The 2012 Karma, a dramatic looking vehicle from Anaheim-based Fisker Automotive, went into production in December 2011 and costs between $103,000 and $116,000, Fisker spokesman Russel Datz told the Almanac in an email.
The driver told firefighters that he noticed "steam or smoke" before parking the vehicle and had called the manufacturer, who advised him to call 911 upon seeing the flames, Chief Ghiorso said.
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