Fisker, no. Karma Revero.

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Fisker Karma is back, and is now called the Karma Revero. You'd think I'd love it, right

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Fisker gets Caterpillar investment for solid-state battery tech

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker has been sketching out big plans—well beyond cars—for the solid-state battery technology being developed by a Fisker Inc. Henrik Fisker solid-state cell Fisker EMotion CaterpillarAnd now it appears that the heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar has given it some vote of confidence. On Oct. 22, both companies announced that a Caterpillar-owned venture group invested in the.

Fisker hits the tube

Plugs and Cars

Fisker Automotive is running a TV ad in LA. Tags: fisker automotive fisker Deliveries of the luxury plug-in hybrid Karma are set to begin this fall. Thanks Stefano for the heads up.

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Musk v. Fisker

Plugs and Cars

The Wall St Journal's new glossy mag, WSJ, reports on the rivalry between Tesla's Elon Musk, and Henrik Fisker. Tags: tesla fisker automotive henrik fisker battery electric car elon musk

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Fisker is coming back, he says, with 400-mile electric car

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker has designed some remarkable cars, among them Aston Martins, the BMW Z8, and of course the striking Fisker Karma range-extended electric luxury sedan. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Henrik Fisker Startups Fisker Automotive VLF Destino Karma ReveroThat vehicle, launched in 2012 by his namesake company, saw production of less than 3,000 units before the company collapsed in bankruptcy. The same vehicle will relaunch next year as.

All-electric Fisker EMotion luxury sedan to debut in August

Green Car Reports

The low, sleek Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid luxury sedan had a stunning design but numerous problems, and Tesla mopped the floor with it. Now designer Henrik Fisker is ready for a rematch, this time with an all-electric sedan promising 400 miles of range (and unusual doors). The Fisker EMotion is slated for an August 17 debut, when its curvaceous. Future Cars plug-in cars Henrik Fisker Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Fisker Automotive

Fisker Becomes Karma Automotive, To Relaunch In 2016

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker hasn't been involved with his namesake company since before it declared bankruptcy in 2013. But Fisker Automotive has continued to bear his name since being purchased by Chinese automotive supplier Wanxiang. plug-in cars youtube Fisker Automotive

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Fisker EMotion 400-mile luxury electric car: renderings released

Green Car Reports

In this case, "it" is the Fisker EMotion, the latest striking, low-slung sedan drawn by car designer Henrik Fisker. This is to be the second car to bear his name, following the 2012 collapse and subsequent sale of Fisker Automotive. Future Cars plug-in cars Henrik Fisker Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) VLF AutomotiveWe've seen it teased a couple of times in shadowy photos, and now we have the first renderings of the whole car.

Fisker: about those graphene electric-car batteries? Never mind

Green Car Reports

Fisker's promise to bring advanced, solid-state graphene cells to the battery pack of its upcoming Emotion electric car is officially dead. Automotive-grade graphene batteries have yet to be perfected, but Fisker was poised to become the first company to utilize the technology. Batteries battery pack plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Fisker EMotion

Fisker's Karma: Good, or Bad?

Electric Cars are for Girls

Maybe you saw the Fisker Karma, a plug-in hybrid luxury sedan, in Detroit this year. Think I like her better than the Tesla Roadster

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Fisker still aims at solid-state electric-car batteries, as patents attest

Green Car Reports

At first, Fisker had promised its upcoming EMotion electric sedan would launch with revolutionary solid-state batteries. Fisker announced on Monday it has made headway with solid-state cell. Batteries battery pack plug-in cars Fast Charging Fisker EMotionThe company then backtracked in June, saying the technology would not be ready. Instead, the EMotion will launch with conventional lithium-ion batteries.

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Fisker Karma Plant In Southern California: More Details Emerge

Green Car Reports

The resuscitated Fisker Automotive has signed a lease deal for what is expected to become a new vehicle assembly plant in California. As previously discussed by Fisker, the plant will be located in Moreno Valley--not far from the company's. Manufacturing California plug-in cars Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Fisker Automotive WanxiangThe announcement marks a significant milestone in the luxury electric carmaker's return from bankruptcy.

