24 Jan '12, 5pm

Trickle down economics: Fisker’s fantastic designs not enough: The Aston Martin of plug-in vehicles didn’t deser...

Trickle down economics: Fisker’s fantastic designs not enough No doubt, Fisker can design beautiful cars, but is that enough? The Aston Martin of plug-in vehicles didn’t deserve fed backed loans I still remember the first time I saw the Fisker Karma. Even though I’m not much of a car guy, I was moved. However, as I tried to interact with the arrogant stuff, some of my enthusiasm was lost. This is a car, as well as a car company, for snobs, but at least slightly green snobs. But is fantastically designed packaging built for green snobs enough to make Fisker, particularly with the help of government support? As I stated previously, I’m not really a car guy. In fact I think that while the auto industry has created an enormous amount of jobs around the world, and considerable wealth, the negative environmental and political impact of the auto industry has probably been even gr...

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