2023 Ford Explorer vs. 2023 Subaru Ascent

2023 Ford Explorer vs. 2023 Subaru Ascent model comparison

Confused about which vehicle to buy? Are you looking for a model with a well-versed powertrain, spacious interior, and many standard features for convenience? Then you might find this comparison between the 2023 Ford Explorer and the 2023 Subaru Ascent by Akins Ford in Winder, GA, helpful.

Having robust engine options, decent fuel economy, an impressive line of safety features, a roomy cargo area, and a stylish exterior, the new Ford Explorer is worth the vehicle to meet your needs. Check how it fares compared to the new Subaru Ascent, another equivalent model like the 2023 Explorer. Scroll down to read on.

2023 Ford Explorer


2023 Subaru Ascent

2.3L EcoBoost® 4-cylinder Base Engine 2.4L Turbo flat-four
300 hp Horsepower 260 hp
310 lb.-ft. Torque 277 lb.-ft.
87.8 cu.-ft. Cargo Volume 75.6 cu.-ft.

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Which is the better model from the comparison above? The specs above indicate that the 2023 Ford Explorer features more engine power, torque, and cargo capacity than the 2023 Subaru Ascent. Having more mileage rating than the 2023 Ascent, the 2023 Explorer's fuel economy is 20 city/ 27 highway/ 23 combined mpg. 2023 Ascent makes up for a 20 city/ 26 highway/ 22 combined mpg. Also, the 2023 Explorer has more base-engine towing capacity than the 2023 Ascent at 5300 lbs. To wind up, all these factors make the 2023 Ford Explorer a more prudent value-for-money purchase than the 2023 Subaru Ascent.

Interested in the 2023 Ford Explorer? Check out the inventory online at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, for more details on the model. You can also visit us or contact our sales team for further clarifications. Utilize the test drive option so that you get a complete overview of the vehicle.