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Hybrid Tech Also Hints At Making Use Of Fisker's Delaware Facilities Where The Atlantic Was To Be Built

New Fisker Model Coming In 2017?

If you buy into all these grand future plans for Fisker Automotive, then this one will surely grab your attention: “The Chinese owner of Fisker Automotive hopes to launch a second model that would join the $100,000 Karma luxury plug-in hybrid in three years, according to the company’s chairman.” That’s…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 2

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New Fisker Website Goes Live

11 months ago, Fisker’s website vanished. Then it came partially back online: Now, the site is fully back online thanks to Fisker’s new owner Wanxiang. Check out Fisker’s revamped website by clicking here. In semi-related news, Automotive News reports: “Fisker Automotive Holdings Inc. received court approval to borrow $4.98 million…

8 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

The Ultimate Purpose Built EV?   How do you like this one CR?

Electric Vehicle Startups Doomed? Think Again

On June 12, EV World posted an article of interest to us.  The article opened by pointing out some of the high-key failures in the electric vehicle industry. The largely positive article, titled “What’s the Fate of the Electric Car?” opens with this: “Coda has filled for Chapter 11 bankruptcy…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 5

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Fisker Investor Ray Lane Resigns From Board of Directors

Fisker’s struggles continue to mount as potential buyers line up.  Perhaps Henrik Fisker will get the automaker he founded back.  Who knows? What we do know though is that one of Fisker’s most vocal supporters is out. Major investor and board of director member Ray Lane resigned from Fisker Automotive….

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 0

Fisker Karma in Chicago Front Quarter

Fisker Karma Spotted in Unsuspecting Chicago Suburb

Fisker Automotive’s future is perilous. From federal lawsuits and eviction notices, to imminent bankruptcy filings, nothing is going right for the maker of the voluptuous Karma plug-in hybrid vehicle. Even Fisker’s ad agency, Ignited, is setting fire to the brand, suing for $535,000 in unpaid bills. At this point you…

2 years ago by Rob Scardino 2

Hybrid Technologies' Bankruptcy Plan Would Have Seen Creditors Get About A Penny On The Dollar

Fisker to be Evicted Unless it Pays $174,103 in Rent

The latest twist in the Fisker-plunging-to-its-fate case is this: eviction. It seems Fisker Automotive is now behind on rent at its 5515 E La Palma Ave. Anaheim, CA site, otherwise known as the headquarters for Fisker Automotive. The total Fisker owes, according to court documents, is $174,103.90 and the automaker…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 0

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Why Fisker Fails as Tesla Motors Succeeds

The failure of Fisker Automotive is well documented, as is the current success of Tesla Motors.  Both are startup automakers.  Both focus on breakthrough technology.  Both deliver a type of vehicle that the world has never seen before.  So, why is one failing while the other continues to rack up…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 10