The 2019 Subaru Forester Or The 2019 Subaru Ascent: Which Fits Your Lifestyle?

Subaru Forester Vs. Subaru Ascent

The 2019 Subaru Forester and 2019 Subaru Ascent is available at our Subaru dealership in Columbus, GA.

Compare The 2019 Subaru Forester To The 2019 Subaru Ascent In Columbus, GA


Specifications

CAPACITY
Seating


Doors


ENGINE
Liters/Type


Horsepower (hp)


Torque (lb-ft)


TRANSMISSION
Type


DRIVETRAIN
Type


FUEL CONSUMPTION
Estimated Fuel Economy (city / hwy)


STARTING MSRP
Price (USD)


Subaru Forester Base

Subaru Forester Base

CAPACITY 5 Adults


CAPACITY 4 Doors


ENGINE
2.5L 4-Cylinder Engine


ENGINE 182 @ 5,800


ENGINE 176 @ 4,400


TRANSMISSION
CVT


DRIVETRAIN
All-Wheel Drive


FUEL CONSUMPTION
21/27


STARTING MSRP
$33,150


Subaru Ascent Base

Subaru Ascent Base

CAPACITY 8 Adults


CAPACITY 4 Doors


ENGINE
2.4L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine


ENGINE 260 @ 5,600


ENGINE 277 @ 2,000


TRANSMISSION
CVT


DRIVETRAIN
All-Wheel Drive


FUEL CONSUMPTION
26/33K


STARTING MSRP
$42,270



Rugged & Attractive Style

Subaru vehicles are known for their rugged and attractive style, which is evident throughout the model line. The Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent might just exemplify Subaru style better than any of the other current models. The styling hints at impressive off-road capability, yet it still works on any road. Of course, the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Forester also have plenty of exterior features that enhance both the looks and versatility of these leading SUVs.

While drivers have to choose which vehicle they like the looks of based on simple personal preference, the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Forester have different features that will fit different drivers. The Subaru Ascent has standard 18-inch wheels that give the vehicle an aggressive stance, while the Subaru Forester has standard 17-inch wheels that give it a more understated look. The Subaru Ascent also has a standard roof rack which is perfect for tying down bikes, canoes and other outdoor gear. The Subaru Forester has optional splash guards that will come in handy when splashing through a wet countryside or simply driving down the road after a heavy rain.

Take a look at the stylish Subaru Ascent and Subaru Forester at the Rivertown Subaru car dealership in Columbus today. Come in and test-drive both to see which you prefer.

Exterior of the 2019 Subaru Forester and 2019 Subaru Ascent - available at our Subaru dealership near Columbus, GA.

Stay Safe On The Road & Off-Road

Subaru vehicles are known for their impressive safety nearly as much as their off-road capability. Both the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Forester have standard Electronic Stability Control and Traction Control systems that work off-road and on any road you find. The Subaru Forester has standard auto-leveling headlights that ensure the terrain in front of the vehicle is fully illuminated, even on uneven ground. The Subaru Ascent also has standard Lane Departure Warning, which alerts drivers if they start to drift into another car’s space and are risking a collision.

If you’re looking for a safe Subaru, Columbus-area dealer has the full model line in stock. Learn more about the safety features in the new Subaru vehicles, including the Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent.

Legendary Performance

Drivers in Columbus already know that Subaru vehicles perform off-road, but they offer impressive performance on the road as well. The 2019 Subaru Forester has a standard spirited 2.5L 4-cylinder engine making 182 horsepower. The 2019 Subaru Ascent has a standard turbocharged 2.4L engine kicking out an impressive 260 horsepower. Both vehicles come with standard CVT transmissions that offer smooth power delivery and optimal fuel economy. Of course, the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Forester come with Subaru’s advanced standard symmetrical all-wheel drive system.

Take the Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent out for a spin at Rivertown Subaru today. Come in for a test drive.

Safety features and interior of the 2019 Subaru Forester and 2019 Subaru Ascent - available at our Subaru dealership near Columbus, GA.

Spacious & Well-Equipped Interiors

Subaru has always known how to blend a durable and well-equipped interior with an adventurous sense of style. Many manufacturers try to do this with their off-road vehicles, and many fail to live up to the standard Subaru set. The features in the Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent are both practical and comfortable. The Subaru Forester has an optional cargo area cover that can keep sensitive cargo in the cool shade on those hot Columbus days.

Speaking of hot Columbus days, the Subaru Ascent has standard automatic climate control, so you can simply set it to your preferred temperature and relax. Both the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Forester have standard split-folding rear seats that allow drivers to maximize cargo space in seconds by simply flipping the seats down. The seats can be easily flipped up when needed.

Tired of looking through Columbus, GA car dealerships for well-equipped SUVs? Experience the spacious and well-equipped interiors of the Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent. Take your test drives at Rivertown Subaru today.

Cutting-Edge Tech

The 2019 Subaru Ascent and the 2019 Subaru Forester are equipped with an abundance of standard tech features. The Subaru Ascent has a standard 6-speaker audio system for an immersive listening experience. The Subaru Forester also has an excellent standard 4-speaker audio system. Both SUVs offer standard SiriusXM® satellite radio. Finally, drivers of either vehicle can listen to their music in impressive clarity with the standard HD Radio™ feature.

Drivers in LaGrange, GA, Auburn-Opelika, AL and elsewhere in the Columbus, GA area can come try out the tech in the Subaru Forester and the Subaru Ascent. Visit Rivertown Subaru today.