It seems that adults aren’t the only ones impressed by the Ford F-150 Raptor. Ford’s high-performance off-road F-150 model is quickly gaining traction as a major hit for toymakers and video games. Scale-models of the Raptor have proven to be extremely popular with children of all ages, hitting an all-time high for Ford Motor Company’s licensing demands.
There seems to be a connection between this surge in toy popularity and the actual Ford F-150 Raptor’s top spot in the performance truck sales market. Sales records this year shattered last year’s, increasing by nearly 40%. The popularity of the truck is spreading to nearly every medium and even other countries such as Canada, Germany, Japan, China, and Brazil have seen high demand for the Raptor.
The Ford F-150 Raptor can be seen in toys and video games including:
- Hot Wheels and Matchbox cars
- Power Wheels ride-on vehicles for children
- “Need for Speed Most Wanted” racing video game
- “Forza 4” racing video game
Look for F-150 Raptor toys and video games, but also don’t forget to take a look at the real thing on the lot!