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Best Used Cars for 2019

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids and more.
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52 Best SUVs for 2019

Cruise through this list of our best-selling, family-friendly SUVs.
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10 Best Compact SUVs for 2019

Check out our best-selling compact SUVs.
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130 Best Used Cars for 2019: Ranked by Price and Type

What is the best car to buy in 2019? It might not be the latest model! Take a look at our best used car picks, based on sales at CarMax stores.

Rankings Friday, May 31, 2019
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52 Best SUVs for 2019: Ranked

This best ranked SUVs article features a wide variety of vehicles for 2019 shoppers. These SUVs have everything from compact sizes for urban commuting to choices with additional cargo space and seating for the whole family.

Rankings Tuesday, May 14, 2019
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2019’s Most Wanted Cars

Thinking about buying a used car or truck? CarMax data shows the top vehicles and features America has been searching for so far in 2019. The Ford F150, Jeep Wrangler, and Chevrolet Silverado rise to the top of our most-wanted list.

Trends Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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The 4WD/AWD Index

Thinking about buying a truck or car with four-wheel drive (4WD) or all-wheel drive (AWD)? CarMax data shows an increase in sales of these vehicles over the last 15 years. Here you can find our top sellers plus states and cities where 4WD and AWD vehicles sell the best.

Trends Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

When you're looking for a vehicle that'll give you added confidence behind the wheel, an all-wheel-drive car is a great choice. Check out our list of the best AWD cars of 2019 based on CarMax sales data from June 1, 2018 through November 30, 2018.

Rankings Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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10 Best AWD SUVs for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

In the market for a rugged all-wheel drive vehicle? These SUVs with available AWD can make tackling rough road conditions a breeze. Check out this list of best AWD SUVs, based on CarMax sales data from June 1, 2018 through November 30, 2018.

Rankings Tuesday, February 12, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Ranked

Whether you enjoy the occasional off-road adventure or you’re simply looking for a vehicle more style and comfort, an all-wheel-drive car can be a great option. Check out our list of the best AWD cars for 2019 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from June 1, 2018 through November 30, 2018.

Rankings Tuesday, February 12, 2019
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10 Best AWD SUVs for 2019: Ranked

Looking for an AWD SUV with the power and handling to take on just about any road (or off-road!) condition? Check out this list of the 10 best AWD SUVs for 2019 shoppers.

Rankings Wednesday, January 30, 2019
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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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Features You Auto Know: Turbocharged Engines

Looking for some extra on-demand horsepower for the highway on-ramps? This article explains what a turbo does to boost your power while still getting good fuel efficiency.

Friday, September 28, 2018
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AWD vs 4WD: Which to Choose

Do you know the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive? This article explains these two systems, and gives examples of AWD and 4WD vehicles.

Buying a Car Thursday, June 21, 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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