Two men broke into Boonah Automatics early on Sunday morning.
Property was stolen from the premises before the men were disturbed in the act and fled the scene.
The vehicle was last seen heading towards Ipswich along Coronation Drive.
Boonah Police reported that the escape vehicle was alleged to be a purple coloured Ford station wagon with Victorian registration.
Anyone with information relating to either of these offences is requested to contact Boonah Police or Crime Stoppers.