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Best Used Cars

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

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

Check out our best-selling compact 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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68 Best SUVs for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

Whether you're looking for all-wheel drive for adventures, luxury features for your commute, or just a little more space, an SUV is a great choice. Check out this list of the 68 best-selling SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019.

Rankings Monday, January 6, 2020
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15 Best Midsize SUVs for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for the perfect family SUV? This list of the 15 best midsize SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019, presents plenty of options-- from three rows of seating to rugged four-wheel drive.

Rankings Wednesday, December 18, 2019
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10 Best Luxury SUVs of 2019: Ranked

Well-appointed and fun to drive, check out this list of our 10 best luxury SUVs, based on CarMax vehicle sales from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019. These luxury SUVs have the features and curb appeal to match.

Rankings Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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15 Best Midsize SUVs for 2019: Ranked

If you're shopping for a midsize SUV that's the perfect mix of practicality and fun, jumpstart your search with this list. Explore photos, key specs and more in our list of the 15 best midsize SUVs, based on CarMax vehicle and sales data from November 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.

Rankings Thursday, September 12, 2019
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Top 10 Dream Vehicles

The vehicle of your dreams is waiting for you and is loaded with features that will have you on cloud nine. Check out our list of some of the best CarMax-recommended vehicles to help make your dreams a reality.

Rankings Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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Which Car Brands Have the Most (and Least) Loyal Owners?

At CarMax, we’ve helped millions of customers sell and purchase their cars over the years. In this article, we share which brands have the most loyal followings, based on comparing customers’ purchases with customers’ trade-ins, from January 1 through December 31.

Trends Thursday, July 12, 2018
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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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Best SUVs for 2017

In this article, we cruise through our 2017 list of best-selling SUVs popular for their stylish and family-friendly features.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Top 10 Crossovers of 2016 | CarMax

Top 10 Crossovers of 2016

When the best features of both SUVs and wagons were incorporated into a single vehicle — the crossover — the automobile industry was revolutionized. Crossovers have the ample storage space and off-road capability of SUVs, plus the added practicality and drivability of a wagon. What’s not to love about a crossover?

Buying a Car Wednesday, October 12, 2016
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