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.


Best Used Cars

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids and more of 2018.

Research Best-Selling Cars

Best AWD Cars

Cruise through our list of versatile and popular AWD cars.

Research AWD Cars

Best Hybrids Cars

If you’re in the market for a hybrid, check out this list of popular used hybrids.

Research Hybrid Cars


Best Compact SUVs

Compact SUVs are fun to drive and offer lots of cargo space to suit your needs.

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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.

Research Best Midsize SUVs

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Financing a Car

Car Loans Vs. Car Financing

This article explains the difference between direct car loans and dealer-arranged car financing. At CarMax, we present financing terms in a way that makes sense to you, through a transparent, hassle-free process.

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Financing a Car

Car Financing for First-Time Car Buyers

This article addresses some of the main concerns of the first-time car buyer. Find answers here to your first-time buyer questions about used car loans, financing a car, understanding credit ratings, and budget tips.

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Buying a Car

Tips to Help You Decide on a New or Used Car

Read this article for useful tips and answers to questions like, Should I buy a new or used car?

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Financing a Car

Your 10 Biggest Car Financing Questions, Answered

In this latest installment of our educational series about auto financing, we answer some of our customers’ most-asked questions about how to finance a used car purchase.

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Financing a Car

How Auto Financing Works

Lots of people who come to CarMax for a used car or truck want to finance their purchase. It’s a common process, and we help these customers every day. But just how does the used car financing process work? In this article, we pull back the curtain on auto financing and explain it all, step by step. We think you’ll see that financing a used vehicle doesn’t have to be a daunting proposition.

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Financing a Car

Why Your Down Payment Matters

Buying a used car or truck is more stress-free when you understand how financing works. Learning about down payments is a great place to start.

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Financing a Car

Car Financing: How to Budget for Your Next Vehicle

Arming yourself with knowledge about the car buying process helps ensure you won’t feel intimidated when it’s time to make your purchase. And when you know how much you have to spend, you’ve got sturdy guardrails to help you stay on track.

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