An analysis of insurance claims from 2008-2010 by the Highway Loss Data Institute reveals the Cadillac Escalade to be the most targeted vehicle for car theft; the report also reveals the Escalade to incur overall theft losses more than 10 times the average vehicle.

Escalades routinely top the HLDI’s list of vehicles with the most theft claims, with the Escalade EXT ranks the worst with more than 14 claims are suffered per 1,000 insured vehicles. While Escalades are more than six times as likely as the average vehicle to be targeted by a thief, the next four vehicles on the list, and five out of the top 10, are pickup trucks.

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