According to police reports, thieves are targeting classic cars, with Minis, classic Ford Escorts and VW Campervans proving to be hot targets*. TRACKER, the UK’s leading stolen vehicle recovery company, urges classic car owners to take steps to enhance their security and keep thieves at bay. With many stolen cars being broken down for parts, project cars left on driveways are particularly vulnerable. TRACKER’s security tips help classic car owners protect their vehicle at home and on the road.
“Classic cars are an easy target for thieves, as they are missing the security features we take for granted on modern vehicles,” says Stuart Chapman, Head of TRACKER’s Police Relationship Team. “With police reporting a rise in classic car thefts, it’s more important than ever that enthusiasts take steps to secure their pride and joy