Car Crime Statistics

Car crime is ever on the rise in the United Kingdom, showing no signs of slowing...
Remember, anyone can fall victim to car crime, not just those who own a high-risk vehicle.

It has been widely reported that vehicle crime has surged in the UK by almost 50% over the last few years.

Latest statistics reveal that, on average, a vehicle is stolen every nine minutes.

Here are top 15 UK’s most stolen cars.

UK's Top 15 Most Stolen Cars

Vehicles Stolen In 2020

Chances your stolen car will be recovered:

* Over 75% Of Stolen Vehicles Are Never Recovered…

[Source: The figures were released by the Driving and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) via Freedom of Information request by Rivervale Leasing]

  • Ford Fiesta
    3,392 Stolen
  • Range Rover
    2,881 Stolen
  • VW Golf
    1,975 Stolen
  • Ford Focus
    1,587 Stolen
  • BMW 3-Series
    1,435 Stolen
  • Vauxhall Astra
    1,126 Stolen
  • Land Rover Discovery
    900 Stolen
  • Mercedes E-Class
    766 Stolen
  • BMW 5-Series
    678 Stolen
  • Nissan Qashqai
    655 Stolen
  • Ford Kuga
    620 Stolen
  • BMW X5
    551 Stolen
  • Fiat / Abarth 500
    358 Stolen
  • Mercedes GLC
    342 Stolen
  • Audi A6
    268 Stolen
+ 0

Increase from last year


Cars are stolen daily

0 %

Of cars are stolen by hacking the keyless entry system

0 %

Of cars are stolen via physical key theft

0 %

Of vehicle crime happens at night

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