Fisker Karma reportedly causes house fire in Texas

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Fisker Karma reportedly house fire in Texas

by Bryan

A Fisker Karma has implicated as the cause of a house Photo Credit: A123 Commons/CC-BY-SA

A Fisker Karma has implicated in a house fire at a in Texas. The car is said to be the cause, it appears that the battery was not the cause of the blaze, and it was not plugged in at the of the fire.

Fisker fingered for flames

The Fisker Karma has been of a media darling, partially it s a plug-in hybrid but also it s a luxury “green” car. expensive cars tend to get attention.

Unfortunately, the Karma has as infamous for its failures as it is famous for owned by celebrities like DiCaprio and Justin Bieber.

A Karma, according to AutoWeek, has implicated in a house fire in Land, Texas. The chief investigator for Fort Bend Robert Baker, has told media outlets that the sedan was the cause of the fire. The reportedly parked the car in his garage and three minutes smelled rubber and discovered his garage was on

Battery not the cause

The car, to AutoGuide, wasn t plugged in at the The battery pack was fully Interestingly, a large number of were discovered in the garage with “an electrical panel” is being investigated, though officials assert the car was the cause of the

The fire spread to the house, significant damage. A123 battery supplier for the Fisker did recall the Karma battery earlier this year, but the in question was made post-recall, to Wired.

Two other cars in the garage, a SUV and an Acura NSX, were lost to the blaze.

Chief Robert Baker likened the to those caused by golf He estimates Ft. Bend County 50 per year.

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Golf carts are vehicles and have very powertrains to electric and plug-in cars. Golf cart many caused by battery and issues, are reported regularly Golf cart fires reported on Friday, April 13, of year in Fort Lauterdale, and Lexington, Kent. according to the Sentinel and WTVQ, a Lexington ABC

Bothersome setback or another nail

Fisker s engineers up at the scene to investigate the fire. investigator Robert Baker, to AutoWeek, quipped that he had homicide scenes with secrecy.”

Despite media doting, Automotive and the Karma have fraught with problems. from the fiasco involving the Reports tests, the company is difficulty securing funding and production at its factory in New Jersey. An like this could as another nail in Fisker s

The investigation into the fire is An official report is due in the near


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