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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 Small and Compact Cars for 2020: Ranked

Many small cars come well equipped with technology that was once only found on bigger options. Explore this list of the 10 best small and compact cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Friday, December 13, 2019
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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 Used Cars under $15,000: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a budget-friendly car that's rich in features? Check out this list of 10 best used cars under $15,000, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019.

Rankings Friday, November 8, 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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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 Small and Compact Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a great small car that's practical and fun, but doesn't skimp on the features that matter? To help you on your search, we've compiled a list of the 10 best small and compact cars, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2018.

Rankings Tuesday, October 8, 2019
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60 Best Cars for the Money 2019: 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, 2018 through June 30, 2019. With over fifty-thousand vehicles on our lots nationwide, CarMax has a variety of budget-friendly vehicles to suit your needs.

Rankings Tuesday, October 8, 2019
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Ford Focus RS Reviews, Pricing, Photos, and More

The Ford Focus RS offers the features drivers have loved about the Ford Focus for decades with the enhanced power of a sports car. Check out our Ford Focus RS review to explore its unique specs, features, photos and more.

Reviews and Comparisons Wednesday, January 2, 2019
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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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Cars & College: A Complete Guide

As you prepare for college, your mind may be focused on signing up for classes, settling into your dorm, and meeting new friends. At this point, car ownership, and transportation in general, is probably the furthest thing from your mind. Unfortunately, neglecting this important decision could leave you scrambling for a ride when it’s time to find a job, leave campus for events, and attend social engagements around town.

Buying a Car Friday, January 27, 2017
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40 Refreshed or Updated Cars for 2017

Henry Ford once famously told customers that his Model T came in any color they wanted, so long as that color was black. That was over 100 years ago. Today, the vehicles available to us come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, with a profusion of available options and features. Whether you're shopping for a quality used vehicle, or you want to take the plunge with a new car, 2017 is a great time to see what's available.

Trends Friday, January 20, 2017
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