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10 Best SUVs for Towing for 2020: Ranked

Interested in an SUV with the ability to tow a small boat or trailer? This list of the 10 best SUVs for towing for 2020 shoppers—based on CarMax sales data and towing estimates from June 1, 2019 through November 30, 2019—will get you started on your search.

Rankings Thursday, January 23, 2020
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15 Best 3-Row SUVs of 2020: Reviews, Photos and More

Need to haul passengers, pets, cargo, or all of the above? Explore this list of the 15 best 3-row SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Thursday, January 16, 2020
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15 Best Midsize SUVs for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for the perfect family SUV? This list of the 15 best midsize SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019, presents plenty of options-- from three rows of seating to rugged four-wheel drive.

Rankings Wednesday, December 18, 2019
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The Third-Row Showdown

Thinking about purchasing a vehicle with third-row seating? CarMax sales data shows the most popular body types, makes, and models nationwide. You can also find out how third-row vehicle sales have held up over time. And which states and cities are tops for third-row sales.

Trends Monday, October 28, 2019
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15 Best Midsize SUVs for 2019: Ranked

If you're shopping for a midsize SUV that's the perfect mix of practicality and fun, jumpstart your search with this list. Explore photos, key specs and more in our list of the 15 best midsize SUVs, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Thursday, September 12, 2019
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30 Best SUVs with 3 Rows of 2019: Ranked

A three-row SUV is the ideal do-it-all people hauler. Our round-up of the 30 best SUVs with 3 Rows of 2019 (based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019) is the perfect way to jumpstart your search for your family’s next four-wheel addition.

Rankings Wednesday, September 11, 2019
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2019 Toyota Highlander: Reviews, Photos, and More

The midsize Toyota Highlander has seating for seven to eight passengers. It offers hybrid and all-wheel drive options, which gives you plenty of choices when you want to hit the road in style and comfort. Check out all the key features and specs in this 2019 Toyota Highlander review.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, August 30, 2019
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Honda Pilot vs. Toyota Highlander

Both the Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander boast a sleek ride, convenient features, and ample passenger space—but which is right for you? Check out our Honda Pilot vs. Toyota Highlander comparison to decide.

Reviews and Comparisons Thursday, August 30, 2018
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7 Cool Tech Features for Cars and Trucks

Lots of eager shoppers may be surprised to know that many of the features found on some of the latest 2018 vehicles are already available on newer used cars. Here’s a breakdown of some of these cool features.

Trends Monday, January 29, 2018
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Your Complete Toyota Shopping Guide

Toyota builds nearly every type of car for every kind of driver, and used models are highly sought after, thanks to their reputation. Whether you’re looking for a used sedan, SUV, pickup truck, minivan, sports car, or fuel-efficient hybrid, there’s almost certainly a Toyota out there for you.

Rankings Friday, March 31, 2017
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Top 15 Cars and SUVs with Third Row Seats of 2016

Vehicles with third-row seating have plenty of features for nearly every type of driver. For families that need a great family-friendly vehicle, SUVs, crossovers, and minivans with third-row seats give passengers roomy interiors and still have enough power to haul plenty of vacation equipment or moving supplies.

Buying a Car Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Top 10 Crossovers of 2016 | CarMax

Top 10 Crossovers of 2016

When the best features of both SUVs and wagons were incorporated into a single vehicle — the crossover — the automobile industry was revolutionized. Crossovers have the ample storage space and off-road capability of SUVs, plus the added practicality and drivability of a wagon. What’s not to love about a crossover?

Buying a Car Wednesday, October 12, 2016
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