The most stolen cars in Moscow
The greatest horror for any owner of a vehicle is its theft. Only the accident with life-threatening could be worse. Analyze the statistics of vehicle thefts on the example of Moscow. It is the capital ranks first in the lists of the traffic police, as well as companies engaged in insurance. For example, in 2015 it was stolen more than ninety thousand cars, and twelve thousand of them in Moscow. Consider the most stolen cars in Moscow, so you can estimate the probability of theft of your car. In addition, we will talk about methods of protection from car theft, as well as in what situations they are most effective.
Hyundai Solaris is on the first place. Based on data obtained from the traffic police, in 2015 this car was stolen three hundred and twenty-one times. You have to wonder – why is this class hatchback In plus Korean most popular among thieves? Experts believe that this machine is common auto parts readily snap up Solaris, and pre-installed protection easy to break.
Not in the last place, and for several years this car gets to the top. In 2015 in Moscow, it stole three hundred and two times. The interest in the car due to the fact that it is mostly inexpensive, but from the available analogues has higher build quality. The Mazda is easier to market than Volkswagen Polo, despite the fact that they cost almost the same. Thus, the main cause of theft is high quality.
The third car in the number of hijackings was the Kia Rio statistics two hundred and eighty-seven burglaries. Experts see the reason for the unreliability of car lock: it can be hacked in just 30 seconds. In addition, the quarter glass are very fragile, break it in one point that will further lead to the theft of the machine.
Ford Focus lost its place in comparison to the list in 2015. Previously, he was always among the first three, but now has taken the fourth place. Experts in the field of electronics say that the immobilizer is very simple cracked software, then you can steal the car.
The next car on the list is the Toyota Camry. According to 2015 year, the car had been theft of two hundred and fifty times. Quite a large number, although the vehicle and well protected. But even with such protection, locks can be broken, hoping to sell more cars in Japan. Her popularity and status easily lure thieves.
Range Rover Evoque
Another car in rating — Range Rover Evoque, recently released the premium SUV class. The robbers first lures its high cost. Experts believe that now the number of registered thefts increased several times. In addition, drivers of expensive cars do not always care about protecting their machines by using various security systems. So today, the Range Rover is actively steal and sell in Central Asia.
Toyota Corolla famous model in Japan. Popular with car owners, and robbers. The car has a great cost, but it works flawlessly, and gained its popularity. Various robbers it attracts because it is easy to dismantle, distill and then to sell. This year the cars have reduced their place in the rankings, because now, more on penetrating the Russian market of cars of the Korean production.
Honda Civic – brand cars, what’s going in Japan. A very popular model, so like the hijackers. The owners of the brand believe that by paying a high price for the car, they ensured her safety. However, the installed protection is definitely inadequate because experienced burglars are well versed in the specifics of the standard of protection systems and can help to bypass and hack.
Mitsubishi Lancer is also included in the list. On a special test EuroNCAP has earned 5 points out of 5. Wonderful model, which, unfortunately, often subjected to looting. A few years ago, Lancer has been the most favorite car among car thieves.
Infiniti FX/QX 70
Infiniti FX/QX 70 car new production, has an attractive appearance. The SUV used in the city and in nature, is capable of high speed and quite attractive.
Where is kidnapped?
Typically, the robbery exposed the machine standing in the yards in the dead of night – two or three hours. Expensive brands can steal from the enclosed space. With all the methods of protection experienced robbers do a pretty quickly. In the summer, a growing number of thefts from houses.
Methods of protection
The main rule is one. Always check where are the car keys. Even leaving the transport not far and not for long, always take the keys with you to activate the alarm. Any burglar always dreams about the car with the keys inside. So very often stolen cars in Parking lots near the shops. You should not give the keys to unverified people. For example, a HUNDRED, washer, security guards. They may be in cahoots with the robbers. Perhaps they will make copies of keys and give them to the kidnappers.
The safest place for the car – it is paid Parking with security. In 2015 from January-July from there the car did not drove. So try to keep the car there. Such sites are many, especially in Moscow. If you still keep the car in the yard, then put it so that you could see him from the Windows and illuminated the place to make life difficult for burglars. Don’t skimp on the reliable alarm. Even the most primitive security system reduces the chance for thieves. Usually after turning on the alarm the kidnappers run away from the car. Only professional thieves can get to the unit activate the alarm before its incorporation. Also, don’t forget to buy insurance for the car. This will allow you to obtain compensation in the event of a robbery. It also indirectly reduce the likelihood of robbery.