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Geneva Motor Show Preview: 2011 Fisker Karma Space Frame

Geneva Motor Show Preview: 2011 Fisker Karma Space Frame

While no journalist has yet driven a 2011 Fisker Karma with just nine months left before launch, the company will show the plug-in extended-range electric luxury sports sedan's aluminum space frame at this week's Geneva Motor Show. Designed to distribute elements of the car's plug-in hybrid... read more

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Denmark Crown Prince Frederik and Fisker Karma

Fisker Gets $115 Million, New Battery Supplier, Stays on Schedule

Last Friday, startup plug-in hybrid maker Fisker Automotive announced it had raised another $115 million in funds from private backers, including lithium-ion cell supplier... read more January 19, 2010 by  0


Fisker Automotive Secures $115.3 million Funding for Plug-in Hybrids

New American carmaker Fisker Automotive has secured access to an additional $115.3 million in private equity funding to develop plug-in hybrid cars.  This funding is... read more January 15, 2010 by  1


Quantum's All-Wheel-Drive Diesel Hybrid Military Vehicle at NAIAS

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: QTWW) today announced that its Clandestine Electric Reconnaissance Vehicle (CERV) all-wheel-drive diesel hybrid... read more January 15, 2010 by  0

Denmark Crown Prince Frederik and Fisker Karma

Royalty Drives Fisker Karma Plug-In Hybrid, Journalists Not So Much

Not surprisingly, automotive journalists compete to be the first to drive the latest new cars. Some crave Chevies, others follow Ferrari. Here at, we want... read more December 15, 2009 by  6

2009 Fisker Karma

Fisker Sets New Date For Release of Karma, Targets September 2010

The CEO of Fisker, Mr. Henrik Fisker himself, announced that production of the companies plug-in EREV Karma will be delayed slightly.  Though the delay does not comes as a... read more December 4, 2009 by  7

Power lines by Flickr user achouro

Will Electric Cars Destroy Your Neighborhood Power Grid? No, But...

Over the next 12 months, carmakers will introduce several new plug-in electric vehicles. One question that's frequently asked of GreenCarReports: Does recharging electric... read more November 23, 2009 by  4



Fisker Automotive continues to attract an impressive list of auto dealers in North America and Europe.  Today, Fisker Automotive announces that they have selected the Emil... read more November 4, 2009 by  0

2012 Tesla Model S prototype

Tesla Joins Tax-Incentive Trail for Not-Yet-Sited Model S Factory

It's starting to seem like tit-for-tat around here, as startup electric automakers Tesla and Fisker vie for--and get--federal- and state-funded loans and tax concessions to... read more October 30, 2009 by  3

Fisker Karma at Laguna Seca

Biden Blurts Out Fisker Nina Plug-In Hybrid Line: Sedan, Coupe, Crossover

There's nothing like a little old-fashioned reporter shoe leather, especially when few other automotive media outlets bother to make the trip. Our colleague Gary Gastelu of... read more October 28, 2009 by  2

Fisker Karma

Official: Fisker to Buy Former GM Plant in Delaware to Build Affordable Plug-in Cars

  Fisker CEO and founder Henrik Fisker was joined by US Vice-President Joe Biden in a dormant former GM assembly plant in Wilmington Delaware to announce that the plant will... read more October 27, 2009 by  10

2009 Fisker Karma

Fisker Buying Delaware Plant To Build Midsize 2012 Plug-In Hybrid

At 10 am tomorrow morning, Vice President Joe Biden is expected to announce that Fisker Automotive will buy the closed General Motors factory in Wilmington, Delaware, his... read more October 26, 2009 by  2


Fisker Automotive Near Deal to Aquire GM's Wilmington, DE Assembly Plant

Now reported widely around the web, Fisker Automotive seems to be near a deal to acquire General Motor's Boxwood Road assembly plant in Wilmington, DE, where GM produced the... read more October 24, 2009 by  4

Fisker Karma

Henrik Fisker Responds to False Claims By FOX NEWS

As we reported yesterday, FOX News presented misleading information regarding funds allocated by the federal government to the company Fisker.  They incorrectly stated how... read more October 3, 2009 by  6

Fox News

Video: Fox News Criticizes DOE Loans to Fisker and Tesla

While discussing two upstart electric car companies, contributors to the self proclaimed "fair and balanced" Fox News Channel (FNC) have proven that they are not smarter than... read more October 2, 2009 by  14

2011 Chevrolet Volt

MPG Follies, Or, Why Electric Cars Can't Get 367 MPG. Sheesh.

One of our most popular posts in August was a piece that broke down how General Motors projected a fuel efficiency of 230 miles per gallon in the city for its 2011 Chevrolet... read more October 2, 2009 by  6


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