Fisker Automotive Brings "Pure Driving Passion" Global Retailer Roadshow to Toronto
TORONTO, Oct. 13, 2011
Deposit holders invited to FISKER OF TORONTO to experience the Fisker
Karma Sedan for first time and given the opportunity to drive the
world's first true Electric Vehicle with extended range (EVer)
TORONTO, Oct. 13, 2011 /CNW/ - All Fisker Karma Sedan deposit holders in
the ONTARIO region were recently invited to FISKER OF TORONTO to
experience the world's first true Electric Vehicle with extended range
(EVer) for themselves.
Those customers had the opportunity to drive the Fisker Karma Sedan on
the road and experience their soon-to-own 403 bhp (300 kW), 100 mpg
luxury four-door sedans.
The event was held at The Shops at Don Mills by the Dilawri Group of
Companies which owns and operates 40 automotive dealerships throughout
Canada, including Fisker of Toronto. In addition, the Dilawri Group,
through its investment division, was an early investor in Fisker
Automotive of California.
At the invitation-only VIP event, DILAWRI GROUP OF COMPANIES principal,
KAP DILAWRI, said: "The Fisker Karma is opening up an entirely new category—luxury EV's
with extended range (EVer™)—in the Canadian market and we're delighted
to be able to give deposit holders a taste of their new cars".
The deposit holders not only had the chance to drive the Karma Sedan,
but had intensive seventy-five minute training in the touring
interactive trailer. The participants were given the opportunity to use
iPads with interactive Fisker applications including an exciting deep
dive into the Fisker brand and the opportunity to configure a
personalized Karma Sedan.
FISKER OF TORONTO General Manager, Michael Cornacchia said "the reaction
of the deposit holders was amazing. They were very impressed by the
performance of the vehicle and the overall fit and finish as well as
the exceptional styling. The Fisker Karma surpassed all expectations of
what an electric vehicle looks, drives, and feels like".
ABOUT FISKER AUTOMOTIVE, INC.
Fisker Automotive is an American car company, founded in 2007, committed
to producing electric vehicles with extended range (EVer) that deliver
uncompromised responsible luxury™. The Fisker Karma Sedan is the
world's first premium electric plug-in hybrid representing the
company's firm belief that environmentally conscious cars need not
sacrifice passion, style, or performance. Fisker Automotive is a
global company that is redefining luxury for the modern sports car
buyer. For more information on the brand and the Fisker Karma Sedan,
please go to http://fiskerautomotive.com.
ABOUT THE DILAWRI GROUP
The Dilawri Group of Companies is comprised of 40 automobile dealerships
in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan, a real estate
division and a growing investment company. With over 2000 employees and
a reputation for excellence in selling and servicing fine automobiles,
the Company earned its place as one of the nation's most respected
dealership groups. For more than two decades, the Dilawri Family, led
by brothers Ajay, Tony, and Kap has shown a deep commitment to
supporting communities across Canada, with donations totaling in the
millions of dollars. In 2002, the family established the Dilawri
Foundation to oversee the family's philanthropic activities. For more
information on the Dilawri Group, please go to http://dilawri.ca.