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If you grew up in the early 90s, or were the parent or older sibling of someone growing up in the early 90s, you'll remember the Captain Planet cartoon. The environmental superhero always managed to vanquish whichever malevolent polluter was doing their dirty deed, thanks to his ring-wearing... read more

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2012 Fisker Karma EcoSport

Fisker Karma Assembly Stalled Til Bankrupt Battery Maker A123 Is Sold

Prodution lines at Fisker Automotive have lain silent for a month, the company revealed yesterday at the LA Auto Show. Fisker CEO Tony Pasowatz said that the hold-up is due... read more November 29, 2012 by  3


 
Joel Ewanick at the 2010 LA Auto Show

Fisker Hires Ex-GM, Ex-Hyundai Marketing Chief Joel Ewanick

When it comes to automotive executives, perhaps none is more resilient than former General Motors marketing head Joel Ewanick. Dismissed by GM last July over an expensive... read more November 27, 2012 by  4


 
Fisker Atlantic Design Prototype  -  2012 New York Auto Show

Fisker To Establish New Technology Center In Midwest U.S.

During the development phase of the Fisker Karma, the automaker established a temporary technical center in Pontiac, Michigan, in order to be closer to automotive industry... read more November 15, 2012 by  9


 
Henrik Fisker

Does A123 Bankruptcy Threaten Coup De Grace For Fisker?

Fisker Automotive has had more than its share of trials and tribulations of late. Now, a new threat has emerged that holds the potential to harm the company severely, by... read more November 7, 2012 by  2


 
2012 Fisker Karma during road test, Los Angeles, Feb 2012

Sandy Flood Fire Followup: Fisker Karma Battery Not At Fault

It's becoming an awkward, unfortunate routine. Somewhere, somehow, a Fisker Karma catches fire, and the company rushes in its inspectors and engineers to analyze the... read more November 6, 2012 by  15


 
2012 Fisker Karma EcoChic, New York City, Jan 2012

Sandy Carnage: Fisker Karmas Submerged In Salt Water Burn At Port

For luxury automaker Fisker, things just go from bad to worse. While hurricane Sandy has caused more pressing issues for the East coast and its residents than a few submerged... read more October 31, 2012 by  11


 
2012 Fisker Karma during road test, Los Angeles, Feb 2012

Fisker Karma Boosts Hollywood Image With Cameo In Thriller

Some might say that luxury carmaker Fisker's story is a bit of a thriller itself. Whether tales of fires and frozen loans will measure up to the new Harrison Ford thriller... read more October 18, 2012 by  2


 
Fisker Atlantic concept unveiling before New York Auto Show, April 2012

Fisker Atlantic Plug-in Sedan Delayed Until At Least Late 2014

Less than three weeks ago, Fisker Automotive announced it has successfully closed its latest round of funding, netting a total of $100 million more in funds to develop its... read more October 16, 2012 by  1


 
Henrik Fisker

2012 Fisker Karma Owners Average 150 MPG, Company Says

The same day Consumer Reports released its devastating review of the 2012 Fisker Karma, the makers of the range-extended electric luxury sedan put out their own press... read more September 26, 2012 by  16


 
2012 Fisker Karma during road test, Los Angeles, Feb 2012

More 2012 Fisker Karma Woe: Consumer Reports Review Savages Plug-In Hybrid

The well-respected Consumer Reports doesn't pull any punches, and its review of the 2012 Fisker Karma range-extended electric luxury sedan is no exception. The magazine all... read more September 25, 2012 by  6


 
2012 Fisker Karma during road test, Los Angeles, Feb 2012

Fisker Karma: No. 2 Best Selling 4-Door Luxury Car In Netherlands, But...

After a week involving fires, financial woes and recalls, it looks like things may be looking up for Fisker Automotive: its 2012 Karma plug-in hybrid is the second... read more August 22, 2012 by  8


 
Screen capture from video by Aaron Wood of fire in 2012 Fisker Karma in Wooside, CA, August 2012

Fisker Karma Fire Due To Faulty Cooling Fan, Recall Underway, Factory Says

Well, that was quick. On Saturday, just eight days after a fire badly damaged a 2012 Fisker Karma, the company has completed its forensic investigation, announced the cause... read more August 20, 2012 by  11


 
Henrik Fisker

How Many Karmas Has Fisker Built So Far? We Say 2,000-Plus

For roughly six months, Fisker Automotive has said it's sold "about 1,000" of its Karma range-extended electric luxury sedan, globally. Then, on July 31, we spotted a... read more August 15, 2012 by  3


 
Screen capture from video by Aaron Wood of fire in 2012 Fisker Karma in Wooside, CA, August 2012

Second Fisker Karma Fire Casts Fresh Doubt On Plug-In Hybrid

Given the hurricane of bad publicity for the Chevrolet Volt last year over a battery-pack fire (in a crash-testing vehicle, a week after it was wrecked), any fire at all in a... read more August 13, 2012 by  14


 
2012 Fisker Karma during road test, Los Angeles, Feb 2012

Fisker Admits In Ads, 'It Isn't Easy'

We have to admit, Kermit the Frog has wisdom well beyond his species. "It isn't easy being green" describes the world of electric and hybrid vehicles quite vividly, and few... read more June 29, 2012 by  15


 
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