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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

Dodge RAM 1500: Reviews, Photos and More

In the market for a light-duty pickup truck that's powerful and rugged with convenient and practical features? This article shares the many reasons and specs that make this truck a popular choice for customers.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

10 Best Tailgating Cars for 2018

This article can help you find some great vehicles for tailgating — whether it’s football season or not!

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10 Best SUVs under $20,000

In the market for an SUV that's a great value and enjoyable to drive? Check out our list of best affordable SUVs with average prices under $20,000, based on vehicle and sales data from February 1, 2018 through July 31, 2018.

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Features You Auto Know: Bed Liner and Bed Cover

This article explains why bed liners and bed covers come in handy for pickup truck owners. If you are looking to keep your truck bed and cargo better protected on the move, then bed liners and covers will be an excellent addition to your vehicle.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

10 Best Full Size Trucks: Ranked

Looking for the versatility, handling, and amenities you need for your next off-road adventure? Check out this list of the best ranked full size trucks, based on CarMax sales data from December 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.

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10 Best Full-Size Trucks of 2018

Here’s a look at some of our best half ton trucks and other full size pickups. These 10 tough trucks are tall and capable, and handle weekend work jobs as easily as they get you to and from work during the week.

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10 Best Large Cars: Ranked

Looking for a vehicle option that boasts ample storage and cargo space without sacrificing style or maneuverability? If so, check out these best ranked large cars, based on vehicle and sales data from January 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

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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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 SUVs with 3 Rows of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

In the market for a best 3rd row SUV with the style to match? Check out our list for the best SUV with third row seating for 2018 shoppers. Enjoy comfortable seating for the whole family plus versatile cargo space.

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7 Best High MPG Trucks of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

If you’re looking to enjoy good fuel economy without sacrificing performance, check out this list of our best mpg trucks of 2018. This list will help you jump-start your search with the right gas mileage in mind.

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9 Best Ranked MPG Trucks of 2018: Ranked

Are you looking for a truck that gets good fuel economy and plenty of power to tackle the toughest jobs? If so, check out our list of the best mpg trucks, based on CarMax sales and fuel economy estimates from December 1 through May 31.

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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.

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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars of 2018: Ranked

Cars with manual transmissions put you in touch with the road, your ride, and your driving experience. Check out these best manual transmission cars, based on CarMax sales from December 1 through May 31.

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10 Best Pickup Trucks of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

Here’s a breakdown of the CarMax 10 best trucks to buy, based on sales from November, 2017, through May, 2018. Each of the top-rated trucks on this list meets our customers’ needs for utility and comfort.

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10 Best Pickup Trucks of 2018: Ranked

Here’s a breakdown of the CarMax 10 best pickup trucks of 2018 so far, based on sales from November 1 through May 31. Each of the trucks on this list does a great job of meeting our customers’ needs for utility and comfort.

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Car News

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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Best Cars for the Money: Ranked by Price

Save time on your next vehicle search using our list of best cars with average prices ranging from $10,000 to $35,000, based on CarMax sales and price data from January 1 through April 30. With over fifty-thousand vehicles on our lots nationwide, CarMax has a variety of budget-friendly vehicles to suit your needs.


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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.

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