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Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid makes first deliveries: First models are already been snatched up, Leonardo DiCaprio...

The very first Fisker Karma models have begun to roll off the production line, as the firm makes its first deliveries of the plug-in hybrid model. First models are already been snatched up, Leonardo DiCaprio, Al Gore and Colin Powell rumoured to be among the first customers. Ray Lane , Chairman of Fisker and managing partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has also taken delivery of a new Karma model. The Silver Mirage coloured Karma was handed over to Mr Lane on Tuesday (July 2011). Commenting Mr Lane said: “Today I am a true car enthusiast and thrilled to be getting the keys to this spectacular new Fisker Karma.” Designed by Henrik Fisker, the Karma is assembled in Finland, the Karma will be sold in North America through a network of premium brand retailers and globally through luxury importers. The four passenger sedan, known as the first full p...

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