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60 Best Cars for the Money for 2020: Ranked by Price

Get a head start on your car shopping with this list of the 60 best cars for the money for 2020 shoppers, based on average CarMax prices and sales data from May 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019. Explore vehicles with average prices of $10K and beyond to help make choosing the right car easy.

Rankings Wednesday, January 15, 2020
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10 Best Used Cars under $15K: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a used car with great features and options, plus a price tag that fits your budget? Check out our list of the 20 best used cars under $15,000 for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax average prices and sales data from June 1, 2019 through November 30, 2019.

Rankings Monday, January 13, 2020
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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars for 2020: Ranked

Looking for a more engaging driving experience? Explore these stick shift cars. We’ve compiled this helpful list of the 10 best manual transmission 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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2019 Kia Soul: Reviews, Photos, and More

The Kia Soul is a compact vehicle with plenty of cargo and interior space, as well as looks that make it stand out from the crowd. Read on to learn more about this vehicle’s features, specs, and rankings in this 2019 Kia Soul review.

Reviews and Comparisons Thursday, October 17, 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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10 Best Tailgating Cars for 2018

This article can help you find some great vehicles for tailgating — whether it’s football season or not!

Rankings Friday, October 12, 2018
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Honda Fit vs. Kia Soul: Which to Buy

In the market for a practical vehicle that combines compact maneuverability with optimized storage and passenger space? Check out this article that compares the features of the 2014-2017 model years of the Honda Fit and Kia Soul.

Reviews and Comparisons Wednesday, April 18, 2018
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12 Reasons to Buy a Kia Soul

In this Kia Soul review, you’ll see just how funky and unique you can make your Soul. Customers can Soul-search and build their own, choosing from plenty of cool colors and configurations.

Reviews and Comparisons Friday, July 7, 2017
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40 Refreshed or Updated Cars for 2017

Henry Ford once famously told customers that his Model T came in any color they wanted, so long as that color was black. That was over 100 years ago. Today, the vehicles available to us come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, with a profusion of available options and features. Whether you're shopping for a quality used vehicle, or you want to take the plunge with a new car, 2017 is a great time to see what's available.

Trends Friday, January 20, 2017
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