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68 Best SUVs

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10 Best AWD and 4WD SUVs for 2020 Shoppers: Reviews, Photos, and More

Ready to add an SUV to your driveway? Dig into this list of the 10 best AWD and 4WD SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data from September 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020.

Rankings Monday, June 1, 2020
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10 Best Manual Transmission Cars for 2020: Ranked

For the most engaging and pure driving experience, a manual transmission is the way to go. Read our list of the 10 best manual transmission cars for 2020 shoppers (based on CarMax sales data from September 10, 2019 through February 29, 2020) to explore your options.

Rankings Thursday, May 14, 2020
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68 Best SUVs for 2020: Ranked by Type & Price

Looking for an SUV? Whether you're searching for something big and comfortable for long road trips or something more compact for your commute into the city, you'll be able to find something in this list of the 68 best SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data.

Rankings Tuesday, May 12, 2020
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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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Top 12 Romantic Getaway Cars

If you’re looking for a used car or truck to help you plan the perfect date or weekend getaway, you’ve got plenty of choices. Here's a list of 10 popular used vehicles that our customers love.

Buying a Car Thursday, January 30, 2020
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2020 Jeep Wrangler: Reviews, Photos, and More

Designed to tackle the elements and travel wherever your dreams take you, today's Wranglers offer a selection of powertrain options, body styles, and roof possibilities to enhance the SUV's open-air fun. To learn more, check out this 2020 Jeep Wrangler review.

Reviews and Comparisons Tuesday, January 28, 2020
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10 Best Luxury Compact SUVs for 2020: Reviews, Photos, and More

Interested in purchasing a luxury compact SUV? Check out this list of the 10 best luxury compact SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data (from June 1, 2019 through November 30, 2019). They provide a great combination of passenger space, cargo storage, and versatility.

Rankings Wednesday, January 22, 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 Tailgating Cars for 2018

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

Rankings Friday, July 19, 2019
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Top 10 Dream Vehicles

The vehicle of your dreams is waiting for you and is loaded with features that will have you on cloud nine. Check out our list of some of the best CarMax-recommended vehicles to help make your dreams a reality.

Rankings Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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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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2017's Most Wanted Cars

We’re taking a closer look at the most searched cars and trucks on carmax.com in 2017. Shoppers across the country are looking for Jeep Wranglers, Ford F-150s, and Honda Accords. They also want lots of vehicle features to enhance their rides. Shoppers in Atlanta want a Chevy Tahoe and third-row seats. People in Washington, DC, like looking for a Jeep Wrangler and Bluetooth®. In Austin, shoppers are hunting for a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and leather seats. And, in Boise, folks can’t get enough of the Ford F-150 with 4X4 power!

Buying a Car Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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