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68 Best SUVs

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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
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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
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10 Best Hatchback Cars for 2020: Ranked

Hatchbacks blend the best features of a subcompact with a full-size sedan to deliver a perfect blend of practicality and excitement. Take a look at our list of the 10 best hatchbacks for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Tuesday, December 17, 2019
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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 Toyota Prius: Reviews, Photos, and More

The Toyota Prius is a hybrid hatchback with a lot to features to offer, a great powertrain, and a spacious interior. Read on to learn more about the features and specs in this 2019 Toyota Prius review.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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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
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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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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
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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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27 Best Family Cars

With so many options for families on the roads today, CarMax is here to help guide you on your search for your next family car. This article covers a list of some of the best SUVs, sedans and minivans for families of all sizes.

Rankings Wednesday, December 13, 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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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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