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Justin Bieber Gets a Fisker Karma Hybrid for His 18th Birthday
Posted By Marc Carter On March 1, 2012 @ 12:26 pm In automotive,Electric Cars,Green Transportation,Innovation | 1 Comment
Pop singer Justin Bieber  turns 18 today and to celebrate his birthday, he’ll be presented with the car of his dreams on the Ellen DeGeneres Show . So why are we so excited about this? Well because Bieber’s fantasy car isn’t a Ferrari or top of the line Mercedes-Benz – it’s the recently released Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid luxury sports sedan!
The car will be presented to Bieber by his manager, Scooter Braun who told him,”You work really really hard. I always yell at you, ‘Don’t get anything flashy!’ You know, we’re not about that. Be humble, be humble. And I kind of broke my own rule.”
Braun also stated, “We wanted to make sure, since you love cars, that when you’re on the road you are always environmentally friendly . And we decided to get you a car that would make you stand out.”
The Fisker Karma is the first model from Fisker Automotive . It’s a sexy four-door sedan with an electric motor and a 2.0L turbocharged range-extending engine. The 403-horsepower Karma can travel up to 50 miles on electricity alone and reaches 0-60 mph in 6.3 seconds, but it does come with a pretty hefty $90,000 price tag.
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Lead image by Michael Rozman/ Warner Bros. 
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URLs in this post:
 Justin Bieber: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justin_Bieber
 the Ellen DeGeneres Show: http://ellen.warnerbros.com/2012/03/justin_bieber_-_thursday_march_1_2012.php
 environmentally friendly: http://inhabitat.com/transportation/
 Leonardo DiCaprio: http://inhabitat.com/leonardo-dicaprio-spotted-driving-his-new-fisker-karma-luxury-ev/
 Karma: http://inhabitat.com/fisker-karma-named-top-car-of-the-year-by-bbcs-top-gear/
 Fisker Automotive: http://inhabitat.com/fisker-appoints-tom-lasorda-as-its-new-ceo/
 + People: http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20574974,00.html
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