Toyota Corolla: Most likely compact car to be stolen — Gasbuddy Gas Prices

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Toyota Corolla Compact II

Toyota Corolla: Most compact car to be stolen

Toyota made between 2010 and are the most stolen of any later-model car, according to the latest in the “catalog” of theft figures the National Insurance Crime (NICB).

The report, which down rates that 2010-12 makes and models stolen between April and December 2012, also theft figures of subcompact compacts were stolen three times as much as 14,258 to 5,501.

Of both and subcompacts, the NICB reported the following vehicles were the often stolen:

1 Toyota Corolla Compact

2 Ford Focus Compact

3 Honda Civic Compact

4 Nissan Versa Subcompact

5 Nissan Sentra Compact

6 Hyundai Elantra Compact

7 Mazda 3 Compact 1,085

8 Yaris Subcompact 1,072

9 Jetta Compact 993

10 Kia Forte 863

Frank Scafidi, spokesman for the said that the Toyota is often atop other and models in theft numbers it is “a widely popular model.”

“It an attractive target by its sheer on the roads,” Scafidi told Auto Insurance News

Only two subcompact models, the Versa and Toyota Yaris, into the top 10 rankings, but Scafidi that the bureau would to have many more about the individual thefts” for it to any conclusions about the strength of features on compacts versus

Toyota Corolla Compact II

Eight percent of cars both vehicle classes unrecovered, though a higher of stolen subcompacts went compared to compacts: 11 percent 6 percent.

The NICB also at recovery figures of stolen by “core-based statistical areas a geographic categorization based on metro areas, finding the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach in Florida had the highest number of thefts.

Interestingly, the CBSA with the unrecovered theft figure was San in Puerto Rico.

If ranked as a Puerto Rico would had the highest number of unrecovered by a wide margin, at 565. The figure was Florida’s 187, to the NICB.

When looking at figures overall, California all other states by far, 4,205. However, if Puerto was included as a state, the 1,021 thefts reported there have put it fourth-highest on the list, the 873 thefts reported in New York and 699 in Illinois.

Scafidi said the bureau the data to conclusively comment on car in Puerto Rico.

“Indeed, Rico was a source for a lot of those he said. “There could be a high concentration of these in PR, but we don’t have that of data or any other theft that would help us why it saw so many thefts.”

The NICB has released several on car theft this year so though this latest focuses on later-model 2010-12

According to Scafidi, “the in ‘smart-key technology’” has become the biggest deterrent to thieves who now to deal with more antitheft features if they to lift a ride.

“That, than anything else, has stealing a car a very difficult to do,” Scafidi said. He that with smart-key that are linked to a specific locking, unlocking and starting (theft) is not impossible, but it’s not easy to accomplish.”

Toyota Corolla Compact II
Toyota Corolla Compact II
Toyota Corolla Compact II

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