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According to a new report Mercedes-Benz takes the first spot when it comes to snatching luxury vehicles.

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau report, Mercedes-Benz C-Class is the most stolen luxury vehicle, an two of its siblings are also in top 10, with the E-Class taking the fourth place and the S-Class the 10th place. The report was based on the thefts registered in the National Crime Information Center database between 2010 and 2012 in the US.

The BMW 3 Series has taken the 3rd place and the 5 Series the 6th place. Among the top ten are also Cadillac CTS, Infiniti G Class, Lexus IS, Acura TSX and Lincoln MKZ. During the period analyzed in the report a total of 4,384 luxury vehicles were stolen, from which 713 have never been recovered, taking the recovery rate to 83.7%.

From the total of unrecovered vehicles 83 were Infiniti G Series, followed by he Mercedes-Benz E Class with 80 vehicles and the Mercedes-Benz C Class with 78 vehicles.

The most-stolen list:
1. Mercedes-Benz C Class
2. BMW 3 Series
3. Infiniti G
4. Mercedes-Benz E-Class
5. Cadillac CTS
6. BMW 5 Series
7. Lincoln MKZ
8. Acura TSX
9. Lexus IS
10. Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Source: freep.com