New Fisker electric car: 'butterfly doors'. but strange hype too?

Green Car Reports

We're slowly learning more about Henrik Fisker's planned 300-mile electric car, as the designer has now released a pair of teaser photos of the vehicle. Future Cars plug-in cars Henrik Fisker VLF DestinoIt appears to have scissor doors that pivot toward the sky, for instance. And its aggressive front end looks an awful lot like the VLF Force 1 supercar concept he showed in January at the 2016.

Fisker chairman quits, following ‘major disagreements’

Green Cars News

While things are going well for Tesla (see story), the fortunes of rival firm Fisker-also a recipient of DOE loans-continue to waver. According to news agency, Reuters, Fisker refused to disclose the nature [.]. Fisker Fisker Karma range-extended

2017 Karma Revero (nee Fisker) launch: updates, new infotainment

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Karma Revero (nee Fisker Karma) was formally unveiled to the public and to Fisker owners tonight at an event in the canyons of Laguna Beach, south of Los Angeles. Executives of the company formed from the bankrupt wreckage of Fisker Automotive pledged that they've fixed the car's 2012 problems, while maintaining the striking design that. Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Fisker Automotive Karma Revero

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All-electric Fisker EMotion orders open June 30, starting at $129,900

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker is planning to return to the luxury electric fold with his new company's EMotion sedan, and potential buyers now have a price tag. The brand's first vehicle, the Fisker EMotion sedan, will become available for pre-order on June 30. DON'T MISS: Fisker EMotion. Emotion plug-in cars Henrik FiskerAnd when the EMotion eventually goes on sale, it will cost $129,900 and up.

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Fisker EMotion won't launch with graphene battery; 400-mile range still promised

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker, the man behind the relaunch of the company that bears his name, has released some new details on the upcoming EMotion sedan. The graphene battery technology Fisker has frequently touted over the past year will not be included when. Batteries Future Cars plug-in cars Henrik Fisker solid-state cellHowever, the news isn't necessarily the best that electric-car fans and advocates could have hoped for.

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Electric cars will overtake plug-in hybrids, says Henrik Fisker

Green Car Reports

Danish car designer Henrik Fisker appears to have moved on from his eponymous company and the Karma plug-in luxury sedan. Fisker Automotive is now Karma Automotive, and is working its way back from bankruptcy under the wing of Chinese automotive supplier Wanxiang. Fisker meanwhile, is working on a supercar called the VLF Force 1, and backing a. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Henrik Fisker

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Fisker sues insurer of hurricane Karmas

Green Cars News

Troubled electric carmaker, Fisker is now facing fresh problems after its insurer refused to cover the loss of some 338 of its Karma range-extended cars. Fisker Fisker Karma range-extended

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Henrik Fisker is latest to claim solid-state battery breakthrough

Green Car Reports

In the race to build solid state batteries for electric cars, almost nobody is counting on Henrik Fisker and his latest electric-car venture, the EMotion, which debuted at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January. Fisker, however, now says the car will launch in 2020 with his long-promised solid-state batteries.

Volvo-owners Geely interested in buying Fisker

Green Cars News

Troubled electric carmaker, Fisker has attracted two Chinese suitors; Geely and Dongfeng Motor Group, as the firm looks for a buyer to secure its future. Fisker electric car Fisker Karma Geely hybrid Nina

Latest news on Fisker sale

Green Cars News

The sale of electric car maker Fisker Automotive continues to grab headlines after the company''s creditors decided to oppose the sale of the company''s assets to Hybrid Tech Holdings LLC. Latest News Green cars Electric cars Fisker

Fisker Karma to be Karma Revero, orders to open later this year

Green Car Reports

After it bought the remains of bankrupt carmaker Fisker Automotive, Chinese auto-parts Wanxiang laid out plans to relaunch Fisker's Karma luxury plug-in hybrid. With namesake Henrik Fisker long gone, those plans included a name change to Karma Automotive. DON'T MISS: Fisker Becomes Karma Automotive, To Relaunch In. Green Fisker Automotive Plug-In Hybrids Wanxiang plug-in cars

