22 Jun '11, 8pm

Think Thunk: Electric Car Maker Goes Bankrupt (Again)

Assembly of Think City electric cars, Elkhart, Indiana, Jan 2011 Enlarge Photo Making an electric car is a particularly tough business, fraught with financial risk, engineering challenges and tough competition from small-scale and mainstream automakers alike. And in that world, some automakers will succeed in bringing electric cars to market, while others flounder at the sidelines. The latest victim in the Darwinian fight for survival? Norwegian-based Think Global, makers of the Think City electric car. Gallery The disclosure that the firm had filed for bankruptcy production in its home country of Norway came from Think’s former shareholder and battery supplier Ener1 Inc. Ener1 had previously written off a $73 million stake in Think, but told Investors earlier today that it was taking charge of $32.6 million of unpaid loans and accounts receivable from Think Global. With a...

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