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2008 Porsche Cayenne

2008 BMW X5

  2008 Porsche Cayenne Tiptronic 2008 BMW X5-Series 3.0si
MSRP
$43,400
$46,200
Invoice $38,797 $42,505
MPG
City/Highway
11/20 15/23
Rating
7.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The Cayenne isn’t as well-rounded of a package as some of its rivals, but the Porsche name has a lot of draw on its own. Read Full Review The 2008 BMW X5 is better than ever, but could use more dramatic styling and an iDrive transplant. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Turbo model has lusty acceleration and high-speed stability
  • Handles better than any other 5,000-pound SUV
  • Firm, supportive front seats

Dislikes:

  • Surprisingly inefficient interior design
  • V-6 model is still just adequate off the line
  • Fuel economy for V-8 models

Likes:

  • Expanded utility
  • Sharp handling
  • Well-balanced steering

Dislikes:

  • Styling is same-old, same-old
  • Stiff tariff for a family vehicle
  • iDrive controller
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available
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NHTSA Rollover Rating:
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