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Fisker Karma Reached Its Sixth Month of Production Stoppage


Fisker hasn’t built a single Karma vehicle for 6 months, blaming A123 System’s bankruptcy and the automaker’s renegotiation of the Velmet production contract. 2012 was a luckless year for Fisker which had to deal with fires, floods and recalls, forcing the automaker to stop production of its plug-in hybrid Karma. The company’s spokesman, Roger Ormisher, said that the production delay was ...
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