America’s Top Ten Most Stolen Vehicle Makes

Car thieves have a new favorite target: the Ford Full Size Pick-Up.

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau’s latest “Hot Wheels” report, which includes crime data from across the country, Ford Full Size Pick-Ups were the most stolen vehicle in 2019, supplanting the Honda Civic as the top target of theft.

The report examines vehicle theft data submitted by law enforcement to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and determines the vehicle make, model, and model year most reported stolen in 2019.

The most stolen vehicles in the nation during 2019 were:

Rank     Vehicle                                     Thefts               Most Frequent Year Stolen

1          Ford Pick-Up (Full Size)         38,938             2006

2          Honda Civic                              33,220             2000

3          Chevrolet Pick-Up (Full Size)      32,583             2004

4          Honda Accord                           30,745             1997

5          Toyota Camry                           15,656             2007

6          Nissan Altima                            13,355             2015

7          Toyota Corolla                          12,137             2018

8          Dodge Pick-Up (Full Size)           11,292             2001

9          GMC Pick-Up (Full Size)             11,164             2018

10        Honda CR-V                              10,094             2001

In 2019, the top three model years stolen were 2018 vehicles (47,859 thefts), followed by 2019 models (45,188 thefts), and 2017 models (39,425 thefts).

Find out more at www.nicb.org.

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