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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 SUVs Ranking

Cruise through our 2018 list of best-selling SUVs popular for their family-friendly features.

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Best Midsize SUVs of 2018

Midsize SUVs are great for outings just about anywhere. Check out this list of the best-selling midsize SUVs of 2018.

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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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Best SUVs with 3 Rows of 2018

In the market for a best 3rd row SUV with the style to match? Check out our list for the best SUV with third row seating for 2018 shoppers. Enjoy comfortable seating for the whole family plus versatile cargo space.

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10 Best SUVs with 3 Rows Under $25,000: Ranked

Here are the best SUVs with 3 rows that have average CarMax prices under $25,000, based on sales data and average prices at CarMax stores between January 1 and April 30.

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3 Best Midsize SUVs of 2018: Reviews, Photos, and More

SUVs are known for not just their seating and towing capacity, but their versatile cargo space and capable performance. In the market for a midsize SUV? Check out three of our best-selling midsize SUVs from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.


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10 Best Midsize SUVs for 2018: Ranked

A midsize SUV is a great option for those looking for a roomy interior and clever storage. Check out this list of the 10 best midsize SUVs for 2018 shoppers based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.

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10 Best Ranked SUVs with 3 Rows for 2018

The best 3-row SUVs offer additional passenger and cargo space for daily commutes and weekend road trips. Check out our best-selling 3-row SUVs of 2018, based on CarMax vehicle sales data from September 27, 2017 through March 27, 2018.

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

Looking for the best midsize SUVs for your daily commute or weekend adventure? Check out this list of our best midsize SUVs for 2018 shoppers based on CarMax sales data from January 1, 2017, through December 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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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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Which to Buy: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Kia Sorento

Compact SUVs are popular right now, and with good reason. With road manners more like those of a car than a traditional SUV, they’re comfortable and easy to drive. In addition, their liftgates and folding back seats provide lots of cargo space, and the high seating position gives good visibility.

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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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Top 5 Zombie Apocalypse Escape Vehicles

Zombies. We all think we’re prepared, but have you considered your getaway vehicle in the event of an apocalypse? We have, and as a public service, we’re sharing five recommendations. These popular used cars and trucks have unique features that could help keep you alive if civilization is threatened by the undead.

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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?

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Top 10 SUVs of 2016

If you need to move yourself to and from work on one day, and half a soccer team and all their gear on the next day, check out the SUVs on this list.

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The 16 Most Popular Used Cars for Families on the Go

We've created a list of some of our most popular family cars. All offer plenty of features for parents on the go, so the whole family can hit the road in comfort.

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