The Truth About Cars » henrik fisker http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:00:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » henrik fisker http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Fisker, Aston Martin Trade Threats, Lawsuit Over New Force 1 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fisker-aston-martin-trade-threats-lawsuit-new-force-1/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fisker-aston-martin-trade-threats-lawsuit-new-force-1/#comments Tue, 05 Jan 2016 14:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1257137 Car designer Henrik Fisker is planning on launching a new vehicle, called the Force 1, next week at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, in conjunction with Bob Lutz’s VL Automotive. To make sure that the debut comes off without a hitch, according to the Detroit News, Fisker is suing Aston Martin in U.S. […]

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Car designer Henrik Fisker is planning on launching a new vehicle, called the Force 1, next week at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, in conjunction with Bob Lutz’s VL Automotive. To make sure that the debut comes off without a hitch, according to the Detroit News, Fisker is suing Aston Martin in U.S. […]

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Weekend News Roundup: Leaf Sprouted? Volkswagen and North Korea; Fancy Fiskers http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/weekend-news-roundup-leaf-sprouted-volkswagen-north-korea-fancy-fiskers/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/weekend-news-roundup-leaf-sprouted-volkswagen-north-korea-fancy-fiskers/#comments Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:00:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1241945 Here’s some of the news you may have missed if you were out fighting the holiday crowds and spreading some of that Yuletide cheer by burning the hell out of some cookies you were planning on giving the neighbors. Nissan May Bring a Range Extended-EV to Market in 2016 A la BMW i3, Nissan is prepping for […]

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Here’s some of the news you may have missed if you were out fighting the holiday crowds and spreading some of that Yuletide cheer by burning the hell out of some cookies you were planning on giving the neighbors. Nissan May Bring a Range Extended-EV to Market in 2016 A la BMW i3, Nissan is prepping for […]

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Henrik Fisker & Fisker Directors Sued by Investor http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/henrik-fisker-fisker-directors-sued-by-investor/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/henrik-fisker-fisker-directors-sued-by-investor/#comments Tue, 31 Dec 2013 13:02:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=690290 Company founder Henrik Fisker and Fisker Automotive Inc.’s former directors have been sued in a Delaware court by an investor. Atlas Capital Management LP blames the defendants for over $2 million in losses it allegedly suffered when the now bankrupt hybrid car startup failed. According to the lawsuit filed Dec. 27 in U.S. District Court […]

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Company founder Henrik Fisker and Fisker Automotive Inc.’s former directors have been sued in a Delaware court by an investor. Atlas Capital Management LP blames the defendants for over $2 million in losses it allegedly suffered when the now bankrupt hybrid car startup failed. According to the lawsuit filed Dec. 27 in U.S. District Court […]

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Just What Assets Does Fisker Have to Buy? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/just-what-assets-does-fisker-have-to-buy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/just-what-assets-does-fisker-have-to-buy/#comments Sat, 12 Oct 2013 13:30:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=621809 The Department of Energy today is auctioning off the paper for the $192 million it loaned to Fisker Automotive as part of the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing loan program. An obvious question is why would anyone want to buy that debt? Many of the press reports about the sale say that by purchasing the debt, […]

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The Department of Energy today is auctioning off the paper for the $192 million it loaned to Fisker Automotive as part of the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing loan program. An obvious question is why would anyone want to buy that debt? Many of the press reports about the sale say that by purchasing the debt, […]

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Fisker’s Dept of Energy Loan to be Auctioned Off Today http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/fiskers-dept-of-energy-loan-to-be-auctioned-off-today/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/fiskers-dept-of-energy-loan-to-be-auctioned-off-today/#comments Fri, 11 Oct 2013 19:39:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=617561 The United States Department of Energy will today auction off Fisker Automotive’s loan from the federal government, on which the moribund hybrid car startup defaulted. Last month the department said that it would hold the auction after “exhausting any realistic possibility” that it could recoup all of the $168 million still that Fisker still owes. […]

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The United States Department of Energy will today auction off Fisker Automotive’s loan from the federal government, on which the moribund hybrid car startup defaulted. Last month the department said that it would hold the auction after “exhausting any realistic possibility” that it could recoup all of the $168 million still that Fisker still owes. […]

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Henrik Fisker Called, He Wants His Company Back http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/henrik-fisker-called-he-wants-his-company-back/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/henrik-fisker-called-he-wants-his-company-back/#comments Fri, 24 May 2013 17:05:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=489527 Henrik Fisker paired up with Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li to get his company back. Fisker is a co-founder of severely troubled Fisker Automotive. Li and Fisker are trying to buy the U.S. government loan to Fisker at a big discount. Henrik Fisker was ousted in March. Another group, China’s Wanxiang with Bob Lutz as […]

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Henrik Fisker paired up with Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li to get his company back. Fisker is a co-founder of severely troubled Fisker Automotive. Li and Fisker are trying to buy the U.S. government loan to Fisker at a big discount. Henrik Fisker was ousted in March. Another group, China’s Wanxiang with Bob Lutz as […]

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The Fisker Saga, Courtesy of GigaOM http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/the-fisker-saga-courtesy-of-gigaom/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/the-fisker-saga-courtesy-of-gigaom/#comments Fri, 17 May 2013 17:20:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=488721   Most of our readers probably already know the broad strokes of the Fisker story. If you’re interested in the finer details of the history of the extended range EV company that appears to be circling the drain, GigaOM, a site that covers the investment side of tech companies, has published a fairly comprehensive 4,000 […]

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  Most of our readers probably already know the broad strokes of the Fisker story. If you’re interested in the finer details of the history of the extended range EV company that appears to be circling the drain, GigaOM, a site that covers the investment side of tech companies, has published a fairly comprehensive 4,000 […]

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Henrik Fisker Pulls The Chute http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/henrik-fisker-pulls-the-chute/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/henrik-fisker-pulls-the-chute/#comments Wed, 13 Mar 2013 17:27:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=481132 Henrik Fisker has resigned from the automobile firm that bears his name, as the company’s future looks to be headed towards an inexorable buyout by a Chinese auto maker. Fisker sent an email to Automotive News outlining his decision to resign “The main reasons for his resignation are several major disagreements that Henrik Fisker has with the […]

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Henrik Fisker has resigned from the automobile firm that bears his name, as the company’s future looks to be headed towards an inexorable buyout by a Chinese auto maker. Fisker sent an email to Automotive News outlining his decision to resign “The main reasons for his resignation are several major disagreements that Henrik Fisker has with the […]

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