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Best Used Cars

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids and more of 2018.

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Best AWD Cars

Cruise through our list of versatile and popular AWD cars.

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Best Hybrids Cars

If you’re in the market for a hybrid, check out this list of popular used hybrids.

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Best Compact SUVs

Compact SUVs are fun to drive and offer lots of cargo space to suit your needs.

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Best SUVS

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

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Best Midsize SUVs

Looking for style and practicality? These check all the right boxes.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

Best Luxury 3 Row SUVs Ranked

Three-row SUVs are a popular choice among growing families, but why sacrifice comfort and style for space? Check out these best 3-row luxury SUV options (based on CarMax sales data from February 1, 2018 through July 31, 2018), which let you enjoy the best of both worlds.

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7 Best Luxury Sedans

Looking to treat yourself with your next vehicle purchase? Drive in style and comfort with any of these top large luxury sedans of 2018.

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Best Luxury Compact SUVs: Reviews, Photos, and More

A compact luxury SUV gives you the added passenger and cargo space of an SUV with the extravagance of a luxury vehicle. CarMax's list of the top seven best luxury compact SUVs is a great place to begin your search.

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Best Used Cars of 2018: Ranked by Price and Type

What is the best car to buy in 2018? It might not be a 2018 model! Take a look at our best used car picks, based on sales at CarMax stores.

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Car News

Which Car Brands Have the Oldest (and Youngest) Buyers?

At CarMax, we’ve helped millions of customers sell and purchase their cars over the years. In this article, we share which car brands and vehicle types have the oldest and youngest buyers, using our sales data from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.

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10 Best Coupes: Ranked

Coupe cars may be smaller in size, but they can be big on power and aerodynamics. This article shares the top 10 coupe cars based on CarMax sales data from November 1 through May 31.

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46 Best SUVs of 2018: Ranked

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

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10 Best Luxury SUVs of 2018: Ranked

Well-appointed and fun to drive, check out this list of our best luxury SUVs, based on CarMax sales from December 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018. Explore this list of a variety of luxury SUVs with the features and curb appeal to match.

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Which Car Brands Have the Most (and Least) Loyal Owners?

At CarMax, we’ve helped millions of customers sell and purchase their cars over the years. In this article, we share which brands have the most loyal followings, based on comparing customers’ purchases with customers’ trade-ins, from January 1 through December 31.

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10 Best Luxury Cars of 2018: Ranked

Here are our 10 best ranked luxury cars, based on sales at our stores between November 1 and April 30.


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10 Best Luxury Cars of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

The best luxury cars for 2018 shoppers offer you the style that turns heads. Check out this list of the 10 best luxury cars of 2018, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2017, through April 30, 2018.

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7 Cool Tech Features for Cars and Trucks

Lots of eager shoppers may be surprised to know that many of the features found on some of the latest 2018 vehicles are already available on newer used cars. Here’s a breakdown of some of these cool features.

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Buying a Car

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.

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Car Reviews & Comparisons

Top 10 Cars with High Ground Clearance: Reviews, Photos, and More

They’re big. They’re bold. They’re kinda in your face. Tall pickup trucks and SUVs have the kind of ride height that gets you over, through, and around the kind of rough terrain which stops other vehicles in their tracks. If you live in a place with lots of snow, mud, or uneven ground, ride height (defined as the distance between the bottom of your truck’s tires and the lowest point on the underside) is probably more important to you than road-hugging and handling characteristics and strong fuel efficiency.

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Which to Buy: Cadillac CTS vs. Audi A6

There are cars that do the job, and there are cars that get the job done with style. The Cadillac CTS and Audi A6 are two examples of the latter. They’re the kind of cars you can treat yourself to as a reward for hard work, or perhaps as an indulgence. If you’re fortunate to shop for a car like this, it can be mighty hard to choose between the two. Here’s a CarMax comparison to help, whether you’re searching for a used Audi or a used Cadillac for sale.

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Reasons to Buy a Cadillac CTS

When Cadillac first rolled out its CTS in 2003, the car’s combination of high performance and luxury features had everyone taking notice. It is now, as it was then, a mid-size sedan out to eat BMW’s and Audi’s lunches. The CTS targets both the enthusiast and luxury market at the same time.

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Top 15 Luxury Cars of 2016

Luxury cars come in all shapes and sizes, but they are all expected to look good and perform well. One advantage of buying a used luxury car is that you get the luxury look-and-feel that you want at a more affordable price.

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Top 15 Cars and SUVs with Third Row Seats of 2016

Vehicles with third-row seating have plenty of features for nearly every type of driver. For families that need a great family-friendly vehicle, SUVs, crossovers, and minivans with third-row seats give passengers roomy interiors and still have enough power to haul plenty of vacation equipment or moving supplies.

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