There's been a string of bad news for vehicle startups in recent months including Fisker, Think and Next Autoworks. Other than the difficult market for electric cars and the recession, what's something that ties these companies together: funding from Valley firm Kleiner Perkins.
Fisker Automotive, a maker of electric sports cars, said it received an additional $65 million in funding, led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Some of the company’s previous backers, Palo Alto Investors and Kleiner Perkins Caufie... Read Post
Hybrid electric car manufacturer Fisker Automotive delivered its first production model electric car for consumers, the Fisker Karma, to Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Ray Lane (pictured right) on Tuesday. Fisker Automotiv... Read Post