Fisker Taps Magna for EV Platform

New partnerships continue to emerge as companies rush to put EVs on the road


Fisker Plans to Have Ocean EV Made in Austria

Magna Steyr would begin production in late 2022


Lordstown Motors Plans IPO

Reverse merger strategy for year-end offering


Chinese EV Maker Plans U.S. IPO Worth $950 Million

Li Auto hopes to tap current stock market mania for EVs


EV Startup Fisker Poised for $2.9 Billion Merger

Plan would fund launch of Ocean crossover model in 2022


Is Tesla on the Verge of an EV Battery Breakthrough?

Million-mile battery could debut by year-end

Autonomous Vehicles

Karma Aims to Join EV Platform-Sharing Club

Autonomous utility van and high-powered supercar among 22 possible variants


The Word: “Disrupt”

Sure, there are some exaggerated claims about things. But this might be a bit too, well. . . .


Fisker's Upcoming “Ocean” EV in Action

Highlights include a sport suspension, active aerodynamics and enhanced crash protection


Green Luxury

Karma Revero Hybrid and BMW Wireless Charging Nab Awards


Fisker’s Ocean-Sized EV Plans

Henrik Fisker is going big with his approach to building a new EV company


Fisker Names Upcoming EV “Ocean”

California-based electric vehicle maker Fisker Inc. has christened its first model, which will be unveiled in January, the Ocean.


Karma Restructures, Wants to Market Know-How

California-based Karma Automotive LLC is restructuring and hopes to market its technical expertise and excess production capacity in a bid to turn a profit.


Fisker to Show Production-Ready EV in January

California-based electric vehicle maker Fisker Inc. plans to unveil a “production-intent prototype” of its upcoming all-electric SUV/crossover vehicle in January.


Toyota Confirms Prototype Solid-State Battery

Toyota Motor Corp. is moving ahead with plans to showcase a prototype electric vehicle powered by a solid-state battery at next year’s Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

Autonomous Vehicles

Fisker Teases More EVs

California-based electric vehicle maker Fisker Inc., which aims to launch its first model in two years, says two more vehicles are in the works.


Karma Previews 2020 Revero GT

California-based Karma Automotive LLC unveiled a pre-production version of the redesigned Revero GT hybrid sport sedan at this week’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Mich.


Fisker EV to Get Side-Mounted Turn Signals

California-based Fisker Inc. says its upcoming electric crossover vehicle will feature turn signals on the side of the vehicle in addition to traditional front and rear signals.

Fisker Hires Former Toyota, VW Manufacturing Exec as Advisor

California-based Fisker Inc. has hired Don Jackson as a senior advisor to lead the company’s manufacturing strategy, including selecting a production site in the U.S.


Fisker Moves $40,000 EV Ahead of Supercar Program

California-based Fisker Inc. is putting its $130,000 EMotion electric sedan on the backburner as it moves forward with a mainstream crossover vehicle now due by the end of 2021.


The Transformation of the Auto Industry

One of the ways that Karma marked its fifth anniversary was announcing that it has invested $7.5-million in its Irvine, California, facility, including a powertrain test facility.

Karma Teases Pininfarina-Designed Concept

California-based Karma Automotive will take the wraps off a new concept vehicle, which was designed by Italy’s Pininfarina SpA, at next month’s Shanghai auto show.


Former Volvo Exec to Head Karma’s Sales and Marketing

Karma Automotive LLC has hired John Maloney as chief revenue officer in charge of sales and marketing, customer experience and public relations.


Karma Readies Updated Revero for Global Markets

California-based Karma Automotive LLC is updating its Revero plug-in hybrid sedan and plans to expand sales to European and Asian markets later this year.