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Sierra Club Reviews Plug-in Hybrids
Most people don't think of Sierra Club as the place to go for information about new technology.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Special Report-Bad Karma: How Fisker burned through $1.4 billion on a 'green' car
Danish designer Henrik Fisker knows how to style a sexy car. Among his works is the BMW Z8, driven by James Bond in "The World Is Not Enough," where the sleek roadster gets sliced in two by a helicopter armed with giant saws.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Biden to discuss future of former GM plant in US
Vice President Joe Biden is expected to announce Tuesday that a California luxury automaker will build plug-in hybrid electric vehicles at a former General Motors plant in Delaware.
Attention: Tesla Is Not Fisker
Many critics of Tesla Motors, Inc. have continued to harp on the idea that the company's financial results are artificial and that it would eventually fall into financial straits as rival carmaker Fisker Automotive has in recent years .
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Ten Future Technologies That Will Revolutionize Your Next Car
We want a lot from our future cars. We want power with efficiency. More features and less distractions.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Hybrid Support Solutions to Fisker owners: Join us or kiss your $100K bricked Karma goodbye
Recently, a story began to circulate around the web that a mysterious company calling itself Hybrid Support Solutions had been sending unsolicited emails out to Fisker Karma owners asking for nearly $4000.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Report: Did Fisker put too much blame on A123 Systems for overall failure?
Bad business partner or scapegoat? When it comes to battery maker A123 Systems and its role in Fisker Automotive 's troubles, one conveniently anonymous source says its the former, alleging that the extended-range plug-in vehicle maker had plenty of problems of its own, Fox Business says .
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): How Much Does Fisker's Financial Position Matter?
In recent months, the dire financial straits of Fisker Automotive have become even more apparent.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Energy loans drive a bad bargain
Tesla Motors and Fisker Automotive have two things in common. They both make ground-breaking, high-end cars.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Universal Display Corporation (PANL): The...
When building a tech company, it goes without saying that the type of technology your company is based upon is key to your company's success.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
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Thu May 30, 2013
Orphaned Fisker Owners Offered $4K/Year Service Contract By...Whom?
Antony is an automotive obsessive: Whether it drives, sits there looking pretty or intrigues from afar, he'll talk and write about it.
Tue May 28, 2013
Ray Lane leaves Fisker board as bidders circle automaker
The logo of an extended rage electric vehicle Fisker Karma is pictured at the start of an electric car rally from Tallinn to Monte-Carlo in Tallinn June 1, 2012.
Can Bob Lutz and the Chinese Save Fisker?
If Bob Lutz is winding down, you wouldn't know it. The cigar-chomping former GM product chief is responsible, at least in part, for a host of cars you see on the road today - among them the Chevrolet Camaro, the Chevrolet Volt and the outgoing Cadillac CTS.
Mon May 27, 2013
Electric cars and plug-in hybrids are a fail
GM's Volt and Nissan's Leaf sales are pathetic. Fisker is going to be issued its last rites, A123 and CODA are going bankrupt, and Israel is now sitting shiva for a Better Place.
Sun May 26, 2013
Lutz touts, then bids on, Fisker
Bob Lutz, the former product chief at General Motors, has seen a lot of four-door sedans in his 81 years.
Sat May 25, 2013
Henrik Fisker Partners With Hong Kong Billionaire In Bid For Fisker Auto
We reported a few days ago about Bob Lutz's reported bid for the embattled premium green auto brand, in partnership with China's Wanxiang Group , but a second group is emerging trying to make a bid for Fisker Automotive's assets, with none other than Henrik Fisker himself part of the investor group.
Fri May 24, 2013
Henrik Fisker joins Hong Kong tycoon to salvage Fisker -sources
Henrik Fisker is working with an investor group to salvage Fisker Automotive, the "green" car company he co-founded nearly six years ago that is now struggling to stave off bankruptcy, people familiar with the matter said this week.
Thu May 23, 2013
A Stark Contrast to Fisker as Tesla Pays Loans Early
Electric car company Tesla paid back a controversial loan to the Department of Energy on Wednesday, a feat that sets it apart from other fledgling electric car start-ups and programs.
Reuters - Fisker Fields $20m offer from Bob Lutz, Wanxiang
A team including former General Motors Co executive Bob Lutz and China's largest parts maker is looking to buy Fisker Automotive for $20 million, a fraction of the "green" car company's estimated worth almost a year and a half ago.