Fisker Inc., a prominent player in the electric vehicle (EV) sector, has disclosed further details about its upcoming PEAR model, a highly innovative crossover with a base price of $29,900 before incentives. The production-ready PEAR will be showcased at the Fisker Lounge Munich between September 4-10, 2023, in conjunction with the IAA Mobility 2023 event.
Why It Matters
Fisker’s PEAR aims to redefine automotive design and performance while maintaining affordability. Henrik Fisker, Chairman and CEO, states that the vehicle is designed to cater to the mobility needs of young urbanites, offering a blend of innovation, versatility, and cost-effectiveness. This release is especially timely, considering the growing demand for sustainable transportation solutions.
- Pricing and Production: PEAR will be available for $29,900 before any government incentives, and manufacturing is slated to begin in July 2025 in Ohio, USA, in collaboration with Foxconn.
- Vehicle Features:
- Designed to seat five or six passengers.
- Options for estimated range between 180-320 miles.
- Unique “Houdini” trunk designed for convenience and safety.
- Additional “froot” (front boot) for extra storage.
- Innovative Technology:
- First vehicle to implement Fisker Blade, an in-house High-Performance Computer for a connected digital experience.
- Multiple battery options, offering varying estimated ranges and performance metrics.
- An interior made of recycled and bio-based materials, aligning with Fisker’s sustainability goals.
- Additional Amenities:
- Lounge Mode with foldable seats.
- Optional 17.1-inch rotating screen for in-car entertainment.
The PEAR crossover model is Fisker’s next step in democratizing electric vehicles by providing a balanced mix of innovation, versatility, and affordability. Its advanced features, such as the Fisker Blade high-performance computing system, not only offer a compelling digital experience but also strongly indicate where the automotive industry is headed in the era of software-defined vehicles. With its competitive pricing and a wide array of features, Fisker’s PEAR sets the stage for a new standard in the EV market, meeting both individual and societal needs for sustainable and efficient transportation.