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    New York: Fisker Atlantic revealed, promises to be available to mortals someday [w/video]

    Overheard at the reveal event for the Fisker Atlantic this evening: This is the car you buy your secretary. Yes, the altogether good-looking Atlantic sets a new high for plug-in hybrid looks, and even though Fisker is tight-lipped about things like all-electric range, cost or an estimated ...

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    Report: Ex-dealer alleges Fisker Karma pushed to market prematurely to meet DOE loan conditions *UPDATE

    Fisker has found itself struggling with a range of technical issues shortly after the launch of the company's Karma extended-range EV, from faulty battery packs to pesky software updates. According to one former employee, that's no surprise. According to GigaOM, the worker in question reportedly ...

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    Report: Fisker chief touts company's future, seeks 'alternative' funding

    Fisker Automotive chief Henrik Fisker touted the advanced powertrain automaker's future without federal funding and is in daily talks for potential private financing sources, Automotive News (subs req.) reported, citing an interview with Mr. Fisker. The maker of the Karma extended-range plug-in ...

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    Report: Analyst predicts Fisker's demise; spokesman says that's premature

    Hiccup or death knell? That's what watchers of California-based automaker Fisker Automotive are trying to figure out after the maker of the Karma extended-range plug-in luxury sedan laid off about 65 workers and contractors in Delaware and California while renegotiating loan details with the ...

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    Why is old info about Fisker building Karma in Finland news again? ABC and Sarah Palin

    That the $95,900 Fisker Karma would be built in Finland was never a secret, never up for debate. The car was delayed, and now costs more than it was originally supposed to, but the Finland thing has remained intact. In fact, when the automaker applied for its DOE Advanced Technology Vehicles ...

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    Official: Fisker Karma gets EPA certified: 52 mpge, 32-mile electric range then 20 mpg

    Yikes. The EPA has finally released its official fuel economy rating for the Fisker Karma, and it's not high: just 52 MPGe, an all-electric range of 32 miles and 20 miles per gallon on gasoline when the battery runs dry. This is well below the numbers that Fisker reps were bandying about in past ...

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    Breaking: Fisker Nina to be powered by turbocharged BMW four-cylinder engine

    Henrik Fisker has a history with BMW, and his new company is about to get a future with the German automaker, as well. Fisker Automotive announced today the signing of an exclusive agreement with BMW that calls for the German automaker to supply its remarkable turbocharged four-cylinder engines ...

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    ArtegaSE unveiled in Geneva, could hit market by April 2012 [w/VIDEO]

    2012 ArtegaSE – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, the ArtegaSE is a good example of how to convert an existing vehicle to electric drive done right. In this case, the Henrik Fisker-designed Artega GT provided the carbon fiber-reinforced ...

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    First Drive: 2012 Fisker Karma

    2012 Fisker Karma – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Business partners Henrik Fisker and Bernhard Koehler are visibly on edge. While they want to dedicate every ounce of their focus on this all-important launch of their first baby, the 2012 Fisker Karma, their attentions are being ...

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    Henrik Fisker: Plug-in vehicle sales will take off like iPhones, flat-screen TVs

    First Factory-Built Fisker Karma – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Henrik Fisker, the man behind the range-extended Karma plug-in, predicts that electric-drive vehicles, which currently appeal to a small segment of car buyers, will quickly become the industry norm, gaining ...

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    Fisker negotiating deal to sell plug-in Karma in China

    First Factory-Built Fisker Karma – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Fisker Automotive has delayed the U.S. launch of its Karma plug-in hybrid sedan on numerous occasions, but slight bumps in the road to production have not altered the automaker's plans to secure a deal that will see ...

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    Fisker Karma configurator now online

    First Factory-Built Fisker Karma – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Have you been anxiously waiting for the day you could spec out a sinuously-styled plug-in hybrid sports car of your very own? Then your dream is one step closer because the configurator for the Fisker Karma is now ...

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    Fisker says 100,000 plug-in hybrids a year could be built at Delaware plant

    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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    Fisker announces $115.3 million in private equity funding to go with A123 battery deal

    Henrik Fisker and the Karma plug-in hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's a week of big announcements for Fisker Automotive, even though they skipped out on the Detroit Auto Show. First, the company signed a deal with A123 Systems for batteries for the plug-in hybrid Fisker ...

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    Fisker: Leonardo DiCaprio's Prius inspired the Karma

    Ever wonder what it is that sparks the mind of an entrepreneur? After all, lots of people have big imaginations and great ideas, but only a relatively small number of them actually follow through, create a company and design a product. Of course, we can add Henrik Fisker to that list of ...

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    REPORT: Elon Musk says Fisker is "very far" from overcoming EV hurdles

    In some ways, the all-electric Tesla Roadster and the plug-in hybrid Fisker Karma don't compete. The difference in powertrains, which will filter down to the two compaies' lower-cost models, the Tesla Model S and Fisker's Project Nina vehicle, means that slightly different consumers are going to ...

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    Joe Biden reveals Fisker's future plans: sedan, coupe and crossover in the works

    Henrik Fisker talks about the future with Fox News - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Earlier this month, Fox news was ripping Fisker Automotive apart and Fisker fought back. Yesterday, as the start-up automaker announced it will buy an old GM plant in Delaware, everyone was all ...

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    PEV 2009: Henrik Fisker explains how his company will be profitable, plans for 2010

    With his company about to announce its first U.S. plant in Delaware, CEO Henrik Fisker was in high spirits and high demand at last week's Business of Plugging In conference in Detroit. We were able to pull the busy man aside for a few minutes to ask for more information on how his company plans ...

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    VIDEO: Fisker Karma's design was bred from dogs and fighter jets

    Fisker Karma design - Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Do playfully fighting dogs and advanced jet fighters come to mind when you see pictures of the Fisker Karma? They should, since the design was based on angles and lines found in nature and highly technological machines, including ...

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    Henrik Fisker distances his company from Tesla, GM

    Fisker Karma - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Considering the two fledgling automaker's past history, it's not terribly surprising that Henrik Fisker would want to distance his company from Tesla Motors. Recall that Fisker had originally been tasked with penning the design for the Tesla S ...


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