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Mid-size SUV: Porsche Cayenne GTS
Starting price: $69,300
Power: 405 hp 4.8-liter V-8
2nd place : Range Rover Supercharged
3rd place: Volvo XC90

Of all the Cayennes (there are now four models), this is the standout: The aggressive front and rear fascia come from the Cayenne Turbo, and a 20-mm-lower stance and improved dynamics give it insanely impeccable ride and handling. The performance is so good, you'll marvel at how Porsche engineers managed to make a 2 1/2 ton truck feel almost as dynamic as one of their precision sports cars.

NEXT: Large SUV: Lexus LX 570

Last updated July 01 2008: 11:45 AM ET
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