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    Read This: New Fisker owner ready to go broke building EVs, challenging Tesla
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    Now this is the kind of fighting spirit we like to see. Lu Guanqiu is a Chinese billionaire who has visited the White House alongside Chinese president Hu Jintao in 2011. He's worth an estimated $3.1 billion. And he wants to take on Tesla Motors and other EV makers with his newly purchased ...

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    Report: New Fisker claims 50-50 chance it will build cars in Delaware
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    As soon as the bankrupt Fisker Automotive started crawling back from the dead, rumors that the new owners would restart production of the Karma plug-in hybrid crawled as well. We've heard that the car would be built in the old General Motors plant the company owns in Delaware, that it would ...

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    Report: Wanxiang officially acquires Fisker Delaware plant for $18 million
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    Perhaps Wanxiang is serious about finally, actually re-starting plug-in hybird Fisker production. One of the first big official steps that The New Fisker has taken, other than putting up a new website, is to buy that old disparaged General Motors plant new Newport, DE for $18 ...

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    Official: The New Fisker website goes live, says Karma warranties limited to $2,000
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    If there's any question where Wanxiang hopes to take the remains of Fisker Automotive, just take a look at The New Fisker, a fresh official website for the bankrupt automaker. While the text available there hedges about just when and how the company will restart production, it is clear from the ...

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    Official: Tesla owners will celebrate Supercharger network with DC meet-up
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    Groucho Marx famously said that he'd never belong to a club that would have him as a member. When it comes to this particular club, though, we're going to beg to differ. The Tesla Motors Club is putting out the call for what they're calling the "All Superchargers Lead to DC" tour for Presidents ...

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    Report: Fisker bankruptcy results in lawsuit against co-founder, $7.4m utility bill for taxpayers
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    Fisker Automotive took its sweet time filing for bankruptcy, waiting well over a year between building its last car and calling it quits. In the time since the bankruptcy filing just over a month ago, though, it's been a busy on the Fisker news front. A lot of documents have been revealed and ...

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    Report: Fisker bankruptcy likely, says once-positive Delaware Governor
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    Delaware Governor Jack Markell gave business leaders a decidedly negative take on two possible futures for Fisker Automotive: bankruptcy or a negotiated settlement to pay off the $170 million it owes in federal loans at a reduced rate. Neither sounds very good for the governor of the state that ...

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    Report: Fisker, A123 settlement reducing $140m in claims to $15m approved
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    Fisker Automotive and what was formerly A123 Systems have received approval of their settlement in which Fisker's claims against the bankrupt battery maker were reduced by 89 percent, Bloomberg News reports. Fisker's claims against what's now B456 Systems were reduced to $15 million from $140 ...

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    Report: Fisker might have received complete $529m loan under Paul Ryan's plan
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    Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan might have supported full disbursement of the U.S. Energy Department's planned $529 million loan to extended-range plug-in vehicle maker Fisker Automotive. Then again, he might not have. Ah, politics. Recently, Ryan has joined fellow Republicans ...

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    Report: Ex-Fisker chair blames Mitt Romney attacks for DOE loan hold-up
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    Ah, election season... Former Fisker Automotive Chairman and current investor Ray Lane is blaming Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney for the delays in procuring federal loans that have been earmarked for the maker of the extended-range plug-in Karma and the upcoming Atlantic, ...

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    Report: More layoffs at Fisker; Delaware plant is 'absolutely empty'
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    Last we heard, Fisker Automotive was still "committed" to building the recently revealed Atlantic sedan at the former GM plant in Delaware. A few years ago, Fisker announced that site would be the company's new domestic production home (the Fisker Karma extended-range plug-in hybrid is made by ...

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    Fisker Automotive now hiring in Delaware
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    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Back in October of 2009, Fisker Automotive bought General Motors' closed down Boxwood Road facility in Wilmington, Delaware. Now, nearly two years later, Fisker is gearing up to get the re-commissioned factory ready for production of Project ...

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    Fisker says 100,000 plug-in hybrids a year could be built at Delaware plant
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    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Fisker Automotive CEO Henrik Fisker gave a presentation at the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner Monday night about his compnay's plans to build plug-in vehicles (PHEVs) in Delaware. Over 450 people from the community where ...

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    AFS Trinity looking at Delaware to build "150 mpge" vehicles there
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    AFS Trinity SUV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We've been over AFS Trinity's incredibly weird "150 miles per gallon" claim before, so let's not get into it here (especially since General Motors has since come out with their 230 mpg number for the Chevrolet Volt). What we have now ...

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    Fisker-GM plant deal under scrutiny from conservative Judicial Watch
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    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When Fisker Automotive announced it would buy an old General Motors plant in Delaware last fall, it was mostly reported as good news. The one bit of controversy was what role vice president Joe Biden played; Fisker said he was emphatically not ...

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    How Fisker's Delaware plant helps the local UAW
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    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When Fisker signed an agreement in late October to build the Nina project car plug-in hybrid sports car at a Wilmington, Delaware assembly plant that formerly belonged to GM, we mentioned that United Auto Workers Local 435 president was on ...

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    REPORT: Fisker going to Delaware for Project Nina plant; Quantum readies diesel-hybrid powertrain
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    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We heard earlier this week that Fisker Automotive has selected a location to build its U.S. production facility for its upcoming, lower-cost plug-in hybrid. Now there are all sorts of rumors swirling that Delaware is the place where Fisker ...

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    Electric vehicle-to-grid network arrives in Newark, DE
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    Newark, DE has gotten the green light for one of the first two-way Vehicle to Grid infrastructure. Sponsored by a $730,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, the project helps the state and the University of Delaware to purchase specially-equipped cars (retrofitted versions of the Scion xB) ...

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