The Cadillac Escalade was the most stolen car in Russia by the end of 2019. It follows from the data of “AlfaStrakhovanie”, which came in the “Tape.ru”.
The top 10 most popular car theft also includes models of the brand Toyota. In second place was the Toyota Camry, the third — Toyota Land Cruiser, the fourth — Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. Places from fifth to tenth occupied the Land Rover Freelander, Lexus LX, Mitsubishi ASX, Ford Focus, BMW 5-series and KIA Ceed.
According to statistics, most night thefts occur in residential homes and day — on the Parking lots at shopping centers. The hijackers break into the door and ignition locks and break Windows of cars to get inside.
If we are talking about expensive brand of car with the Keyless entry, the hijackers can read codes with the key of the owner of the car with the help of special devices. Most of these thefts happen in crowded places when the driver is a short distance from his car. While expensive cars are often stolen for resale, and budget for analysis of parts.
Video, photo All from Russia.