Video: Consumer Reports posts first review on Fisker Karma, isn’t too pleased

If you’ve been out of the loop with Consumer Reports’ recent purchase of the new Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid, check out the following articles:

Now, after all the troubles the new Karma has caused Consumer Reports, the publication has released a video of its first couple days of ownership.

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Consumer Reports discovered that a bunch of of Karma owners have been reporting their own issues with their new and expensive plug-in hybrids. Issues range from things such as the Karma needing a new differential after less than 1,000 miles of driving, the car shutting itself off at 35 mph and some issues with the shifter.

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“Once the kinks are sorted out, we look forward to putting the Karma through our complete test program to see how well the car performs as a plug-in extended-range electric car, as well as eye-catching luxury transport,” Consumer Reports said.

Hit the jump for the video to learn more.

– By: Omar Rana

Source: Consumer Reports