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8 Best Electric Cars for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for ways to lead a greener lifestyle? Consider the practicality, range, and on-road fun of an EV. Our list of the eight best electric cars for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from February 1, 2020 through July 31, 2020) is a great place to begin your search.

Rankings Tuesday, September 29, 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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2020 BMW i3: Reviews, Photos, and More

Are you interested in a compact and fun-to-drive electric car like the BMW i3? You can explore photos, key features, specs, and more in this 2020 BMW i3 review.

Reviews and Comparisons Thursday, May 21, 2020
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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
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[Video] BMW i3 Electric vs. Nissan Leaf Electric

Here, we take a look at the 2014 BMW i3 and the 2013 Nissan LEAF SV, two electric vehicles that are great for commuting but also capable of longer road trips.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, October 6, 2017
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[Video] Is the all-electric BMW i3 the right car for you?

This BMW i3 review will help you learn more about this exciting all-electric vehicle and the features that make it a lifestyle choice, not just another electric car.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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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.

Buying a Car Monday, March 13, 2017
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10 MPG-Boosting Electric & Hybrid Cars

Most used car buyers consider hybrid cars and electric cars for two reasons. They want to save money on fuel, and they’re concerned about the environmental impact of burning gasoline. There are additional reasons for wanting to drive electric cars and hybrid SUVs; for example, some drivers want to get behind the wheel of something that’s got a technological edge.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, February 13, 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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