Skip to Main Content

Used Car Reviews, Rankings, and More

Read our latest posts in car reviews and shopping trends.
Best Cars | CarMax Best Used Cars | CarMax

Best Used Cars

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids, and more.
46 Best SUVs | CarMax 46 Best SUVs | CarMax

68 Best SUVs

Cruise through this list of our best-selling, family-friendly SUVs.
Best Small SUVs | CarMax 10 Best Small SUVs of 2018 | CarMax

10 Best Compact SUVs

Check out our best-selling compact SUVs.
Article Image FPO

130 Best Used Cars for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

Car shopping in 2020? Start with our complete rundown of the best used cars for 2020 shoppers—all ranked by type or price, and based on CarMax sales data—to see which vehicle is ready to sit on your driveway.

Rankings Thursday, January 23, 2020
Article Image FPO

11 Best High-MPG Cars for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Choosing a car with great gas mileage can mean less stops at the pump and ultimately more fun on the road. Check out this list of the 11 best high-mpg cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data May 1, 2019 through October 31, and data from fueleconomy.gov.

Fuel-Efficient Cars Monday, January 13, 2020
Article Image FPO

8 Best Hybrid and Electric SUVs for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a hybrid or electric that offers a spacious cabin, robust standard features, and lively performance to match? Check out this list of the 8 best hybrid and electric SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from May 1, 2019 to October 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Article Image FPO

15 Best Hybrid Cars of 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a hybrid vehicle to save on stops at the pump? Kickstart your search with this list of the 15 best hybrid cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Article Image FPO

68 Best SUVs for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

Whether you're looking for all-wheel drive for adventures, luxury features for your commute, or just a little more space, an SUV is a great choice. Check out this list of the 68 best-selling SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Monday, January 6, 2020
Article Image FPO

15 Best Hybrid Cars: Ranked

Looking to move in style with less fuel stops? Maximize your road trip with a hybrid car. Kick start your search with our list of the 15 best hybrid cars, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Friday, September 13, 2019
Article Image FPO

9 Best Hybrid SUVs for 2019: Ranked

Hybrid SUVs are more popular than ever, and cover all the bases from comfort to practicality to all-terrain driving. Here's our list of the 9 Best Hybrid SUVs for 2019—based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Fuel-Efficient Cars Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Article Image FPO

Kia Niro: Reviews, Photos, and More

From plenty of cargo space to plenty of style, there's a lot to like about the Kia Niro. To learn more about this hybrid SUV, be sure to check out our Kia Niro review for photos, key specs, and features.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, May 10, 2019
Article Image FPO

Toyota Prius: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking to make a more green-conscious choice for your next ride? Check out this Toyota Prius review and explore key features, specs, photos, and rankings.

Reviews and Comparisons Thursday, April 4, 2019
Article Image FPO

The Most (and Least) Popular Places for Driving Hybrids/EVs in America

Whether you drive a hybrid or an electric vehicle, CarMax sales data reveals growing trends toward green-conscious car buying. Hybrid/EV customers are looking for more practicality by burning less fuel on their daily commutes. Popular cars include Toyota hybrid cars, Honda hybrid cars, and plug-in hybrid cars.

Trends Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Article Image FPO

Features You Auto Know: Alloy Wheels

Alloy wheels are a great option for those looking for sleek styling and performance. Alloy wheels can reduce the weight of your vehicle and look great while doing it. This article shares the benefits of alloy wheels and why this feature is worth a second look.

Friday, September 28, 2018
Article Image FPO

7 Best Hybrid SUVs under $30,000: Reviews, Photos, and More

In the market for a hybrid vehicle? If you are looking to save time at the pump, you don’t have to sacrifice passenger or cargo space in the process. Check out these best hybrid SUVs with average prices under $30K, based on CarMax sales data from December 1 through May 31.

Rankings Thursday, August 2, 2018
{"Expedited-Pickup":{"WhiteList":[],"BlackList":[]},"Finance-Application":{"WhiteList":[7106,7242,6021,7103,7104,7117,7243,7171,7197,6042,7150,7284,7218],"BlackList":[]},"Finance-Application-CoApp":{"WhiteList":[7117,7106,7171,7150,7218,7284,7242,6042,6021,7103,7104,7243,7197],"BlackList":[]},"Finance-Application-Suppress-Search-Results":{"WhiteList":[1],"BlackList":[]},"Home-Delivery":{"WhiteList":[7106,7171,7197],"BlackList":[]}} {"HP Article Promo":{"Regex":{"__interceptors":[{}],"Regex":"[0123456789abcdef]$"}},"Prequal":{"Regex":{"__interceptors":[{}],"Regex":"[0123456789abcdef]$"}}}
{"auto-address-switch":{"Enabled":false},"holdformvariantswitch":{"Enabled":false},"paidsearchurlitemsavingswitch":{"Enabled":true},"prequal-employment-and-income-switch":{"Enabled":false},"prequal-monthly-payment-preview-switch":{"Enabled":true},"prequal-on-calculator-switch":{"Enabled":true},"prequal-overtime-rate-switch":{"Enabled":false},"prequal-section-one-variant-switch":{"Enabled":true},"recommendedvehiclessearchresults":{"Enabled":true},"rendermakemodelresearchresultsonserver":{"Enabled":true},"rendermakemodelyearresearchresultsonserver":{"Enabled":true},"rendermakeresearchresultsonserver":{"Enabled":true},"research-pages-redirector-toggle":{"Enabled":true},"robots-txt-toggle":{"Enabled":true}}