10 Most Frequently Stolen Car Brands

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Think your car is safe from theft? Think again.

According to the Highway Loss Data Institute, these 10 are the most likely to be stolen, based on all insured models and what insurance companies reported as thefts. While insurance costs are full of variables, this should explain why big SUVs and pickups carry relatively high premiums, even more so than many sports cars.

1. Cadillac Escalade

Theft odds: 1 in 93

Avg. payout per claim: $11,934

Base price: $63,445

 

2. Ford F-250 Crew Cab 4WD

Theft odds: 1 in 103
Avg. payout per claim: $9,636
Base price: $34,290

 

3. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab

Theft odds: 1 in 125
Avg. payout per claim: $6,814
Base price: $25,370

 

4. Chevrolet Avalanche 1500

Theft odds: 1 in 135
Avg. payout per claim: $7,571
Base price: $31,675

 

5. Infiniti G37 Coupe

Theft odds: 1 in 141
Avg. payout per claim: $10,324
Base price: $36,915

 

6. Dodge Charger HEMI

Theft odds: 1 in 141
Avg. payout per claim: $10,118
Base price: $33,095

 

7. Hummer H2

Theft odds: 1 in 161
Avg. payout per claim: $10,324
Base price: $63,090 (or less, depending on offers)

 

8. GMC Yukon

Theft odds: 1 in 175
Avg. payout per claim: $9,499
Base price: $35,970

 

9. Nissan Armada

Theft odds: 1 in 222
Avg. payout per claim: $12,458
Base price: $38,460

 

10. Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Theft odds: 1 in 588
Avg. payout per claim: $41,229
Base price: $72,235

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