Fisker Automotive Newswire

Fisker Automotive Newswire

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  1. Claim: Credit Agencies are miscalculating climate riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NorCalBlogs

    ... energy investment is littered with many lesser known green failures, such as ECOtality , Abound Solar , Fisker Automotive , the list goes on (source Breitbart ). The green sector is so unattractive, the British government had to set up their own ...

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  2. Is Next Battery Advance Not In Chemistry But Fabrication?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | GreenCarReports

    ... by Yet-Ming Chiang, an MIT professor and founder of A123 Systems--the manufacturer that supplied cells to Fisker Automotive before going bankrupt in 2012. Apparently not content with starting one cell maker, Chiang rounded up $12.5 million in ...

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  3. Demand Surges for Conductive Compounds, and a Company Sees GrowthRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Design News

    ... The first use of the material was in connectors for the Fisker Karma, a plug-in hybrid luxury car made by Fisker Automotive in Finland from 2011-12. The automaker has been sold to Wanxiang of China, which plans to restart production in California, ...

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  4. Miami Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross and QSI Reportedly Planning $7.9bn F1 BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | BleacherReport

    ... Sports Investments own French football champions Paris Saint-Germain. Although the company holds stakes in Fisker Automotive and the Volkswagen Group, Johnson believes "motor racing is the one major blank spot in Qatar's portfolio." A huge cash ...

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  5. New Fisker ready to reopen in California?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Engadget

    New incarnation of Fisker will open 556,000-square-foot factory east of Los Angeles.We've reported extensively about Tesla Motors developing its massive Gigafactory in the hinterlands near Reno, Nevada. Now, reports are coming out that the most recent incarnation of Fisker Automotive will build a factory about halfway between Los Angeles and Palm Springs.

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  6. 2. China's Wanxiang plans to build Fisker Karma in S. Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Automotive News

    ... subscription to access content. Lists also available for individual purchase. MORENO VALLEY, Calif. -- Fisker Automotive and Technology Group plans to revive production of its Fisker hybrid sports car in a new plant to be built in Southern ...

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  7. New Fisker ready to reopen in California?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Autoblog

    We've reported extensively about Tesla Motors developing its massive Gigafactory in the hinterlands near Reno, Nevada. Now, reports are coming out that the most recent incarnation of Fisker Automotive will build a factory about halfway between Los Angeles and Palm Springs.

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  8. Bentley Flying Spur Beluga, New Fisker Plant, Peugeot 308 GTI: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | BenzConnection

    ... no extra power available from the car's twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8. After going bankrupt in 2013, Fisker Automotive was bought by Chinese parts giant Wanxiang and is now gearing up to restart production of its Karma extended-range electric ...

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  9. The New Fisker Plans To Start Karma Production In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | MotorAuthority

    Since buying up the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive in early 2014 , China's Wanxiang has been adamant it will be able to relaunch Fisker's Karma extended-range electric sedan as well as move production from the previous plant in Finland to a new site located in the U.S. The new Fisker, officially Fisker Automotive and Technology Group , has now announced it will open a new manufacturing facility for the Karma in Moreno Valley, California, close to the company's Costa Mesa headquarters. Crucially, the new facility will be in the same state where rival firm Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] builds its battery-powered electric cars.

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  10. Moreno ValleyMORENO VALLEY: Fisker's Inland futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    Weeks before the ink was dry on the Moreno Valley factory lease, Fisker Automotive and Technology Group brought Karma car owners together for a comeback banquet in Anaheim. Sean Abdali, a North Tustin tennis pro who bought a Karma hybrid-electric luxury car for himself and one for his wife in 2013 as the only Orange County dealership closed, said he joined in the revelry.

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  11. Fisker refires its engines with Costa Mesa HQ and Inland Empire production facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Orange County Register

    ... its Anaheim headquarters by June if it can't find a buyer or investor. The beleaguered hybrid automaker Fisker Automotive is resuscitating its brand with a new headquarters in Costa Mesa and a production facility 53 miles inland from its last ...

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  12. Fisker plans to build cars in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Inside Bay Area

    Fisker Automotive and Technology Group will re-enter the luxury automotive market by opening a manufacturing plant in Moreno Valley. The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports the company announced Tuesday that it plans to open its first U.S. manufacturing plant in the city and create 150 full-time manufacturing jobs at the start of production.

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  13. The Real Solyndra ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Slate Magazine

    ... loan guarantee and in 2011 went bankrupt . The program had other high-profile face-plants, including Fisker Automotive, a startup electric car-maker that went bust, causing the government to write off $139 million of the $192 million loan it made . ...

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  14. U.S. Spends $250,000 to Make Morocco "Green"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Judicial Watch

    ... the years, which have robbed taxpayers out of hundreds of millions of dollars. They include a company (Fisker Automotive) that folded after getting nearly $200 to develop a wheelchair-accessible "green" van, a business (ECOtality) that promised to ...

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  15. Apple reaches agreement for poaching battery engineersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... company is now owned by China's Wanxiang Group, which also bought the bankrupt electric-car maker Fisker Automotive last year. Not sure why they have a right to sue Apple. Aren't people free to go work where they want? It's not like Apple went in ...

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  16. Free Fixes for Fiskers! A Sign of New Life for the Former PHEV MakerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Car & Driver

    It's been a rough road for Fisker Automotive, and a rough road for owners of its Fisker Karma as well. After producing a couple thousand copies of its Karma plug-in hybrid sedan, the company went bankrupt in late 2013 .

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  17. Fisker Relaunches With Customer Support Program For Karma OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | MotorAuthority

    Since purchasing the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive at auction last year, Chinese parts giant Wanxiang has promised to revive the automaker, including restarting production of the Karma and re-establishing Fisker's dealer network. While those new Karma sedans are still a ways off, Fisker is showing some signs of life.

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  18. 2016 Chevy Volt Priced, Used Tesla Model S Electric Cars, 2016 Ford F-150 CNG: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... F-150 full-size pickup truck is now available with a natural gas and propane prep kit from the factory. Fisker Automotive is showing signs of life. It's launching a customer-service program with free parts and repairs for current Karma owners . Find ...

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  19. The New Fisker Is Live: Original Karma Owners Get Most SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    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. A new website for the carmaker was recently launched under the "New Fisker" banner, as Wanxiang tries reaching out to existing Karma owners.

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  20. Heartache: Swarthmore College board fails to divest from fossil fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Hot Air

    ... move would clearly have been to take the entire endowment and invest it in Solyndra , Evergreen Solar and Fisker Automotive . No nasty, unsustainable carbon monsters there! And then, when your endowment is completely drained and the school is ...

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