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American startup automaker Fisker has debuted its all-electric SUV, Ocean, which comes with a solar roof.
The Ocean SUV will go for $37,499 — cheaper than Tesla’s $74,190 Model X SUV and $49,990 Model Y SUV.
Ocean — which the automaker claims is the “world’s most sustainable vehicle” — was unveiled at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January.. The car starts at $37,499 but drops to $29,999 after US federal tax credit, according to Fisker, and can now be reserved with a $250 deposit.
The Ocean sets itself apart from other electric vehicles currently available in the rapidly expanding market with its solar roof, varying “modes”, and emphasis on sustainability.
Fisker’s CEO Henrik Fisker also said in a statement that the company will be the world’s first “all-digital car company.” The Ocean will be synced to an app that will allow its owners to manage actions such as car payments and maintenance schedules, and in the future, Fisker plans on integrating options such as carpooling and ride-hailing onto the app.
On October 15 — less than a year after the Ocean’s debut — Fisker announced that Magna International, a global contract automaker, would take a 6% …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Tech