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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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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 Electric Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Thinking about purchasing an all-electric vehicle? Here are the 10 best electric cars, ranked based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2018, to April 30, 2019. Electric cars can offer a great mix of range, interior space, and cool features to fit your lifestyle.

Rankings Monday, September 9, 2019
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10 Best Electric Cars for 2019: Ranked

Electric cars are the future, and the future is now—but with so many great models out there, how do you choose which one is right for you? Check out this ranked list of the 10 Best Electric Cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Friday, September 6, 2019
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2019 Nissan LEAF: Reviews, Photos, and More

For a peppy electric vehicle that fits with your green-conscious lifestyle, the Nissan LEAF has been setting a great example for nearly a decade. Find photos, specs, key features, and reasons to buy in our 2019 Nissan LEAF review.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, August 13, 2019
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Chevrolet Bolt EV: Reviews, Photos, and More

The Chevrolet Bolt EV is a compact crossover for green-conscious drivers looking for the confidence they need to go electric. Check out our review of the Chevrolet Bolt EV for key features, specs, photos, and more.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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The Most (and Least) Popular Places for Driving Hybrids/EVs in America

Whether you drive a hybrid or an electric vehicle, CarMax sales data reveals growing trends toward green-conscious car buying. Hybrid/EV customers are looking for more practicality by burning less fuel on their daily commutes. Popular cars include Toyota hybrid cars, Honda hybrid cars, and plug-in hybrid cars.

Trends Tuesday, January 29, 2019
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4 Tech-Savvy Features You Auto Know

If you’re looking for the latest tech features for your next ride you’re in luck. This article weighs in on our favorite features for tech-lovers to include blind spot monitoring, head-up display, smart key and automated parking.

Friday, September 14, 2018
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Autonomous Car Tech Revs Up in the Nation's Capital

CarMax went to the 2018 Washington Auto Show to kick the tires on some of the latest, autonomous car tech trends in the market. This article covers some of the most eye-popping vehicles from the show, and super cool concepts that are edging closer to reality.

Trends Tuesday, January 30, 2018
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[Video] BMW i3 Electric vs. Nissan Leaf Electric

Here, we take a look at the 2014 BMW i3 and the 2013 Nissan LEAF SV, two electric vehicles that are great for commuting but also capable of longer road trips.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, October 6, 2017
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Reasons to Buy a Ford Focus Electric Car

If you love the looks of the Ford Focus hatchback, you should put the Ford Focus Electric on your list of top cars to check out. Find out 10 reasons why the Ford Focus Electric is worth the test drive.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, September 11, 2017
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[Video] Is the all-electric BMW i3 the right car for you?

This BMW i3 review will help you learn more about this exciting all-electric vehicle and the features that make it a lifestyle choice, not just another electric car.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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2017 Hybrid & Electric Cars Survey Results

This article shares data from new and used hybrid and EV owners based on a 30-question survey posted on CleanTechnica.com in June 2017.

Trends Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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