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Best Used Cars for 2019

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63 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 of 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 Monday, November 11, 2019
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10 Best AWD and 4WD SUVs: Reviews, Photos, and More

If you're shopping for an AWD or 4WD SUV, that's the perfect mix of practicality and fun. Check out this list of the 10 best AWD and 4WD SUVs, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019, through August 31, 2019. Explore great photos and benefits of these popular vehicles.

Rankings Friday, November 8, 2019
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10 Best AWD and 4WD SUVs of 2019: Ranked

Looking for a great SUV with plenty style and tech features? To help you on your search, we've compiled a list of the 10 best AWD and 4WD SUVs, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, November 5, 2019
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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 the best AWD and 4WD vehicles available based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018, through April 30, 2019.

Buying a Car Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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63 Best SUVs for 2019: Ranked by Type & Price

This article features a variety of SUVs with everything from compact sizes for urban commuting to SUVs with additional cargo space that seats the whole family. Check out this list of the 63 best SUVs for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019. Explore images, features and popular options whether you’re budget-conscious or looking to ride in luxury.

Rankings Friday, October 11, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Ranked

Did you know that you can still enjoy all-wheel drive (AWD) in a stylish sedan? AWD cars blend style, practicality and great handling into one package. Check out our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019.

Rankings Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Even if your off-road adventuring is limited to the occasional foray on a dirt road, an all-wheel-drive (AWD) car is an excellent choice to tackle the road in confidence. Here’s our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Friday, October 4, 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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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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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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