Subaru is gearing up to get back into the three-row crossover segment, and itís doing so exclusively in the North American market.
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Ascent, the successor to the B9 Tribeca was previewed at the New York Auto Show in concept form, showcasing a modern and rugged design that belies its stature.Subaru
says the burly CUV will be sold exclusively in North America. The automaker currently sells a three-row vehicle in other parts of the world, dubbed the Exiga, though itís more of a wagon than a crossover. Power in the Ascent will come from an all-new turbocharged boxer engine
, though Subaru didnít announce specifics in terms of displacement or output.