What Subaru Models Have Towing Capabilities?


There is a lot for Hernando drivers to love about a new Subaru. Like safe and reliable performance that is built for the long road ahead. Subaru SUVs are also known for their capable performance no matter where the road may go and ability to adapt to all of your adventure needs. There are four Subaru SUVs in all different sizes and all four SUVs have towing capabilities that range from 1,500 lbs. to 5,000 lbs. Deciding between the Crosstrek, Forester, Outback, and Ascent may not be easy as each Subaru SUV has a lot to offer in their own unique style.

  • Subaru Crosstrek: This small SUV is ready for big adventure and is a standout among all other small SUVs on the road. Powering the Crosstrek is a 2.0L four-cylinder BOXER engine that generates 152 horsepower and gets up to 33 highway mpg. The Crosstrek is capable of towing up to 1,500 lbs. which is more than any other small SUV in its class. In fact, many of the Crosstrek's top competitors don't offer towing abilities. Like the Honda HR-V or Toyota C-HR. The Crosstrek Hybrid is also capable of towing up to 1,000 lbs.
  • Subaru Forster: The Subaru Forester is fresh off a total redesign and has even more for Hernando drivers to love. Like a new 2.5L four-cylinder BOXER engine that is more powerful and more fuel-efficient than ever before with 182 horsepower, Auto Stop-Start Technology, and gets 33 highway mpg. The Subaru Forester is also capable of towing up to 1,500 lbs. For additional cargo-carrying abilities, the available raised roof rails allow drivers to easily attach crossbars to mount a number of accessories.
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  • Subaru Outback: Wherever the Subaru Outback goes it stands out from the crowd. This one of a kind wagon style, midsize SUV is the perfect SUV for every adventure with impressive cargo room, standard roof rails with integrated crossbars, and the ability to tow up to 2,700 lbs. The crossbars fold out from the roof rails and lock into place when you need to attach a bike rack or other roof accessory. The Outback has two BOXER engines to choose from that both offer the same towing ability. The standard 2.5L four-cylinder BOXER generates 175 horsepower and gets 32 highway mpg. For more power, under the hood the 3.6L six-cylinder BOXER engine produces 256 horsepower. The all-new 2020 Subaru Outback which will arrive this fall will feature a 2.4L turbo BOXER that can tow up to 3,500 lbs.
  • Subaru Ascent: The Ascent is the largest and most powerful Subaru SUV ever with seating for up to 8 and a powerful turbo BOXER engine under the hood. The 2.4L turbocharged BOXER engine generates 260 horsepower, 277 lb.-ft. of torque and is capable of towing up to 5,000 lbs. The base model Ascent can tow 2,000 lbs. while the Premium, Limited, and Touring 5,000 lbs. The Ascent also gets up to 27 highway mpg. which no many other SUVs in its class can offer when equipped with less capable all-wheel-drive systems. Inside the Ascent Hernando drivers have 86.5 cubic feet of maximum cargo space with cargo area underfloor storage. The standard raised roof rails to give the Ascent extra cargo carrying capabilities with cargo boxes and roof racks.
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    To fully explore the Crosstrek, Forester, Outback, and Ascent make your way down to Ocala Subaru dealership today to browse our new inventory near Hernado. Or even better, get behind the wheel for a test drive to experience everything a Subaru has to offer from the driver's seat.

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