After filed for bankruptcy in 2013 Fisker reborn as Karma Automotive. The new company is currently owns by Wanxiang Group from China. Wanxiang Group is one of the top company which producing automotive component saw potential for the brand to revive again.
Fisker Automotive was founded in 2007 by Henrik Fisker and Bernhard Koehler. Henrik Fisker is the person who responsible to design BMW Z8 and Aston Martin DB9 want to build something more exotic.
With a tough competition from Tesla and low fuel price during that time, the old company only sold 2,000 units Fisker Karma. Fisker Karma is a hybrid vehicle that contain batteries and engine. Despite using the engine to drive its powertrain, it is to recharge the batteries. Fisker Karma also have solar cells on top of its curvy roof to power the car.