18 Apr '11, 6pm

Fisker: Slight Delays to Karma: You're going to have to wait a little longer to plunk down $95,000 on a plug-i...

Fisker: Slight Delays to Karma: You're going to have to wait a little longer to plunk down $95,000 on a plug-i...

You're going to have to wait a little longer to plunk down $95,000 on a plug-in hybrid. The Fisker Karma, the luxury plug-in coming from Fisker Automotive, was set to come out in the first quarter , according to the timeline issued by the company last November at the L.A. Auto Show. But since that's come and gone we decided to call the company. Right now there is no concrete date for the release, said a company spokeswoman. However, Silicon Valley sources told us last week that production at the Delaware factory is humming along so expect cars soon. UPDATE: limited production began March 21, said a new spokesperson. Demo units should hit Europe and the U.S. in a few weeks with customer deliveries in June/July. Initially, the car was going to come out in late 2009 and then in late 2010. The car is a series hybrid, similar to the Chevy Volt. That is, it has a lithium-ion bat...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/fisker-slight...

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