The priorities of the hijackers change from time to time. There is a rating of the most stolen cars in the world, the brands of the most frequently stolen cars are known both in St. Petersburg and Moscow, and in Russia in general.
Car brands popular with car thieves
The safety of the car is largely determined by its attractiveness to the hijackers. In recent years, this aspect has been taken into account when insuring a car. In other words - the degree of popularity of a particular car brand among car thieves directly affects the value of the insurance contract.
In Europe, most often steal cars BMW
Statistics on the registration of stolen vehicles is monitored by the police in each country and leading insurance companies. The ratings of the most hijacked cars are compiled just on the basis of the data collected by them and differ significantly depending on the region. For example, hijackers of America prefer the brand of Japanese cars, and in Europe, BMW ranks first in the ranking of the most hijacked cars.
Mazda-3 is also popular with motorists
According to the consolidated global rating, the Mazda-3 model ranks first in the frequency of hijackings. The Japanese brand "Honda" is in second place in the hijacking, while the most popular model is "Honda Civic". In third place is another representative of the Japanese car industry - the Toyota brand, namely its Camry model range.
The most stolen cars in Russia
The rating of the most frequently stolen cars in Russia is compiled according to the reports of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. It should be noted that the number of stolen cars has consistently increased, with the VAZ cars in the first place for more than a year. This is largely due to the fact that it is easier for car thieves to sell domestic cars for parts. As is known, almost every third stolen car is a VAZ car. The "Priors" and "Grants", as well as the "classic" models, are the most popular.
Classic models of Lada traditionally often steal
Almost twelve percent of all hijackings of cars in Russia are the Japanese “Toyota” hijackings. The third place in the hijacking is occupied by such representatives of the Japanese car industry as "Mazda". They account for more than five percent of all stolen cars.These are the data on the results of 2013 year.
In 2014, the first place in terms of hijackings in Russia is held by a car like the Mazda-6 and Mazda-3. This trend is associated with the growing popularity of this brand in the used cars market and in the spare parts market for these models. BMW X5 SUV in 2014 is in third place in terms of theft. Typically, the theft of this model is made to order, then the car is transported to the Caucasus. Lada "Kalina" and Lada "Grant" close the rating. They are usually stolen for parts.
BMW X5 is usually stolen to order
After the machines are dismantled for parts and implemented through small retail chains, it is almost impossible to track their fate. Nevertheless, the police from time to time conduct raids, the purpose of which is to identify stolen vehicles.
The most stolen cars in large cities: Moscow and St. Petersburg
As it is known, car thefts occur much more often in large million-plus cities and capitals. So in Moscow every fourth hijacking of Russia is recorded. Moscow car thieves, obeying the all-Russian tendency, most often steal domestic VAZ. In Moscow and the region, thirty percent of all hijackings are accounted for by cars of the domestic auto industry.The second place - behind the Mazda model - is twelve percent of thefts. In third place in the hijacking is the Mitsubishi cars. Their share in the total number of stolen cars in the capital is at least ten percent. This is followed by cars "Toyota", "Nissan", "Honda", "Hyundai", "BMW" and "Land Rover".
In Moscow and St. Petersburg, most often steal Japanese cars
In the northern capital, VAZ cars are in the first place in the hijackings. Next on the attractiveness for the hijackers are cars for the most part Japanese brands - these are “Mitsubishi Outlander”, “Ford Focus”, “BMW X 3/5/6”, “Mazda 3/6 / CX-7”, “Infinity EX / FX” / QX, Honda Civic, Toyota Land Cruiser (150-200) and Toyota Highlander. In St. Petersburg, there is a tendency to steal the most expensive car brands. Experts believe that the popularity of expensive brands from car thieves is due to the ease of selling such cars, including spare parts.
In St. Petersburg, prefer to steal more expensive cars
Interestingly, the most frequent hijackings in St. Petersburg occur on Thursday. As it turned out, every fifth theft of cars in this city happens just on this day of the week. The most unpopular days of the week for hijackers are Sunday and Saturday. So, on Saturday less than nine percent of cars are stolen, and on Sunday - less than five percent. On holidays, no more than one percent of all hijackings in the northern capital take place.
The most stolen car in the world today
The most frequently stolen car in the world for more than a year is the Japanese Honda Civic. This model remains the favorite for thieves since 2007. The Japanese Honda Accord and the American Toyota Camry are not inferior to it.
Honda Civic has been considered the most stolen car in the world for several years.
Based on these data, it can be argued that the most hijacked car in the world is not a brand new car. Owners of cars a decade ago and older cars should not relax, because these cars and steal most often. Such are the most hijacked vehicle models in the world. All of them were released more than ten years ago. But exclusive cars are not stolen very often. The site uznayvse.ru there is a detailed.
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