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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

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130 Best Used Cars for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

No matter what you're looking for, be it a car, truck, or SUV, you can find something to fit you needs here. Start your search with this mega list of the 130 best used cars, based on CarMax sales data, arranged by price and type.

Rankings Friday, July 17, 2020
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60 Best Cars for the Money for 2020: Ranked by Price

Looking for a budget-friendly vehicle? This list of the 60 best cars for the money for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax sales and pricing data from November 1, 2019, to April 30, 2020) is a great place to start. You'll find everything from great daily drivers to luxury sports cars.

Rankings Thursday, June 25, 2020
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10 Best Midsize Sedans for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

With plenty of powertrain choices, trim levels, and available options, a midsize sedan delivers the comfort and convenience you crave. Take a look at this list of the 10 best midsize sedans for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020.

Rankings Tuesday, June 16, 2020
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30 Best Used Cars Under $30K: Ranked

Ready for a new-to-you car? There are plenty of great choices available, including hatchbacks, SUVs, and sport coupes. Check out our 30 best used cars for under $30,000, based on CarMax average pricing and sales data from September 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020, to see which one is right for you.

Rankings Monday, June 1, 2020
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2020 Nissan Altima: Reviews, Photos, and More

The 2020 Nissan Altima will lure you in with its array of tech features and sporty looks. You'll enjoy the power behind the wheel while your passengers will be entertained with the latest technology. Learn more in this 2020 Nissan Altima review.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, March 23, 2020
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8 Best Times to Buy a Used Car

If you're undergoing a big life change, like getting hitched, adding to your family, or starting a new job, you might also be feeling the itch to refresh your ride. If so, read on to learn more about the best times to buy a used car to help you on your search for the right car for you.

Buying a Car Friday, December 6, 2019
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Used Car Pricing Guide

In the market for a used car that's within your budget? Check out our used car pricing guide to get started. You’ll find a variety of sedans, trucks and SUVs to suit your needs.

Rankings Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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14 Great Cars for Every Budget

Whether you want to get there with gas to spare or need extra cargo space and V8 power, here are 14 used cars and trucks that give you lots of value at a manageable price.

Buying a Car Friday, February 23, 2018
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27 Best Family Cars

With so many options for families on the roads today, CarMax is here to help guide you on your search for your next family car. This article covers a list of some of the best SUVs, sedans and minivans for families of all sizes.

Rankings Wednesday, December 13, 2017
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10 Best Cars for Teens: Reviews, Photos, and More

Buying a first car for a teen driver can be an exciting yet hectic process for parents and teens alike. Explore 10 of our best cars for teens, along with some useful tips and resources for purchasing that very first vehicle

Rankings Friday, November 3, 2017
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Ultimate Guide to Commuting Infographic

The best commuter cars have these 11 critical qualities for comfort and entertainment. How many are in your car?

Trends Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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Top 10 Cars & SUVs for Winter

Do frigid temperatures and harsh weather leave you cold on the idea of braving the elements in your car? When you’re piloting a vehicle that’s up to the task, wintertime driving isn’t so much of a challenge. Instead, it can be fun!

Buying a Car Friday, February 3, 2017
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