Used Car Reviews, Rankings, and More

Learn more about our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks with our expert car research, reviews, and shopping advice.

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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 SUVs Ranking

Cruise through our 2018 list of best-selling SUVs popular for their family-friendly features.

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Best Midsize SUVs of 2018

Midsize SUVs are great for outings just about anywhere. Check out this list of the best-selling midsize SUVs of 2018.

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New vs. Used

Learn the ins and outs of choosing between new and used cars including how to finance a used car.

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Lots of customers come to us with questions about used car financing. We've got answers!

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Free VIN Check vs. Free Vehicle History Report

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

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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Best SUVs with 3 Rows of 2018

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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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

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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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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10 Best SUVs with 3 Rows Under $25,000: Ranked

Here are the best SUVs with 3 rows that have average CarMax prices under $25,000, based on sales data and average prices at CarMax stores between January 1 and April 30.

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10 Best Pickup Trucks under $25,000: Ranked

The best trucks for the money are out there for the finding. Check out these 10 best-selling trucks at CarMax, based on vehicles and sales data from January 1, 2018 through April 30, 2018. All of the used pickups on this list have average prices at CarMax under $25,000 (based on average prices between 1/1/2018 and 4/30/18).

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10 Best Pickup Trucks under $25,000: Reviews, Photos, and More

The best trucks for the money are out there for the finding. Check out these 10 best-selling trucks at CarMax, based on vehicles and sales data from January 1 through April 30. All of the used pickups on this list have average prices at CarMax under $25,000.

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Best Used Cars Under $10,000: Ranked

Are you on the hunt for a budget-friendly ride? This list of best ranked cars under 10K was compiled based on CarMax average prices and sales data from November 1, 2017, through April 30, 2018. Check out interior and exterior images of a variety of vehicles to suit your needs.

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3 Best Ranked Modern Muscle Cars for 2018: Ranked

These best ranked modern muscle cars meet our criteria for what makes a muscle car. Their ranking is based on sales at CarMax stores between November 1, 2017 and April 30, 2018.

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