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Best Used Cars for 2019

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids, and more.
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63 Best SUVs for 2019

Cruise through this list of our best-selling, family-friendly SUVs.
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10 Best Compact SUVs for 2019

Check out our best-selling compact SUVs.
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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 Subaru Outback: Reviews, Photos, and More

The 2019 Subaru Outback blends the smarts of a wagon with the capability of a midsize SUV. Take it off the beaten path with all-wheel drive, loads of space for your gear, and elbow room for up to five. Explore all that it offers in our 2019 Subaru Outback review.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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130 Best Used Cars of 2019: Ranked by Price and Type

What is the best car to buy in 2019? It might not be the latest model! Take a look at our best used car picks, based on sales at CarMax stores.

Rankings Monday, November 11, 2019
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AWD vs 4WD: Which to Choose

Do you know the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive? This article explains these two systems and gives examples of the best AWD and 4WD vehicles available based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018, through April 30, 2019.

Buying a Car Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Ranked

Did you know that you can still enjoy all-wheel drive (AWD) in a stylish sedan? AWD cars blend style, practicality and great handling into one package. Check out our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019.

Rankings Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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60 Best Cars for the Money 2019: 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, 2018 through June 30, 2019. With over fifty-thousand vehicles on our lots nationwide, CarMax has a variety of budget-friendly vehicles to suit your needs.

Rankings Tuesday, October 8, 2019
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10 Best AWD Cars for 2019: Reviews, Photos, and More

Even if your off-road adventuring is limited to the occasional foray on a dirt road, an all-wheel-drive (AWD) car is an excellent choice to tackle the road in confidence. Here’s our list of the 10 best AWD cars for 2019, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Friday, October 4, 2019
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30 Best Cars Under $30,000: Ranked

Interested in making a sedan your next vehicle? These cars, ranked based on CarMax sales data (from January 1, 2019 through June 30, 2019), offer a comfortable ride and excellent features for average prices under $30,000.

Rankings Thursday, August 29, 2019
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AWD Cars with Great Gas Mileage

If you're looking for a vehicle that will let you bypass stops at the pump while being rugged and durable enough to take on unforgiving terrain, an AWD car is a great choice. Check out our list of our most fuel efficient AWD cars based on CarMax vehicle data and fuel economy estimates from fueleconomy.gov.

Rankings Monday, October 8, 2018
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Best AWD Car: The Subaru Outback

The versatile Subaru Outback seems to be everywhere these days. They’re piloted by all kinds of owners — not just outdoorsy types! The Outback is our top-selling, best AWD car, based on sales data from September 1 through April 30.

Reviews and Comparisons Monday, June 18, 2018
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Best Used Cars for Summer

Looking for the right car or SUV for summer? Here’s a handful of ideas for vehicles that we think would make great summer cars.

Rankings Monday, June 18, 2018
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3 Best AWD Cars of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a rugged vehicle that can handle life’s twists and turns? An AWD car can give you the confidence behind the wheel for your next adventure. Check out our list of the best AWD cars, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018.

Rankings Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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