Five cars most at risk of being stolen in 2016

MyCarCheck.com has named the five cars most at risk of being stolen in 2016. The list is topped by some distance by the Porsche 911 Carrera 4S, with 1 in 6 registrations checked returning a stolen warning.

Second most at risk was the Mercedes-Benz CLC 220 Cdi Sport Auto, with 1 in 11 checked returning a stolen warning, followed by the Range Rover Evoque Dynamics D4A, Honda Jazz SE CVT and Ford Fiesta Zetec.

 

Make and model % checks
1 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S 16.67%
2 Mercedes-Benz CLC 220 Cdi Sport Auto 9.09%
3 Range Rover Evoque Dynamics D4A 5.26%
4 Honda Jazz SE CVT 1.33%
5 Ford Fiesta Zetec 0.26%

It should come as no surprise that the cars most at risk of being stolen in 2016 are prestige models: a Porsche 911 sports car, Mercedes-benz Clc220 coupe and Land Rover Evoque SUV. They are desirable to used car buyers and targeted by car thieves due to the profit potential.