TITLE

What is Henrik Fisker thinking?

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/6/2010, Vol. 85 Issue 6441, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the plan of Danish sports-car designer Henrik Fisker to develop a line of luxury cars based on a new green technology, a plug-in electric hybrid powertrain. It describes how after the launch of the luxury car company, Fisker Automotive Inc., Fisker got a chance to buy General Motor Co.'s (GM) plant in Wilmington, Delaware, and got low-interest loans from the U.S. Department of Energy. It discusses the company's plan to launch its Karma model in March 2011.
ACCESSION #
56590210

 

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