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Quantum Fuel Systems (QTWW) Signs Initial Q-Drive Purchase Order For Fisker Karma

Quantum Fuel Systems (QTWW) signed a supply deal with Fisker Automotive about two months ago for solar roof modules and control components for the Q-Drive system.  Today, they have announced an initial purchase order for supplying Q-Driveā„¢ powertrain systems for the Fisker Karma.

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Quantum will begin supplying the powertrain systems this fall to enable volume production which is expected to begin in February of … Read the rest

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies (QTWW) Announces Supply Agreement With Fisker

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide just announced that they have a signed a definitive supply agreement to provide Fisker Automotive with parts for the Q-Drive(TM) powertrain system that Fisker is using in the Fisker Karma. Per the agreement, Quantum Fuels will be the exclusive provider for the Q-Drive(TM) hybrid control systems and the solar roof module. Fisker has also agreed to pay Quantum a royalty payment for each Karma sold.

In a press release, … Read the rest

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc (QTWW) Announces Public Debut Of Fisker Karma

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies’ affiliate Fisker just held the fist public driving demonstration for the Karma PHEV. The demonstration took placeduring the Rolex Monterey Historic Automobile Races at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The Karma can travel 50 miles on a full battery charge, and after that uses an efficient gasoline engine along with an onboard generator. During the test run, it hit 100 mph without using any gasoline at all. It uses Quantum Fuel … Read the rest

EnerDel (HEV) May Supply Lithium Ion Batteries For Fisker Karma

The Fisker Karma, expected to be the first plug-in hybrid to hit the streets with a launch date in about one year may use Ener Del’s (HEV) lithium ion batteries if testing works out.  The two companies have signed a letter of intent for a potential long term lithium ion battery supply agreement contingent upon reliability and performance testing.  Fisker plans to build 15K vehicles per year and market them through and existing network of … Read the rest

Quantum Technologies (QTWW) Fisker Karma Finalist For Green Car Award

fisker karma The Fisker Karma hybrid-electric car has been nominated as a finalist for Green Car Journal’s 2009 Green Car Vision Award at the Washington DC Auto Show February 4 – 8.   The car uses the Q-DRIVE plug-in hybrid technology, developed exclusively for Fisker Automotive by Quantum Technologies (QTWW) which co-founded Fisker.

A fully charged Fisker Karma burns no fuel for the first 50 miles after which the gasoline engine kicks in to charge the battery and … Read the rest