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68 Best SUVs

Cruise through this list of our best-selling, family-friendly SUVs.
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10 Best Compact SUVs

Check out our best-selling compact SUVs.
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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars for 2020: Ranked

For the most engaging and pure driving experience, a manual transmission is the way to go. Read our list of the 10 best manual transmission cars for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax sales data from September 10, 2019 through February 29, 2020) to explore your options.

Rankings Thursday, May 14, 2020
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10 Best Subcompact Cars for 2020: Ranked

Shopping in 2020 for your next subcompact? Expect a refreshing mix of styles and a surprising amount of space. Read on for an updated list of the 10 best subcompact cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020.

Rankings Friday, April 10, 2020
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10 Best Hatchback Cars for 2020: Ranked

Looking for a small car that's big on space? Take a look at these great hatchback cars. To help you on your search, we've compiled a list of the 10 best hatchback cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020.

Rankings Friday, March 27, 2020
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12 Best Convertible Cars of 2019: Ranked

Whether you're looking for something with muscle or roadster good looks, a convertible car is an excellent choice. Convertibles are perfect for summer trips with friends and for weekend adventures. Start your search with this list of the 12 best convertible cars of 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, November 5, 2019
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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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The 15 Best Used Cars Under $15K

If you’re looking for a used car and you’re on a budget, CarMax can help you find a stylish new ride. In this article, we share more than a dozen sedans and hatchbacks that won’t break your bank.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, October 6, 2017
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Cars & College: A Complete Guide

As you prepare for college, your mind may be focused on signing up for classes, settling into your dorm, and meeting new friends. At this point, car ownership, and transportation in general, is probably the furthest thing from your mind. Unfortunately, neglecting this important decision could leave you scrambling for a ride when it’s time to find a job, leave campus for events, and attend social engagements around town.

Buying a Car Friday, January 27, 2017
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10 Cars That Get Great Gas Mileage

These 10 cars are some of our most popular* vehicles, and they all get over 25 MPG. Whether you want to buy a car that's sporty and fun, practical and comfortable, or luxurious and full of options, there's a high-MPG car for you.

Fuel-Efficient Cars Wednesday, August 24, 2016
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