26 Jul '11, 7pm

First Fisker Karma EV Delivered to KP’s Ray Lane: What do KPCB partner Ray Lane, ex-VP Al Gore, General Colin

What do KPCB partner Ray Lane, ex-VP Al Gore, General Colin Powell, and movie idol Leonard DiCaprio have in common? For one - they're first in line to take ownership of the initial production Fisker luxury EVs. (Lane and Gore are confirmed, Powell and DiCaprio are the likely next on the list, although it was difficult to confirm that info. Brook Byers, another KP partner is also on the early list of Fisker recipients.) After a number of delays in production, the first production model Fisker Karma EV was delivered to Kleiner Perkins Partner Ray Lane at KPCB HQ In Menlo Park this afternoon. Lane serves as Non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, Fisker Automotive as well as Hewlett-Packard. The Fisker Karma is an extended-range luxury electric vehiicle that seats four. The car is powered by twin 201 horsepower electric motors and can provide a range of 300 miles an...

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