Why some Hyundai and Kia cars are easy prey for car thieves

Some Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs lack an anti-theft “key” device, making them an easy target for car thieves. An insurance industry group says these cars are stolen at nearly twice the rate of the rest of the auto industry because their engines lack “immobilizer” systems, which is an electronic safety device that prevents … Read more

Thieves key to hack that leaves Hyundai and Kia cars vulnerable

Some Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs lack an anti-theft “key” device, and thieves know it. An insurance industry group says these cars are stolen at nearly twice the rate of the rest of the auto industry because their keys lack computer chips for anti-theft “immobilizer” systems. The thefts apparently started in the Milwaukee area … Read more