Fisker Surf electric wagon detailed in quiet video

Fisker's electric wagon concept from the 2011 Frankfurt auto show is detailed in motion in this Web video.

Fisker Surf concept
Fisker's electric wagon debuted at the 2011 Frankfurt auto show. Fisker Automotive

At this point, Fisker Automotive has been showing off various incarnations of the Karma series hybrid sedan at various auto shows for about four years now. It's practically done at this point. Not wanting to show up at the 2011 International Auto Show in Frankfurt with the same song and dance, the automaker slapped a hatchback onto its mustachioed Karma and dubbed it the Fisker Surf .

This week, the Surf shows off its shooting brake design in a B-roll video released on the Web by Fisker. Check it out below. There's no music, but if you crank your volume you may be able to hear the occasional putter of the range extender gasoline engine, as well as some odd sounds that I believe are the generated electric vehicle noise mandated by the Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act.

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