2012 Fisker Karma Values
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2012 model year changes
The brand new Fisker Karma is a full-sized luxury sedan with a trick hybrid drivetrain. Stunningly beautiful, the Karma manages to look like a sports car while still seating four people in comfort. The hybrid drivetrain allows the Karma to operate as an electric vehicle, complete with plug-in recharge system. If the driver chooses, an onboard gasoline engine can also be utilized to recharge the batteries and keep the Karma moving in much the same manner as a traditional hybrid.
Beautiful to look at; environmentally friendly; luxurious and quick
Special features for 2012
The Karma competes with full-sized luxury sedans and coupes from manufacturers like Mercedes-Benz and BMW with a price point of around $100,000. Its stand-out styling immediately makes a strong case for the car, but it's the eco-friendliness of the vehicle that really sets it apart from its rivals. Going beyond just a hybrid drivetrain, Fisker have done everything they can to ensure that the Karma has a minimal impact on the environment. Unlike most other hybrids and in accordance with its styling, the Karma has a fun side as well. Performance is good and handling was made a priority in its design. Starting a new car company is no easy task and Fisker has done their best to ensure that their first product is a strong one.
The 2012 Fisker Karma is a plug-in luxury sports sedan powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine combined with two batteries, providing drivers with 403 hp for a 0-60 time of 6.3 seconds. Routing energy directly to the rear wheels, while utilizing a RWD, enables the Karma to operate without a transmission. Fuel mileage is an EPA estimated 52 mpg in all-electric mode and 20 mpg in gasoline mode. Features include premium audio, iPod integration, hands-free phone capabilities, navigation system, climate control, solar roof, 22-inch wheels, bi-xenon headlights, and refined interior wood trim. Safety is comprised of an advanced space frame, dual advanced front airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, seat side airbags, and a sophisticated braking system. The Karma is backed by a 50-month/50,000-mile warranty.