In 2017, Americans purchased more full-body pickups than humans in all but the EU's top three markets, […]
We're buying an unimaginable number of these things – about 2.3 million this year alone. But here's a theory: we do not buy pickups in this lot because we're more productive than our brothers in berets across the Atlantic.
It's not that we have so many more contractors, farmers and craftsmen who need pickups. It's like the Americans have more toys. It is estimated that 50 to 60 percent of the world's sport boats are sold here, as well as over 40 percent of the world's snowmobiles. Boats need to get to the lake and snowmobiles to the trail. And some of the cars that drive on the country's 1