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

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Best AWD Cars

Cruise through our list of versatile and popular AWD cars.

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Best Hybrids Cars

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

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Best Compact SUVs

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

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Best SUVS

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.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

Best SUVs for Towing: Ranked

Looking for a versatile SUV for hauling your cargo? Towing capacity can vary greatly from one make and model to the next. Check out this article to find out more about the best SUVs for towing at CarMax.

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Best Used Cars of 2018: Ranked by Price and Type

What is the best car to buy in 2018? It might not be a 2018 model! Take a look at our best used car picks, based on sales at CarMax stores.

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46 Best SUVs of 2018: Ranked

This best ranked SUVs article features a wide variety of vehicles — everything from compact sizes for urban commuting to choices with additional cargo space and seating for the whole family.

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10 Best Luxury Midsize SUVs of 2018: Ranked

This article shares our list of the best luxury midsize SUVs to guide you on you search for your next ride. With ample seating for the whole crew and features that will wow you, these top high-end SUVs are worth checking out.

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Used Car Pricing Guide

In the market for a used car that's within your budget? Check out our used car pricing guide to get started. You’ll find a variety of sedans, trucks and SUVs to suit your needs.

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Best Cars for the Money: 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 through April 30. With over fifty-thousand vehicles on our lots nationwide, CarMax has a variety of budget-friendly vehicles to suit your needs.


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3 Best Midsize SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

SUVs are known for not just their seating and towing capacity, but their versatile cargo space and capable performance. In the market for a midsize SUV? Check out three of our best-selling midsize SUVs from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.


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10 Best Midsize SUVs for 2018: Ranked

A midsize SUV is a great option for those looking for a roomy interior and clever storage. Check out this list of the 10 best midsize SUVs for 2018 shoppers based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.

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10 Best AWD SUVs of 2018: Ranked

Looking for an AWD SUV with the power and handling to take on just about any road (or off-road!) condition? Check out this list of the 10 best AWD SUVs for 2018 shoppers.

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10 Best AWD SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

In the market for a rugged all-wheel drive vehicle? These SUVs with available AWD can make tackling rough road conditions a breeze. Check out this list of best AWD SUVs, based on CarMax sales data from September 27, 2017 through March 27, 2018.

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10 Best Midsize SUVs of 2018: Reviews, 360 Images, and More

Looking for the best midsize SUVs for your daily commute or weekend adventure? Check out this list of our best midsize SUVs for 2018 shoppers based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017.

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10 Best SUVs of 2018: Reviews, 360 Images, and More

Looking for the best SUV for your daily commutes and weekend road trips? Explore our top 10 and see the Ford Escape inside and out with new 360 photos.

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3 Best Family SUVs: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for some of the best family SUVs on the roads today? This article covers three great family SUVs and their many trim options, features, fuel economy and pricing at CarMax.

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27 Best Family Cars

With so many options for families on the roads today, CarMax is here to help guide you on your search for your next family car. This article covers a list of some of the best SUVs, sedans and minivans for families of all sizes.

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Car-Seat-Friendly Cars

Shopping for a vehicle with a growing family in mind? Explore our top-10 lists for the best-selling cars with car seat LATCH systems and top-selling vehicles that can accommodate three car seats.

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Which SUV? Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Ford Explorer

Shopping for an SUV? The Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Ford Explorer are great buys, but one may be better for your needs than the other. Check out this Ford Explorer vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee model comparison!

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2017's Most Wanted Cars

We’re taking a closer look at the most searched cars and trucks on carmax.com in 2017. Shoppers across the country are looking for Jeep Wranglers, Ford F-150s, and Honda Accords. They also want lots of vehicle features to enhance their rides. Shoppers in Atlanta want a Chevy Tahoe and third-row seats. People in Washington, DC, like looking for a Jeep Wrangler and Bluetooth®. In Austin, shoppers are hunting for a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and leather seats. And, in Boise, folks can’t get enough of the Ford F-150 with 4X4 power!

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These Are the Cars You're Looking For

Around the country, shoppers are seeking out different cars and trucks. We see the search patterns, in the northeast, southeast, midwest, southwest, and west coast. And we’re sharing our results with you.

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Top 10 4WD and AWD Cars of 2016

Searching for used 4WD and AWD vehicles for better traction and acceleration on icy highways, rocky roads, and winding paths? Not sure whether 4WD or AWD is best for you? All-wheel drive is available for sedan fans, wagon lovers, or trunk junkies. This system automatically pushes power to each of your vehicles' four wheels, as they need it, for traction and stability on- or off-road.

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Which to Buy: Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. Acura MDX

There are an endless amount of cars, crossovers, and trucks in the used vehicle market—and for families seeking a combination of utility and style, few vehicles address these needs better than the used Acura MDX and used Jeep Grand Cherokee. They’re among our top 10 SUVs of 2016, and both are equipped with all the fixings that make for a comfortable drive on the road. They can both be easily loaded up with plenty of cargo, and they’re both available with all-wheel or four-wheel drive.

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