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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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130 Best Used Cars for 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 Friday, May 31, 2019
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10 Best Used Cars Under $10,000: Ranked

The best used cars under $10,000 pack a big punch with a relatively small price tag. Check out our list of best-selling used cars under $10,000, based on CarMax vehicle sales data and average prices from July 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.

Rankings Wednesday, February 27, 2019
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10 Best Small and Compact Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Known for their space-saving design and easy maneuverability, small and compact cars are a great choice for your next used vehicle. Shop our best-sellers, based on CarMax sales data from June 1, 2018, through November 30, 2018.

Rankings Tuesday, February 19, 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 Manual Transmission Cars of 2018: Ranked

Cars with manual transmissions put you in touch with the road, your ride, and your driving experience. Check out these best manual transmission cars, based on CarMax sales from December 1 through May 31.

Rankings Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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10 Best Small and Compact Cars of 2018: Ranked

Despite their smaller size, these compact cars pack lots of power and plenty of enjoyable features for drivers and passengers alike. Check out this list of our best ranked small and compact cars, based on CarMax sales data from January 1 through April 30.

Rankings Wednesday, June 20, 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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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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