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The New Fisker Is Live: Original Karma Owners Get Most Support

Green Car Reports

Since it bought the remains of Fisker Automotive last year, Chinese parts giant Wanxiang has promised to restart production of the Karma extended-range electric sedan. And while Fisker hasn't quite been brought back to life yet, it is at least beginning to twitch. A new website for the carmaker was recently launched under the "New Fisker" banner. plug-in cars service Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Fisker Automotive Customer Service Wanxiang

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Fisker sale takes another twist

Green Cars News

The sale of plug-in hybrid sports car maker Fisker Automotive has taken another twist: after the company asked a Federal judge to approve its sale to a Hong Kong tycoon. Latest News Green cars Fisker

Fisker Karma drives in to new market

Green Cars News

Fisker Automotive, the name behind a host of extended range luxury electric cars, including the Fisker Karma (pictured), has set its sights on a new market – Quebec. The company will begin selling its vehicle in Montreal after the first Fisker retailer in the province, and the fourth in Canada, was formed. Unsurprisingly, the Fisker [.]. Electric cars Fisker Green cars Latest news Canada electric cars Fisker Automotive Fisker Karma green cars

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Fisker Automotive Karma ad airs on KTLA

Revenge of the Electric Car

Last night I flipped on the KTLA 5 news around 10:30pm, while grabbing a late dinner, and caught a Fisker Automotive Karma ad…on TV! I was able to find the KTLA Fisker Automotive Karma ad archived on YouTube for those that have not yet seen it: Fisker Automotive ad for the Karma that ran during the KTLA pre-show. Tags: "Fisker Automotive" KTLA Inside Track Karma EV Videos

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Caterpillar makes strategic investment in Fisker, with interest in solid-state battery tech

Green Car Congress

Fisker Inc., In November 2017, Fisker’s scientists, including a co-founder of solid-state battery start-up Sakti3, filed patents this week on solid-state batteries. Fisker Inc.’s Fisker says that its solid-state batteries will feature three-dimensional electrodes with 2.5 In January 2018 at CES, Fisker displayed a working solid-state battery in a case and an actual bulk battery without a case.

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Fisker and solid-state LiDAR partner Quanergy to showcase Fisker EMotion at CES in January

Green Car Congress

Fisker Inc. Quanergy System will be integrating five of Quanergy’s S3 solid-state LiDAR sensors ( earlier post ) into the Fisker EMotion. The Fisker EMotion features a longer wheelbase designed for a large EV battery pack, a stretched cabin for more interior space and more.

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Fisker EMotion: here's why we're skeptical about Fisker's latest electric car

Green Car Reports

After the rise and fall of Henrik Fisker's former automotive venture, a number of analysts and enthusiasts are skeptical about his newest company—Fisker, Inc.—and The second company bearing the Fisker name has made numerous claims regarding future technologies. —and its first creation, the EMotion electric sedan. It's not hard to see why. Consumer Electronics Show

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Fisker’s Orbit electric autonomous shuttle to feature Protean Pd18 in-wheel technology

Green Car Congress

Fisker Inc.’s Fisker Inc. The partners’ first joint project will include the design, development and integration of a Fisker electric, autonomous shuttle—the Orbit—into a Hakim Unique-implemented smart city. —Henrik Fisker, chairman and CEO of Fisker Inc.

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Fisker files patents on solid-state battery technology; anticipating automotive-ready from 2023

Green Car Congress

Fisker’s scientists, including a co-founder of solid-state battery start-up Sakti3 (acquired by Dyson, earlier post ), filed patents this week (under a non-publication request) on flexible, superior energy density solid-state batteries. Fabio Albano, VP of battery systems at Fisker Inc.

