Karma Completes Its Resurrection With Official Launch of Revero

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The Karma Revero launch has officially started.

The automaker has brought back the Fisker Karma under a new brand and model name, with the first units being loaded onto transport trucks at Karma’s Moreno Valley production facility last Friday. Those first production cars will be heading to the 10 Karma retailer showrooms in the U.S. and Canada. Over 800 Karma Automotive employees participated in the private “Delivery Day” ceremony to celebrate the milestone.

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Not much has changed with the Karma Revero since it was first offered as the Fisker Karma. The plug-in hybrid features a pair of electric motors driving the rear wheels, generating 403 horsepower and 981 pound-feet of torque. There’s an electric-only driving range of around 50 miles (80 kilometers), but there’s an onboard gasoline generator that can extend range up to 300 miles.

“Karma has moved from a product development company to an automotive manufacturer,” said Jim Taylor, Chief Revenue Officer. “We have completed the critical steps to become a true luxury vehicle OEM. The launch is a great accomplishment for our Company and all our team members.”

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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