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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

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback vs. Sedan

Here, we’ll explain all the hoopla about 2017 Honda’s Civic hatchback and sedan models. You’ll get a feel for the features and Civic fuel economy, plus why Honda fans are so smitten with these not-so-compact-anymore cars.

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7 Best Luxury Sedans

Looking to treat yourself with your next vehicle purchase? Drive in style and comfort with any of these top large luxury sedans of 2018.

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10 Best Large Cars: Ranked

Looking for a vehicle option that boasts ample storage and cargo space without sacrificing style or maneuverability? If so, check out these best ranked large cars, based on vehicle and sales data from January 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018.

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10 Best Midsize Sedans of 2018: Ranked

Looking for alternatives to SUVs? These best midsize sedans, based on CarMax sales between November 1 and May 31 are capable people-movers with some great features.

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10 Best Midsize Sedans of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for alternatives to SUVs? These best midsize sedans, based on CarMax sales between November 1, 2017, and May 31, 2018, are very capable people-movers with some great features.

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Dodge Charger vs. Dodge Avenger

Here, you’ll get a review of some of the great features found on the Dodge Charger and Dodge Avenger, including the hot 2017 Dodge Charger and the Dodge Charger Scat Pack.

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Which to Buy: Honda Accord vs Toyota Camry

The Honda Accord and Toyota Camry have been on the scene for decades. In this article, we share estimated fuel economy figures, average CarMax prices, and other features to help you compare late-model Accords and Camrys.

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10 Best Cars for Teens: Reviews, Photos, and More

Buying a first car for a teen driver can be an exciting yet hectic process for parents and teens alike. Explore 10 of our best cars for teens, along with some useful tips and resources for purchasing that very first vehicle

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Hybrids/EVs: Greener Trends in the Used-Car Market

CarMax sales data reveals a growing trend toward buying more used alternative-fuel vehicles. Popular used hybrids include Toyota hybrid cars, Honda hybrid cars, and plug-in hybrid cars.

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Ultimate Guide to Commuting Infographic

The best commuter cars have these 11 critical qualities for comfort and entertainment. How many are in your car?

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7 Great American Cars Under $15K: Reviews, Photos and More

Looking to buy a used car by an American auto maker? This comprehensive list of the top seven American cars under $15K will help you make a better informed decision.

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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.

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Sedan vs. Coupe: What's the Difference?

Before you start the hunt for your next used car, know the difference between the types. Take sedans and coupes, for example. Who knew there are more differences than the number of doors?

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy a Nissan Altima

The Nissan Altima is a budget-friendly sedan that gives you plenty of features and comforts, plus room for five.

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Top 10 Cars & SUVs for Winter

Do frigid temperatures and harsh weather leave you cold on the idea of braving the elements in your car? When you’re piloting a vehicle that’s up to the task, wintertime driving isn’t so much of a challenge. Instead, it can be fun!

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Reasons to Buy a Pontiac G8

Though its tenure was short-lived and it was only available in the US for a single model year, the Pontiac G8 is still largely considered one of the best American sedans produced in recent history. The G8 was first developed and produced in Australia, where it was known as the Holden Commodore. It was rebadged for the North American market in 2008, where it replaced the Pontiac Bonneville.

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Reasons to Buy an Acura TL

If you’re conducting used car research to find a deal on pre-owned luxury vehicles, it only makes sense to learn about the Acura TL—a car with touring luxury actually built into its name. The Acura TL is a mid-sized luxury car that succeeded the Acura Vigor and was produced between 1996 and 2014. While the first-generation Acura TL (1996 to 1998) was manufactured in Japan, production soon shifted to the Honda plant in Marysville, Ohio.

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Reasons to Buy a Ford Taurus

If you’re doing used car research and looking for an affordable, pre-owned car with a long and successful history, you’ll want to know more about the Ford Taurus. This successful sedan has been in production for 30 years, debuting in 1986 as a mid-sized car. After a brief hiatus following the 2006 model year, the Taurus returned in 2007—this time as a full-sized car. It’s a car that America has embraced, and it’s become the fifth best-selling Ford of all time.

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Which to Buy: Dodge Charger vs. Pontiac G8

Since their inception, muscle cars have transformed ordinary drives into adventures. Their beefy V8 engines, impressive performance characteristics, and aggressive stances make enthusiastic owners think up new reasons to grab their keys and take their next drive. If you want to reignite your passion for driving and experience the best muscle car the world currently has to offer, you’ll need to wade through the abundant options. Of all your four-wheeled options, the Pontiac G8 and Dodge Charger are worth a place at the top of your search list.

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10 Reasons to Buy a Dodge Avenger

The Dodge Avenger made a big splash when it jumped into the large pool of mid-sized American sedans more than 20 years ago. Its classic styling, high-tech features, and affordable price made the Avenger an outstanding contender in the front-wheel-drive market. Right until its last model year (2014), sophisticated facelifts and revisions made sure the Avenger has held onto its position as a popular choice from Dodge for daily drivers and performance enthusiasts alike.

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