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Fisker Karma back in business

Green Cars News

It has been a testing time for electric super car maker Fisker Automotive – but it now believes that its troubles, following a recall of its hallmark Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid vehicle, are nearly behind it. Fisker Green cars Latest news Fisker Automotive Fisker Karma Fisker Karma recalls plug-in hybrid

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Fisker Automotive bankruptcy deal officially finalised

Green Cars News

Earlier this week we told you that the future of Fisker Automotive has finally been determined: and now we can confirm that the sale has been approved in a Delaware bankruptcy court. Fisker

Fisker reveals brand new model: the Fisker Atlantic

Green Cars News

New York was once again the setting for an exciting new vehicle to be unveiled – as this time Fisker took centre stage with its Atlantic saloon car. The Fisker Atlantic (pictured) was originally known as Project Nina and is a luxury four-door saloon car that uses Fisker’s extended range technology. Fisker Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news Fisker Atlantic Fisker Automotive green cars New York International Auto Show plug-in hybrid

Fisker Karma fire cause revealed

Green Cars News

After just over a week of investigation, the cause of a fire involving a Fisker Karma (pictured) has been revealed. The fire, which took place in Woodside, California on August 10, was prompted by an internal fault within the low-temperature cooling fan, according to Fisker Automotive itself. Electric cars Fisker Green Fuels Ltd Latest news electric car fire electric cars Fisker Automotive Fisker Karma green cars

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Fisker reports more than $100million in revenue

Green Cars News

It has been a promising start to 2012 for Fisker Automotive, as it published its first business update. For the period from January-April, its revenues exceeded $100million after deliveries began of the four-door extended range electric saloon car, the Fisker Karma (pictured), in December last year. Fisker Green cars Latest news Fisker Atlantic Fisker Automotive Fisker Karma green cars

Fisker Nina

All Cars Electric

California-based Fisker Automotive was recently awarded a $529 million government loan from the DOE to be used for the design and production of plug-in cars. Most of the funds are earmarked towards what Fisker is calling its Nina program. Nina refers to one of Christopher Columbus' ships and is symbolic of our hope for freedom from oil

Fisker Karma With V-8 Emerges As VLF Destino, Including Henrik Himself

Green Car Reports

Henrik Fisker left his namesake car company in March 2013, shortly before Fisker Automotive itself went bankrupt. Detroit Auto Show Bob Lutz plug-in cars Henrik Fisker VL Automotive Destino VL AutomotiveBut now he's once again involved with the Karma luxury sedan. He's joining VL Automotive, which still plans to sell Karmas with V-8 engines in place of their original extended-range electric powertrains. DON'T MISS: Destino--The.

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Future of Fisker Automotive finally determined

Green Cars News

After bidding that has lasted 19 rounds, the future of Fisker Automotive has finally been determined. Fisker Wanxiang American Corporation was selected as the highest and best bidder after a winning bid of $149.2million: that includes $126.2million cash and $8million of liabilities.

Why Fisker Left Fisker: Would Have Been 'Wrong To Stay'

Green Car Reports

The news that Henrik Fisker had left Fisker Automotive came on Wednesday, leaving electric-car advocates and Fisker Karma fans wondering just what had happened. Fisker himself cited "major disagreements" over the company's "business strategy." A statement released within hours by Fisker Automotive thanked him for his work, but said his departure

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2017 Karma Revero: first official photo of rebooted Fisker Karma released

Green Car Reports

The rebooted Karma is a modified and updated version of the car previously sold in 2012 as the Fisker Karma, before its maker shut down production and later declared bankruptcy. Videos Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Fisker Automotive Karma ReveroAs the 2017 Karma Revero gets closer to its official launch later this year, its maker has released the first official photo of the luxury plug-in hybrid sedan.

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Fisker Karma controls exhaust emissions

Green Cars News

The new plug-in petrol electric luxury saloon car, the Fisker Karma, will soon benefit from emission after-treatment catalysts after an agreement was reached with Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. Clean Diesel has already begun shipping the catalyst to Fisker with Charles Call, the company’s chief executive officer, believing its catalyst technology will meet Fisker’s high performance [.].

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