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Tips to help you go farther between trips to the pump.

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Electrics And Hybrids

Interested in alternative fuel options and gas savings? Take a look at our guide on electrics and hybrids.

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Finance Education

How Auto Financing Works

Lots of people who come to CarMax for a used car or truck want to finance their purchase. It’s a common process, and we help these customers every day. But just how does the used car financing process work? In this article, we pull back the curtain on auto financing and explain it all, step by step. We think you’ll see that financing a used vehicle doesn’t have to be a daunting proposition.

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Car Research & Reviews

The 15 Best Used Cars Under $15,000

Read this article to learn about 15 used cars that won’t cost you more than $15,000.

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Best Podcasts for Kicking Up Your Commute

In this article, you’ll learn about 23 podcasts that tackle science, sports, crime, relationships, and life’s tough questions. Plug them into your listening rotation to make your commutes pass by in no time!

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Ultimate Guide to Commuting Infographic

The best commuter cars have these 11 critical qualities for comfort and entertainment. How many are in your car?

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Honda CR-V vs. Toyota RAV4: Two Popular Small SUVs

The Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4 are both top-selling all-wheel drive SUVs, and each has its own particular strengths. After reading this article, you’ll be able to understand how they’re alike and how they’re different, and determine which AWD SUV best suits your needs.

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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!

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12 Great Ways to Save Money on Your Next Used Car

Lots of folks are ready to buy a car or truck, but they’re not sure where to start and they don’t want to pay an arm and a leg. We’ve come up with a dozen different ways to help you save money on your next used car.

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Why Your Down Payment Matters

Buying a used car or truck is more stress-free when you understand how financing works. Learning about down payments is a great place to start.

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Car Research & Reviews

10 Reasons to Buy a Jeep Wrangler

The Jeep Wrangler has never been worthier of its status as an iconic, tough off-road vehicle. We talked with veteran CarMax associates to gather 10 of the top reasons our customers choose to drive a 4X4 Jeep Wrangler.

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Six Cool 2017 Trends for Cars and Trucks

The most recent car and truck technology is helping drivers get where they’re going more quickly and efficiently than ever. Check out the latest features of the 2017 vehicles, and the more recent used cars.

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