Dyson patents reveal plans for electric car with off-road potential

Innovative vehicle, which is being designed in England, is due to go on sale in 2021The first drafts of Dyson’s closely guarded electric car designs have emerged, showing a vehicle with unusual proportions that could be used off-road.The patent filings…

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Wealthy Brexiteers like James Dyson are jumping ship. Why might that be? | Jonathan Freedland

The leave elite – Dyson, Jacob Rees-Mogg, Nigel Lawson – appear to want Brexit for everyone else but themselvesLet’s give James Dyson the benefit of the doubt. Let’s take at face value the assurances issued by his multibillion pound company – whose pro…

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Companies press Brexit panic button in further blow to Theresa May

P&O opts for Cypriot flag, Sony confirms HQ move and Pets at Home stockpiles cat foodThe scale of no-deal panic gripping major companies has been thrown into sharp focus by a series of damage-limitation announcements, as corporate Britain signalled…

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Dyson to build electric cars in Singapore, with launch planned for 2021

British firm chose site of plant because of proximity to ‘high-growth markets’ in AsiaDyson will build its new electric car in Singapore, the manufacturer announced on Tuesday, as it steps up plans to take on big US rivals in automotive technology.The …

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Dyson to expand Wiltshire facility to boost electric-car tests

Tech company invests £200m in Hullavington site to double vehicle-testing capacitySir James Dyson, the billionaire inventor and Brexit backer, has unveiled expansion plans to accommodate more than 2,000 workers at his Wiltshire research facility, more …

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Dyson announces cordless future with end of plug-in vacuums

Sir James Dyson says company is investing in smaller, lighter, battery-powered cleaners

Dyson has halted the development of plug-in vacuum cleaners in order to focus on improving and expanding its range of cordless battery-powered machines.

Sir James Dyson, the company’s founder and inventor who revolutionised the vacuum cleaner, announced the change of tack on Tuesday as he unveiled a new cordless model, the Dyson Cyclone V10.

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