FISKER AFOOT ...The luxury electric-car company Fisker may stimulate some competition for the Palo Alto-based Tesla Motors when it opens a Palo Alto showroom at 4190 El Camino Real this fall. "Palo Alto was selected as an area in the heart of Silicon Valley because it represents a key potential market for Fisker prospects both in terms of demographics and willingness to both adopt and embrace new technologies," said Roger Ormisher, director of global communications. Demonstration models of the Fisker Karma, a lithium battery-powered luxury sedan for which there is a two-year waiting list, are expected to arrive at the retailer this summer.
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