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Wanxiang Interested in Aiding Fisker After A123 Purchase

Wanxiang Group Co. said it wants to support struggling luxury plug-in hybrid manufacturer Fisker Automotive Inc. that’s the main customer of a bankrupt battery supplier China’s biggest auto-parts maker is acquiring.

“It’s in our interest if we can help Fisker, in any way we could,” Wanxiang America Corp. President Pin Ni said in a phone interview late yesterday. He declined to say whether Wanxiang would invest in Fisker. Roger Ormisher, a Fisker spokesman, declined to comment on discussions with the Chinese company.