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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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52 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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10 Best Full-Size Trucks for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a full-size pick-up to do full-size work around your home or the job site? To help you make your choice, we've compiled this helpful list of the 10 best full-size trucks for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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8 Best Ranked MPG Trucks of 2019: Ranked

There lots of trucks on the road today, but which trucks can tackle tough roads while still offering impressive fuel economy numbers? Check out our list of the best ranked mpg trucks of 2019, based on CarMax sales data (from June 1, 2018 through November 30, 2018) and EPA fuel economy data.

Rankings Thursday, June 27, 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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10 Best Tailgating Cars for 2018

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

Rankings Friday, October 12, 2018
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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.

Rankings Wednesday, September 26, 2018
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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.

Rankings Wednesday, August 1, 2018
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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.

Rankings Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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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.

Rankings Wednesday, July 18, 2018
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10 Best Pickup Trucks for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Here’s a breakdown of the CarMax 10 best trucks to buy for 2019 shoppers, 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.

Rankings Wednesday, July 18, 2018
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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.

Trends Thursday, July 12, 2018
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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.

Buying a Car Thursday, June 21, 2018
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