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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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60 Best Cars for the Money for 2020: Ranked by Price

Setting a budget is an important part of the car buying process. This list of the 60 best cars for the money for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, to January 31, 2020, will help you find the right car for your budget.

Rankings Monday, April 13, 2020
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130 Best Used Cars for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

In the market for a new-to-you car? This guide will help you find the one that's right for you, whether you're after a rugged pickup, family minivan, or compact city car.

Rankings Monday, April 13, 2020
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10 Best Used Cars under $15K: Reviews, Photos, and More

Are you in search of a four-door car with tons of features to match your budget? Explore photos, key specs, and more in this list of the 10 best used cars under $15,000 based on CarMax average prices and ales data from August 31, 2019 through January 31, 2020.

Rankings Friday, April 10, 2020
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10 Best Small and Compact Cars for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for something easy to maneuver around the city in? These 10 best small and compact cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020, are both practical and comfortable—great for your daily commute.

Rankings Wednesday, March 25, 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.

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