There's been a major change in what car thieves target in New York State. If you own one of these vehicles, you might be in danger.

Vehicle thefts are on the rise. Again.

Nearly 20% Increase In Vehicle Thefts


According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), over 1 million vehicles were stolen in 2023. In 2020, over 870,000 vehicles were reported stolen.

This week, the NICB updated it's list of the most stolen vehicles. Below is the list of the 10 vehicles that were stolen the most in 2023.

These Are Now The Top 10 Most Stolen Cars In New York

The NICB reports vehicle theft rates continue to increase. These are the most common vehicles that are getting stolen.

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A motor vehicle is stolen every 32 seconds, according to the NICB.

Hyundai, Kia, and Honda Among the Most Stolen Car Makers

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The NICB reports the U.S. "is still experiencing a surge in vehicle theft rate."

The 2023 list is drastically different than the 2022 list. See that list below or CLICK HERE.

According to the NICB, full-size pickup trucks used to top the list. But as of 2023, Hyundai and Kia combined makeup six of the 10 most frequently stolen vehicles.

Many Kia and Hyundai Vehicles Can Be Stolen With A USB

Hyundai and Kia now top the list thanks to viral social media videos that proved how easy it is to steal locked cars without a key. See how below:

Despite getting stolen so often, Kia was recently named one of the "safest" car brands in New York.

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2022 List Of Most Stolen Cars

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The Top 10 Most Stolen Cars In New York State

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