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Should I Buy a Subaru Ascent or Outback?


Should I Buy a Subaru Ascent or Outback?
What is the difference between Outback and Ascent?  At a quick glance, you’ll observe that the Ascent looks like a big Outback, but there’s a lot more going on beneath the sheet metal. Both are considered mid-size, sport utility vehicles, but the Ascent is the Subaru flagship and considerably larger than the Outback. If you are asking yourself if you should buy a Subaru Ascent or Subaru Outback, then you have come to the right place at Pfaff Subaru for answers. At our dealership in Guelph, ON, our customers can find a large selection of new and pre-owned Subaru vehicles that are waiting to be taken out for a test drive. In this article, we share some information about the Subaru Ascent and the Subaru Outback for your comparison research.
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Technology 
The 2020 Subaru Ascent has an impressive standard 6.5-inch touchscreen, with an 8-inch touchscreen available as an upgrade. However, you’ll find something truly stunning in the 2020 Subaru Outback. At the entry-level, you’ll get two 7-inch touchscreens. All other trims come with a massive, high-resolution 11.6-inch touchscreen! When it comes to audio quality, both SUVs give you great options. However, the 2020 Subaru Ascent has an available Harman Kardon Quantum Surround Sound audio system that features fourteen speakers. The 2020 Subaru Outback has an optional 12-speaker Harman Kardon premium audio system. 
Safety 
Your safety is a top priority for Subaru, and it shows. Both of these SUVs come standard with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, which is perfect for navigating wet or snowy roads. You’ll also get standard EyeSight® on both. This suite of driver-assist technology features includes adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, lane departure warning, and lane-keep assist. However, the 2020 Subaru Outback has an available driver assist feature that can’t be found in the 2020 Ascent: DriverFocus™ Distraction Mitigation system. This system keeps track of your driving and will alert you if it notices that you appear drowsy or distracted.
Value 
Both of these SUVs present remarkable value for their segments, especially when you consider what you get for the price. However, the fact does remain that the 2020 Subaru Ascent will cost a bit more than the 2020 Subaru Outback. If you need the third row, the Ascent is a natural choice. If you prefer two rows of seating, the Subaru Outback is unparalleled. 
You can’t go wrong when you buy the Subaru Ascent or the Subaru Outback. At Pfaff Subaru, we encourage you to schedule a test drive in both of these high-end Subaru vehicles so that you can truly experience all that they have to offer. Additionally, at Pfaff, there’s no being handed around, no wondering if you got the best deal, and no haggling price in-person or ever. Just honest customer service that actually serves you, the customer. It’s what we like to call: the Idealership. Click here to learn about the Pfaff Difference. 
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