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Man Fresh out of Prison Steals Semi Truck Carrying 10 New Corvettes, He Wanted a Ride Home
Man Fresh out of Prison Steals Semi Truck Carrying 10 New Corvettes, He Wanted a Ride Home

18 Feb 2024, 22:33 UTC · By: Elena Luchian / A man who had just been released from prison stole a truck carrying 10 brand-new C8 Chevrolet Corvettes because he could not find a ride home

 
Kia Gives American Thieves a Tougher, More Physical Obstacle to Beat When Stealing a Car
Kia Gives American Thieves a Tougher, More Physical Obstacle to Beat When Stealing a Car

3 Jan 2024, 08:30 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / South Korean carmaker Kia released a new physical anti-theft device for the cars that fall pray to a new wave of social media insanity

 
These Are the U.S. Cities Where Cars Might Get Stolen the Most This Holiday Season
These Are the U.S. Cities Where Cars Might Get Stolen the Most This Holiday Season

21 Dec 2023, 23:32 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Christmas is almost here. Many Americans are already traveling or plan on hitting the road soon. There are some urban areas you might want to avoid

 
You Can't Make This Up: Kia Boys Arrested After Six Hits in One Day
You Can't Make This Up: Kia Boys Arrested After Six Hits in One Day

19 Dec 2023, 16:58 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Two 18-year-old Kia Boyz pushed the whole saga to a new level: they stole cars and other valuables one after another on the same day

 
13-Year-Old Kia Boy Arrested After Trying to Become a TikTok Celebrity
13-Year-Old Kia Boy Arrested After Trying to Become a TikTok Celebrity

7 Dec 2023, 18:25 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / It's not over: the Kia Boys madness continues, with teenagers still breaking into Hyundai and Kia vehicles for Internet views

 
Watch Thieves Steal a Rolls-Royce in 30 Seconds, Learn How To Prevent This Kind of Theft
Watch Thieves Steal a Rolls-Royce in 30 Seconds, Learn How To Prevent This Kind of Theft

25 Nov 2023, 20:26 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Keyless entry can render almost anyone carless in less than a minute. This unlucky Rolls-Royce owner can attest to it. Fortunately, there's an easy fix

 
15YO Kia Boy Steals Car, Crashes It Into the First Pole He Sees
15YO Kia Boy Steals Car, Crashes It Into the First Pole He Sees

20 Nov 2023, 16:23 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Kia Boys madness continues, as teenagers still find it ridiculously exciting to steal cars and crash them minutes later

 
How General Motors Can Remotely Disable a Stolen Car
How General Motors Can Remotely Disable a Stolen Car

19 Nov 2023, 18:21 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / OnStar Stolen Vehicle Assistance is a piece of technology that allows the carmaker to locate and disable a stolen vehicle

 
Tesla Model 3 Highland Might Be Much Easier To Steal Thanks to a Small Technical Change
Tesla Model 3 Highland Might Be Much Easier To Steal Thanks to a Small Technical Change

9 Nov 2023, 17:22 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla Model 3 Highland placed all the communication chips on a separate daughterboard in the headliner, making it easier for thieves to disconnect it

 
These Numbers Reveal the Horrible Effects of the Kia Boys TikTok Hack
These Numbers Reveal the Horrible Effects of the Kia Boys TikTok Hack

2 Nov 2023, 15:57 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Data shared by the Columbus Division of Police reveal that Hyundai and Kia models account for more than half of stolen vehicles

 
Kia Owner Tackles Kia Boy Trying to Steal His Car, 14 YO Teen Arrested
Kia Owner Tackles Kia Boy Trying to Steal His Car, 14 YO Teen Arrested

30 Oct 2023, 16:41 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Another episode of the never-ending Kia Boyz saga comes to an end, as two teenagers got arrested after stealing at least six cars

 
Next-Gen Thief Breaks Into Car, Looks for Phone, And Transfers All Money to His Account
Next-Gen Thief Breaks Into Car, Looks for Phone, And Transfers All Money to His Account

6 Oct 2023, 13:24 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Car thieves are slowly evolving into tech-savvy criminals, as they are now using technology to break into vehicles and steal money

 
Car Thieves Who Target Tesla EVs Use an Ingenious Method To Get Away With the Stolen Cars
Car Thieves Who Target Tesla EVs Use an Ingenious Method To Get Away With the Stolen Cars

4 Oct 2023, 11:20 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Police busted a theft ring in Portland, Oregon that stole multiple Tesla EVs after disabling their GPS devices. Four vehicles were recovered

 
These 5 Features Make the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y Nearly Impossible To Steal
These 5 Features Make the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y Nearly Impossible To Steal

24 Sep 2023, 17:13 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Thieves, begone! That's what a Tesla would say when someone attempts to get inside it without having the proper credentials or take it for a joy ride

 
Man Thinks He's in 'Gone in 60 Seconds,' Steals Porsche 911 Turbo From Classic Car Museum
Man Thinks He's in 'Gone in 60 Seconds,' Steals Porsche 911 Turbo From Classic Car Museum

9 Aug 2023, 14:37 UTC · By: Elena Luchian / A Florida man thought he was in 'Gone in 60 Seconds." He stole a classic Porsche from a museum in California. It was not his first car theft

 
Watch Thieves Steal an SUV in 90 Seconds, the Key Fob Doesn't Need To Be Nearby
Watch Thieves Steal an SUV in 90 Seconds, the Key Fob Doesn't Need To Be Nearby

2 Jul 2023, 20:56 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Your vehicle with a factory alarm system is not safe any longer. Here's how fast it can be taken without raising any red flags

 
Horrified Mom Saves Toddler From Her Car As Thieves Drive Off During School Run
Horrified Mom Saves Toddler From Her Car As Thieves Drive Off During School Run

28 Jun 2023, 11:15 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / She was able to rescue her one-year-old, who was seated at the back, before the car thieves sped off in her car. The baby was uninjured in the event

 
Welcome to Atlanta: Triggering Skit Demonstrates How Easily Criminals Break Into Cars
Welcome to Atlanta: Triggering Skit Demonstrates How Easily Criminals Break Into Cars

22 Jun 2023, 17:18 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / Everything Georgia, a Twitter handle specific to Georgia residents, recently posted a triggering video showing how these malicious crooks break into marked cars

 
Hyundai and Kia Sued by New York City Because Their Cars Are Too Easy To Steal
Hyundai and Kia Sued by New York City Because Their Cars Are Too Easy To Steal

7 Jun 2023, 18:08 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / New York City sued Hyundai and Kia for creating a "public nuisance" by failing to install electronic immobilizers to prevent cars from being stolen

 
Hyundai and Kia To Offer $200M Settlement for TikTok Theft Class-Action Lawsuit
Hyundai and Kia To Offer $200M Settlement for TikTok Theft Class-Action Lawsuit

19 May 2023, 11:00 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / The Korean companies went through a PR nightmare over the TikTok-inspired thefts. This settlement will cover around nine million US vehicle owners