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  1. Fisker, Quantum pairing up to relaunch Karma PHEVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... better this time, if those 250 bugs get squashed . Quantum Technologies Enters into License Agreement with Fisker Automotive and Technologies Group LLC to provide Plug-In Hybrid Control Software to Support Re-Launch of the Fisker Karma Vehicle - ...

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  2. New Fisker Karma will look a lot like the old oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Autoblog

    Fisker Automotive appears to be wrangling up its proverbial ducks and properly aligning them again after halting production nearly two years ago. After filing for bankruptcy, the Chinese company Wanxiang , like an angel made of money , scooped up the maker of the Karma range-extended electric sports car for the sizeable sum of $149.2 million.

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  3. New Fisker owner ready to go broke building EVs, challenging TeslaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... $3.1 billion. And he wants to take on Tesla Motors and other EV makers with his newly purchased company, Fisker Automotive . Lu is the chairman and founder of China's Wanxiang Group Corp., which bought Fisker for just under $150 million earlier this ...

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  4. New Fisker claims 50-50 chance it will build cars in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Autoblog

    As soon as the bankrupt Fisker Automotive started crawling back from the dead, rumors that the new owners would restart production of the Karma plug-in hybrid crawled as well . We've heard that the car would be built in the old General Motors plant the company owns in Delaware, that it would happen in Michigan or that Valmet would get going again in Finland.

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  5. Hybrid Tech just made $65 million from bankrupt Fisker loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | Autoblog

    We can now see at least one possible reason for why Hybrid Tech Holdings LLC bought the US Department of Energy's loan to Fisker Automotive last year for $25 million . The purchase is apparently worth $90 million today.

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  6. Wanxiang officially acquires Fisker Delaware plant for $18 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... General Motors plant new Newport, DE for $18 million. Technically, the Delaware plant was included in the Fisker Automotive assets that Wanxiang America won at a bankruptcy auction for $149.2 million last month. What happened last week, according to ...

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  7. China Video Website Operator Bidding to Build Electric CarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Washington Post

    ... draft circulated for public comment until Dec. 2. Wanxiang Group Corp., the auto-parts supplier that owns Fisker Automotive, has said it expects to receive a license to produce EVs in China when the rules are finalized. The proposal to grant more ...

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  8. China Internet Company Seeks License to Make Electric CarRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Bloomberg

    ... draft circulated for public comment until Dec. 2. Wanxiang Group Corp., the auto-parts supplier that owns Fisker Automotive, has said it expects to receive a license to produce EVs in China when the rules are finalized. The proposal to grant more ...

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  9. China Internet Company Seeks License to Make Electric VehiclesRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Washington Post

    ... draft circulated for public comment until Dec. 2. Wanxiang Group Corp., the auto-parts supplier that owns Fisker Automotive, has said it expects to receive a license to produce EVs in China when the rules are finalized. The proposal to grant more ...

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  10. Ed Moy: The Free Market Is the Best Cure for Sick Global EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | News Max

    ... the clean energy industry like the $500 million to the bankrupt Solyndra and another $500 million helping Fisker Automotive to build cars and create jobs in Finland instead of the U.S. It does not cost money to shrink government spending. Instead, ...

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  11. Remember Fisker? He's back with Ford Mustang muscleRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | USA Today

    Remember Fisker? He's back with Ford Mustang muscle The founder of Fisker Automotive, the plug-in car venture that failed, has moved on Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1xYHpSR USA TODAY's Chris Woodyard talks to auto designer Henrik Fisker about his new Mustang Rocket. Video by Robert Hanashiro/USA TODAY Henrik Fisker and Galpin Auto Sports have combined to create the Mustang Rocket, a muscle car version of the Ford Mustang.

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  12. The 2014 Los Angeles Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Nuvo

    ... time-including the Aston Martin DB9 and BMW Z8-has had a tough time of it recently. His eponymous company, Fisker Automotive, produced another stunner, the Karma, but production difficulties prevented the plug-in hybrid super saloon from powering ...

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  13. Remember Fisker? He's back with Ford Mustang muscleRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | USA Today

    Remember Fisker? He's back with Ford Mustang muscle The founder of Fisker Automotive, the plug-in car venture that failed, has moved on Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1r0LhWz USA TODAY's Chris Woodyard talks to auto designer Henrik Fisker about his new Mustang Rocket. Video by Robert Hanashiro/USA TODAY Henrik Fisker and Galpin Auto Sports have combined to create the Mustang Rocket, a muscle car version of the Ford Mustang.

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  14. Henrik Fisker Is Back With a Ferocious $100K Custom MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Wired

    ... got to work on a Mustang before heading out on his own in 2004 to launch Fisker Coachbuild. Then came Fisker Automotive, which, well, failed spectacularly. Now he's a free agent, and when Fisker saw the all-new Mustang, he saw what he called, "a ...

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  15. Galpin's Rocket Mustang takes off with 725 hpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Digital Trends

    Henrik Fisker may have cut ties with his namesake car company , Fisker Automotive, but he's still one of the most talented designers in the business, and isn't letting that talent go to waste. He teamed up with Galpin Auto Sports to create what has been dubbed the "ultimate American muscle car," which debuted this week at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

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  16. 725 hp Mustang Rocket revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Fox News

    Henrik Fisker is probably best known for his attempt at starting an automaker , but before the days of Fisker Automotive the Danish businessman was working as a car designer and running coachbuilder Fisker Coachbuild. Well, it appears Fisker isn't finished with the auto world just yet as he's teamed up with famous Ford tuner Galpin Auto Sports to develop a carbon fiber-bodied car based on the 2015 Ford Mustang and called the Rocket.

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  17. Henrik Fisker is back with a souped up MustangRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... have dubbed "Rocket." The debut marks a sort of revival for Fisker, who resigned as chief executive of Fisker Automotive in March of 2013 after clashing with the board of directors over strategy. He has since stayed out of the limelight. Fisker ...

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  18. Galpin And Henrik Fisker Reveal 725-HP Rocket Based On The 2015 MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | BenzConnection

    Henrik Fisker is probably best known for his attempt at starting an automaker , but before the days of Fisker Automotive the Danish businessman was working as a car designer and running coachbuilder Fisker Coachbuild. Well, it appears Fisker isn't finished with the auto world just yet as he's teamed up with famous Ford tuner Galpin Auto Sports to develop a carbon fiber-bodied car based on the 2015 Ford Mustang and called the Rocket.

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  19. AUTOSHOW-China's rush to green vehicles fuels bubble concernsRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Qianchao Co Ltd, shares have doubled since parent Wanxiang Group acquired bankrupt U.S. electric car maker Fisker Automotive in February. The concern over potential over-investment stems from orders for electric buses and cars coming from local ...

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  20. Economist: Obama's Green Loans Are Losing Taxpayers MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... by other companies, including Abound Solar in 2012, which got a $400 million DOE loan guarantee, and Fisker Automotive, which got a $529 million loan guarantee from the Obama administration. Republicans have since used Solyndra as an example of why ...

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