The Associated Press is reporting that troubled electric car maker Fisker Automotive plans to lay off a large number of the workers at its Anaheim headquarters on Friday, a person briefed on the matter said.
Anaheim-based Fisker Automotive Inc. has furloughed its employees two weeks after the company’s founder, Henrik Fisker, resigned as executive chairman during a management dispute.
With its ‘Karma’ luxury sports sedan. Anaheim-based Fisker Automotive is a darling of the electric car business — and as KNX 1070’s Ron Kilgore reports, they’re a big hit with the celebrity set, too.
A fire risk has forced Fisker Automotive to start 2012 off with a recall of its luxury electric cars.