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Best Used SUVs

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145 Best Used Cars for 2021: Ranked by Type & Price

Shopping for a used car and ready to do some research? Check out this list of the 145 best used cars for 2021 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data. They're all ranked by price and type so you can find exactly what you're looking for.

Rankings Wednesday, January 6, 2021
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6 Best Small Trucks for 2021: Reviews, Photos, and More

Our list of the six best small trucks for 2021 shoppers has something for everyone, whether you're focused on getting work done or having fun off-road. Smaller trucks offer the versatility to tow and carry a payload, but with dimensions that can make them easier to navigate city streets.

Rankings Monday, November 30, 2020
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2021 Toyota Tacoma: Reviews, Photos, and More

With its muscular good looks, off-road talent, and available V6, the Toyota Tacoma is a potent midsize truck. Offering six trims and two body styles with a pair of special editions, there's a Tacoma to suit your need for capability and style. Check out this 2021 Toyota Tacoma review to learn more.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, November 24, 2020
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9 Best Pickup Trucks under $25,000

Are you looking for a truck that's ready to tackle every task you throw its way? Check out this list of the 9 best pickup trucks under $25,000, based on CarMax sales data from April 1, 2020 through September 30, 2020.

Rankings Monday, November 23, 2020
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12 Most Reliable Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

If you are looking for a truck that won't wimp out, then do we have options for you! Check out this list of the 14 most reliable trucks for 2020 shoppers, based on RepairPal reliability ratings, to find the pickup with the specs you need.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, September 1, 2020
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10 Best Pickup Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

If you're shopping for a truck, you might have noticed that there's no shortage of available models out there. To narrow down your options, check out this list of the 10 best trucks for 2020 shoppers, based on customer reviews, select vehicle specs, and RepairPal reliability ratings.

Rankings Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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13 Best MPG Trucks for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Looking for a fuel-sipping pickup truck with style and class? Explore photos, key specs, and more in this list of the 13 best MPG trucks for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020.

Rankings Tuesday, June 23, 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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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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