People Making Over $200K A Year Are Surprisingly Wanting This Car As Their Vehicle

When you think of a $200,000 a year salary, you would think the kind of car the person with that salary would drive is a Benz or a Bmw. Perhaps a Tesla if they are concerned about the environment.

Well, according to a new study by consumer research firm MaritzCX, the most popular car for Americans who make more than $200,000 a year is a Ford.

Yes, a Ford. The Ford F-150 pickup truck to be specific.

The demand for Ford’s truck has been so strong that the car manufacturer has even introduced new higher-end models in the last ten years.

There’s the King Ranch Edition, as well as the Platinum and the F-150 Limited.

Ford Truck Group Marketing Manager Doug Scott commented, “Whenever we add something, buyers tell us they’d like something even more expensive.”

The F-150 can cost you as little as $27,000, but when you start opting for wood trim, and heated and cooled leather seats, the price can go up to well over $70,000.

According to the head of the Mercedes-Benz Vans division, Volker Mornhingweg, in the past year the (U.S.) midsize truck market has come back a bit.

Could a Mercedes pick up truck be the next luxury vehicle in the market?

Disclaimer: We have no position in Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) and have not been compensated for this article.

Sofia Vida

Sofia has been writing for major news outlets for over 15 years. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, walking her dogs, and going to concerts.

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