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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

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130 Best Used Cars for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

In the market for a new-to-you car? This guide will help you find the one that's right for you, whether you're after a rugged pickup, family minivan, or compact city car.

Rankings Monday, April 13, 2020
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11 Best MPG Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Want a pickup truck while looking to go longer between stops at the pump? Check out our list of the 11 best mpg trucks for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 30, 2020, and city/highway fuel economy data from fueleconomy.gov.

Rankings Thursday, March 26, 2020
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12 Best Pickup Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

On the hunt for a rugged truck to help you tackle heavy-duty jobs and weekend adventures? Start your search by checking out this list of the 12 best pickup trucks for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020.

Rankings Wednesday, March 25, 2020
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10 Best Pickup Trucks under $25K for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

The pickup truck offers an unrivaled combination of versatility, space, and pulling power, all in a very affordable package. Take a look at our list of the 10 best pickup trucks under $25,000 for 2020, based on CarMax sales and average pricing data from June 1, 2019 and November 30, 2019.

Rankings Monday, March 23, 2020
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7 Best Small Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

If you're looking for a truck to haul or even go out into the wilderness with, but don't want something too big, check out his list of the seven best small trucks for 2020 shoppers. This list is based on CarMax sales data from August 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020.

Rankings Thursday, March 12, 2020
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2020 Toyota Tacoma: Reviews, Photos, and More

The midsize Toyota Tacoma is fun to drive and equipped with a robust set of features. Check out this 2020 Toyota Tacoma review to find out what makes this family-friendly SUV so popular on our lots.

Reviews and Comparisons Thursday, January 30, 2020
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Winter Comfort for Everyone

We found some of the most popular features for making your ride comfortable in the cold.

Trends Thursday, January 30, 2020
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Most Wanted Cars for 2020

Thinking about buying a used car or truck? CarMax data shows the top vehicles America has been searching for on carmax.com on the cusp of the new year. The Ford F-150, Dodge Ram 1500, and Chevrolet Silverado rose to the top of our national most-wanted list.

Trends Monday, January 13, 2020
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10 Best Pickup Trucks under $25,000: Ranked

A pickup truck is a versatile vehicle that's just as comfortable on the run to work as it is on weekend adventures. Take a look at the top 10 best-selling pickup trucks with an average price of less than $25,000, based on CarMax pricing and sales data from March 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019.

Rankings Monday, October 28, 2019

10 Best Pickup Trucks of 2018: Ranked

Here’s a breakdown of the CarMax 10 best pickup trucks of 2018 so far, based on sales from November 1 through May 31. Each of the trucks on this list does a great job of meeting our customers’ needs for utility and comfort.

Rankings Wednesday, July 18, 2018
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14 Great Cars for Every Budget

Whether you want to get there with gas to spare or need extra cargo space and V8 power, here are 14 used cars and trucks that give you lots of value at a manageable price.

Buying a Car Friday, February 23, 2018
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Best Trucks Buying Guide

In this article, we'll tell you about some of the best trucks on our lots, based on sales information from the first nine months of 2017. We've put together a best trucks buying guide to help you find the best pickup truck for you.

Buying a Car Monday, December 4, 2017
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