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Top 10 Stolen Cars and How to Keep Yours Safe

Vehicle theft is an ever-present concern in today’s society, with thieves becoming increasingly sophisticated in their methods. In Canada, a vehicle is stolen every 6 minutes, according to recent statistics. The auto theft rate has surged by a staggering 72% from 2014 to 2021, indicating a significant escalation in this criminal activity. Even more concerning, the auto theft rate has risen by 14% in the last year alone. We understand the importance of protecting your valuable assets. In this blog post, we will discuss the top 10 most stolen vehicles in recent years, shed light on the alarming rise in auto theft rates, and introduce our innovative solution, Connected Car, which combines physical and digital security measures to keep your vehicle safe.

10. 2013-18 Toyota RAV4

2013-2018 Toyota RAV4

The Toyota RAV4, with its practicality, fuel efficiency, and spaciousness, has become a popular choice for families and individuals alike. However, its high demand has caught the attention of criminals looking to capitalize on the stolen vehicle market.

9. 2011-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2011-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee’s reputation for off-road capabilities, luxurious features, and versatile performance make it a favorite among adventure-seeking drivers. Unfortunately, these attributes also make it an appealing choice for car thieves.

2018-2021 Honda Accord

2018-2021 Honda Accord

The Honda Accord, known for its reliability and fuel efficiency, has been a staple in the automotive market for years. However, this popularity has made it a prime target for thieves seeking to profit from its parts or sell it whole.

1999-2006 Chevrolet/GMC Silverado/Sierra 1500

1999-2006 Chevrolet Silverado

The Chevrolet Silverado is a popular choice among truck enthusiasts, making it a common sight on roads across the country. Its popularity translates into a higher risk of theft, as criminals target these vehicles for their high demand and resale value.

2011-2018 RAM 1500 Series

2011-2018 RAM 1500 Series

The RAM 1500’s power, towing capacity, and rugged design make it an attractive option for both work and play. However, its desirability extends beyond legitimate owners, making it a target for thieves.

2013-2019 Toyota Highlander

2013-2019 Toyota Highlander

The Toyota Highlander’s versatility, spaciousness, and reputation for safety make it a top choice for families. Unfortunately, these qualities also make it appealing to thieves looking to sell stolen vehicles quickly.

2016-2021 Honda Civic

2016-2021 Honda Civic

Another Honda model makes the list, demonstrating the brand’s popularity and vulnerability to theft. The Honda Civic’s fuel efficiency and reliability make it a favourite among both drivers and criminals.

white Ford F150

2015-2020 Ford F-150 Series

The Ford F-150, being one of the most popular pickup trucks in North America, is highly sought after by thieves. Its powerful performance and versatile capabilities make it a target for those involved in illegal activities such as smuggling and transportation of contraband.

2016-2021 Lexus RX Series

2016-2021 Lexus RX Series

The Lexus RX Series is known for its luxury and performance, making it an attractive choice for both drivers and car thieves alike. Its desirability and advanced features contribute to its position on this unfortunate list.

burgundy Honda CRV

2016-2021 Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V tops the list of the most stolen vehicles, likely due to its popularity and high demand in the market. Its reliability and resale value make it a prime target for thieves seeking to profit from the stolen vehicle market.

In the face of rising auto theft rates and evolving security challenges, we understand the importance of staying one step ahead. That’s why we are thrilled to introduce our game-changing solution: Connected Car. We recognize that comprehensive protection extends beyond physical measures. In today’s digital age, vehicles are increasingly connected, presenting new vulnerabilities that require innovative solutions.

Connected Car leverages the power of technology to enhance your vehicle’s security like never before. With real-time alerts and notifications, you can stay informed about any suspicious activities or unauthorized access attempts. Whether it’s a door being unlocked or the ignition being turned on, you’ll receive instant alerts on your mobile device, empowering you to take immediate action.

But that’s just the beginning. The integration between your vehicle and the Alarm.com platform unlocks a wide range of features designed to safeguard your car effectively. GPS tracking enables you to monitor your vehicle’s location at all times, ensuring you can recover it swiftly in the unfortunate event of theft. Additionally, you can set up geofence boundaries, receiving alerts if your vehicle enters or exits designated areas, adding an extra layer of security and control.

Trust the experts when it comes to the security of your vehicle. Fill out the form below to get more information on this comprehensive and reliable solution.

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