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

Electric cars are quiet, fun-to-drive, and offer feature-rich cabins. If you want to lead a greener lifestyle, this list of the eight best electric cars for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2019, through April 30, 2020, is a great place to start.

Rankings Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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2020 Nissan Leaf: Reviews, Photos, and More

The 2020 Nissan Leaf is a great electric car. Standard driver assists, infotainment, and range make the Nissan Leaf an ideal choice for your next EV. Find out more about key specs and features in this 2020 Nissan Leaf review.

Reviews and Comparisons Wednesday, April 22, 2020
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8 Best Times to Buy a Used Car

If you're undergoing a big life change, like getting hitched, adding to your family, or starting a new job, you might also be feeling the itch to refresh your ride. If so, read on to learn more about the best times to buy a used car to help you on your search for the right car for you.

Buying a Car Friday, December 6, 2019
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2019 Nissan LEAF: Reviews, Photos, and More

For a peppy electric vehicle that fits with your green-conscious lifestyle, the Nissan LEAF has been setting a great example for nearly a decade. Find photos, specs, key features, and reasons to buy in our 2019 Nissan LEAF review.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, August 13, 2019
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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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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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[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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2017 Hybrid & Electric Cars Survey Results

This article shares data from new and used hybrid and EV owners based on a 30-question survey posted on CleanTechnica.com in June 2017.

Trends Tuesday, July 18, 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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