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Best Used Cars

Check out our best-selling used cars, SUVs, trucks, hybrids and more of 2018.

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Best AWD Cars

Cruise through our list of versatile and popular AWD cars.

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Best Hybrids Cars

If you’re in the market for a hybrid, check out this list of popular used hybrids.

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Best Compact SUVs

Compact SUVs are fun to drive and offer lots of cargo space to suit your needs.

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Best SUVS

Cruise through this list of our best-selling, family-friendly SUVs.

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Best Midsize SUVs

Looking for style and practicality? These check all the right boxes.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

10 Best SUVs under $20,000

In the market for an SUV that's a great value and enjoyable to drive? Check out our list of best affordable SUVs with average prices under $20,000, based on vehicle and sales data from February 1, 2018 through July 31, 2018.

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Best Small SUVs with Great Gas Mileage

Who says driving an SUV means sacrificing fuel economy? This list of the best small SUVs with great gas mileage (based on EPA fuel economy estimates) shows you can enjoy the best of both worlds.

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Used Car Reviews & Rankings

Best Used Cars of 2018: Ranked by Price and Type

What is the best car to buy in 2018? It might not be a 2018 model! Take a look at our best used car picks, based on sales at CarMax stores.

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46 Best SUVs of 2018: Ranked

This best ranked SUVs article features a wide variety of vehicles — everything from compact sizes for urban commuting to choices with additional cargo space and seating for the whole family.

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10 Best Small and Compact SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

A small or compact SUV is a great choice when you need a vehicle with room for cargo. Here, we help you compare these best small SUVs for 2018, based on sales at CarMax in 2017.


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Used Car Pricing Guide

In the market for a used car that's within your budget? Check out our used car pricing guide to get started. You’ll find a variety of sedans, trucks and SUVs to suit your needs.

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Best Cars for the Money: 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 through April 30. With over fifty-thousand vehicles on our lots nationwide, CarMax has a variety of budget-friendly vehicles to suit your needs.


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10 Best Compact SUVs Under $20,000: Ranked

Looking for a small SUV while on a budget? Take some of the guess work out of your search with this list of the best compact SUVs with average prices under $20,000, based on CarMax average prices and sales data from January 1 through April 30.

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Best Crossover SUV: Nissan Rogue

Here, we share features of the Nissan Rogue — including its estimated fuel economy, CarMax average prices, and generous trim options — that made it a best crossover SUV, based on sales at CarMax stores in January 2018.

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10 Best AWD SUVs of 2018: Ranked

Looking for an AWD SUV with the power and handling to take on just about any road (or off-road!) condition? Check out this list of the 10 best AWD SUVs for 2018 shoppers.

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10 Best AWD SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

In the market for a rugged all-wheel drive vehicle? These SUVs with available AWD can make tackling rough road conditions a breeze. Check out this list of best AWD SUVs, based on CarMax sales data from September 27, 2017 through March 27, 2018.

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10 Best Small and Compact SUVs of 2018: Ranked

Some of the best compact SUVs today are efficient, with good power and handy features like a turbocharged engine, all-wheel drive, and even third-row seats. Check out this top 10 list, based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017.

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10 Best Crossover SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

The best crossover SUVs combine the spaciousness of a standard SUV with the nimble handling and comfort of your favorite sedan. Whether you're searching for a compact, midsize, or larger vehicle in the SUV market, a crossover provides lots of options.

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10 Best Crossover SUVs for 2018: Ranked

Crossover SUVs are in high demand on roads today. Crossovers offer drivers the design of a stylish sedan and the cargo space of an SUV. Check out this list of the best crossover SUVs for 2018 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017, through October 31, 2017.

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Best SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

The best SUVs offer great family-friendly features for your daily commute and weekend adventures. Check out this list of best SUVs for 2018 shoppers.

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3 Best Compact SUVs: Reviews, Photos, and More

Compact SUVs offer great family-friendly features, plenty of power and nimble handling. If you’re on the market for the best compact SUV, check out this list of top-sellers at CarMax from January through August 2017.

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Car News

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.

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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.

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Buying a Car

Top 10 4WD and AWD Cars of 2016

Searching for used 4WD and AWD vehicles for better traction and acceleration on icy highways, rocky roads, and winding paths? Not sure whether 4WD or AWD is best for you? All-wheel drive is available for sedan fans, wagon lovers, or trunk junkies. This system automatically pushes power to each of your vehicles' four wheels, as they need it, for traction and stability on- or off-road.

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Buying a Car

SUV Buying Guide: Top Compact, High-Mileage, and Third-Row Seat Models

Sport utility vehicles, or SUVs, are quickly becoming the most popular vehicle segment among American drivers. There are many reasons for this, notably that these vehicles have become more affordable since their introduction in the mid- to late 1990s and that they’re also more fuel-efficient than ever.

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