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10 Best Used Cars under $15K: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a car that won't strain your bank account? This list of the 10 best used cars under $15,000 for 2020 shoppers—based on CarMax sales and pricing data from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020—can help you narrow down your options.

Rankings Friday, July 31, 2020
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130 Best Used Cars for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

No matter what you're looking for, be it a car, truck, or SUV, you can find something to fit you needs here. Start your search with this mega list of the 130 best used cars, based on CarMax sales data, arranged by price and type.

Rankings Friday, July 17, 2020
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60 Best Cars for the Money for 2020: Ranked by Price

Looking for a budget-friendly vehicle? This list of the 60 best cars for the money for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax sales and pricing data from November 1, 2019, to April 30, 2020) is a great place to start. You'll find everything from great daily drivers to luxury sports cars.

Rankings Thursday, June 25, 2020
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10 Best Hatchback Cars for 2020: Ranked

Your next hatchback has the looks and the personality! If you want open road adventures and swift city style, here's our updated list of the 10 best hatchback cars for 2020 shoppers based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020.

Rankings Thursday, June 4, 2020
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10 Best Small and Compact Cars for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Offering maneuverability and everyday practicality, small and compact cars are a great way to travel. Cruise through this list of the 10 best small and compact cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020.

Rankings Thursday, June 4, 2020
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30 Best Used Cars Under $30K: Ranked

Ready for a new-to-you car? There are plenty of great choices available, including hatchbacks, SUVs, and sport coupes. Check out our 30 best used cars for under $30,000, based on CarMax average pricing and sales data from September 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020, to see which one is right for you.

Rankings Monday, June 1, 2020
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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars for 2020: Ranked

For the most engaging and pure driving experience, a manual transmission is the way to go. Read our list of the 10 best manual transmission cars for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax sales data from September 10, 2019 through February 29, 2020) to explore your options.

Rankings Thursday, May 14, 2020
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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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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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