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THE THREE-ROW, 475-HP DODGE DURANGO SRT IS THE FAMILY HAULER FROM HELL

When BMW introduced the X5, its very first crossover SUV at the 1999 North American International Auto Show, they had retired Formula One racer Gerhard Berger on hand to vouch for its dynamic qualities.

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After the press conference, I asked Berger if he was surprised that BMW had decided to build a truck. “You think thees ees a truck!?” he snapped in his Austrian accent. Well, if it walks like a truck and quacks like a truck…

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The challenge of combining agile sport sedan handling with rugged four-wheel-drive attributes seemed too tall an order to me. And so it was, for a time.

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Porsche introduced the Cayenne, a family hauler with the ride of a race car, so that didn’t seem like an ideal blend of attributes either.

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