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68 Best SUVs

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30 Best Cars Under $30,000: Ranked

Interested in making a sedan your next vehicle? These cars, ranked based on CarMax sales data (from January 1, 2019 through June 30, 2019), offer a comfortable ride and excellent features for average prices under $30,000.

Rankings Thursday, August 29, 2019
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6 Best Four-Door Sports Cars of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a stylish and high-performing sports car? You have plenty of options. Check out our list of the best four-door sports cars for 2019, based on CarMax sales data from July 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.

Rankings Thursday, July 18, 2019
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Subaru Legacy: Reviews, Photos, and More

The Subaru Legacy is a solid sedan with a comfortable ride. If classic styling and smooth handling technology features are in your lane, read on to learn more about the features, specs, and rankings of the Subaru Legacy.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, July 8, 2019
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2019 Subaru Ascent: Reviews, Photos, and More

From exceptional cargo space to impressive performance, there's a lot to like about the 2019 Subaru Ascent. Check out our Subaru Ascent review to learn more.

Reviews and Comparisons Wednesday, May 8, 2019
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Subaru Crosstrek: Review, Photos, and More

While there's a lot of choices in the world of crossover SUVs, the Subaru Crosstrek really stands out. If you are looking for weekend adventures with a little off-roading, explore the key features of this popular SUV.

Reviews and Comparisons Wednesday, November 14, 2018
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AWD Cars with Great Gas Mileage

If you're looking for a vehicle that will let you bypass stops at the pump while being rugged and durable enough to take on unforgiving terrain, an AWD car is a great choice. Check out our list of our most fuel efficient AWD cars based on CarMax vehicle data and fuel economy estimates from fueleconomy.gov.

Rankings Monday, October 8, 2018
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Best AWD Car: The Subaru Outback

The versatile Subaru Outback seems to be everywhere these days. They’re piloted by all kinds of owners — not just outdoorsy types! The Outback is our top-selling, best AWD car, based on sales data from September 1 through April 30.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, June 18, 2018
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Best Used Cars for Summer

Looking for the right car or SUV for summer? Here’s a handful of ideas for vehicles that we think would make great summer cars.

Rankings Monday, June 18, 2018
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3 Best AWD Cars of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a rugged vehicle that can handle life’s twists and turns? An AWD car can give you the confidence behind the wheel for your next adventure. Check out our list of the best AWD cars, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018.

Rankings Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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Autonomous Car Tech Revs Up in the Nation's Capital

CarMax went to the 2018 Washington Auto Show to kick the tires on some of the latest, autonomous car tech trends in the market. This article covers some of the most eye-popping vehicles from the show, and super cool concepts that are edging closer to reality.

Trends Tuesday, January 30, 2018
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These Are the Cars You're Looking For

Around the country, shoppers are seeking out different cars and trucks. We see the search patterns, in the northeast, southeast, midwest, southwest, and west coast. And we’re sharing our results with you.

Buying a Car Monday, March 13, 2017
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40 Refreshed or Updated Cars for 2017

Henry Ford once famously told customers that his Model T came in any color they wanted, so long as that color was black. That was over 100 years ago. Today, the vehicles available to us come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, with a profusion of available options and features. Whether you're shopping for a quality used vehicle, or you want to take the plunge with a new car, 2017 is a great time to see what's available.

Trends Friday, January 20, 2017
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