with HD Radio®, Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, and STARLINK® cloud-based applications
  • Power rear gate with automatic close, height memory function, and vehicle lock button
  • Dual front USB input ports/second-row UASB ports
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control with air bents for all three rows

Ascent Premium

The Ascent Premium features all previous amenities and tech options as the previous trim. The Premium features lots of helpful features to help you through the winter months in Novato, as well as on the streets in any weather. Upgrades for this trim level include:

  • STARLNK™ Safety and Security: includes Automatic Collision Notification, Remote Engine Start with Climate Control, Concierge services, and SOS Emergency Assistance
  • Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi capability
  • STARLINK™ 8.0-inch Multimedia Plus
  • All-Weather Package- includes

Ascent Limited

Despite its name, this penultimate trim has a lot to offer shoppers from San Rafael to San Francisco. It includes all previous features of the last trims, while also adding on:

  • LED fog lights (all trims feature LED steering-responsive headlights)
  • Leather-trimmed upholstery
  • Heated second-row seats
  • Body-color folding side mirrors with integrated turn signals
  • Heated steering wheel

Ascent Touring

Most prestigious trim level by far, and the most tech-savvy. Oakland customers will enjoy all of the standard luxuries and amenities of the Ascent Touring. All previous features now come standard along with:

  • Ventilated front seats
  • Power tilt-sliding panoramic glass moonroof
  • Harman Kardon Quantum Surround Sound audio system
  • STARLINK™ Multimedia Plus with Navigation
  • 180-degree front view monitor