Our Culture and Values

CarMax is built on a foundation of integrity. Our culture is defined by values like respect and transparency. We live these values every day. They drive how we treat our customers and our Associates.

Our Core Values

  • Customer Focus
  • Respect
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Diversity
  • Associate Development
  • Fun
  • Quality
  • Pride
  • Continuous Improvement

Our Code of Business Conduct (PDF) is the embodiment of our values. It provides tools and resources to guide our Associates and to ensure that CarMax conducts its business with integrity.

CarMax Social Responsibility

CarMax is committed to making a positive impact on society by being:

The CarMax Foundation

The CarMax Foundation promotes education, youth leadership, and children’s healthy living in the communities where our Associates live and work. Through The Foundation’s Grants program, Matching Gifts program, and our Associate volunteers, we’re making a difference in our communities.

For eleven years in a row, CarMax has been named one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®.

5 million and counting

With more than 5 million cars sold and over 100 locations across the country, we’re changing the way America buys cars. Find out why so many people choose CarMax.