2010 Toyota Highlander SE 4dr SUV AWD (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
This thing is great. Drives smooth, quiet inside, huge power. It rolls somewhat on corners, but it's tall, what do you expect?. The interior design is fantastic. It has plenty of room in the middle row and sufficient room for short adults in the 3rd row (though I wouldn't want to sit back there for a long road trip) and certainly big enough for kids. Also cool: the third row folds flat easily & the tonneau cover and insert from the middle row both stow in the car - no lost parts. The visibility out the back is limited, so backing up is fun, and the slab-like hood and front fenders make it difficult to see the corners.
Moron-proof 3rd row, sliding 2nd row, Cheaper than other 3rd row-equipped AWD mid-sized SUVs