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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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10 Best Subcompact Cars for 2020: Ranked

A subcompact car offers easy maneuverability in tight spots, making it ideal for city dwellers or commuters. This list of the 10 best subcompact cars for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax vehicle sales data from April 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019) is a smart place to start your search.

Rankings Thursday, December 12, 2019
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12 Best Convertible Cars of 2019: Ranked

Whether you're looking for something with muscle or roadster good looks, a convertible car is an excellent choice. Convertibles are perfect for summer trips with friends and for weekend adventures. Start your search with this list of the 12 best convertible cars of 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, November 5, 2019
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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars of 2019: Ranked

With so many cars out there, you might prefer a car with a manual transmission. If you're looking for the thrill of driving stick, check out this list of the 10 best manual transmission cars of 2019, based on available features and sales at CarMax from March 1, 2019, to August 31, 2019.

Rankings Thursday, October 31, 2019
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Boo! These 7 Two-Door Cars Are Wicked Fun to Drive

Want a car that roars like the undead? A coupe that screams around corners? Maybe even a convertible top that peels down so you can howl at the moon? This list of seven two-door cars will please even the pickiest monsters this Halloween.

Trends Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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15 Best Used Cars under $10,000: Ranked

Looking for a used car that's versatile and budget-friendly? There's a wide range of options out there. Take a look at this list of the best 15 used cars with an average price of less than $10,000, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from March 1, 2019, to August 31, 2019.

Rankings Monday, October 28, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Ranked

Did you know that you can still enjoy all-wheel drive (AWD) in a stylish sedan? AWD cars blend style, practicality and great handling into one package. Check out our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019.

Rankings Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Even if your off-road adventuring is limited to the occasional foray on a dirt road, an all-wheel-drive (AWD) car is an excellent choice to tackle the road in confidence. Here’s our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Friday, October 4, 2019
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Best Used Cars for Summer

Looking for the right car or SUV for summer? Here’s a handful of ideas for vehicles that we think would make great summer cars.

Rankings Monday, June 18, 2018
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10 Best Hatchback Cars of 2018: Ranked

Our 10 best hatchback cars, based on sales at CarMax stores between November 1, 2017 and April 30, 2018, are listed in this article.

Rankings Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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The 15 Best Used Cars Under $15K

If you’re looking for a used car and you’re on a budget, CarMax can help you find a stylish new ride. In this article, we share more than a dozen sedans and hatchbacks that won’t break your bank.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, October 6, 2017
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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.

Buying a Car Monday, March 13, 2017
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Top 5 Zombie Apocalypse Escape Vehicles

Zombies. We all think we’re prepared, but have you considered your getaway vehicle in the event of an apocalypse? We have, and as a public service, we’re sharing five recommendations. These popular used cars and trucks have unique features that could help keep you alive if civilization is threatened by the undead.

Buying a Car Friday, October 21, 2016
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