Awesome Dyson Engineers Build Remote Control Cars From Scrap Vacuum…

Dyson recently challenged fifty of its finest engineers to a make a remote-controlled car from Dyson balls and spare parts. The engineers were divided into teams and given three weeks to build their designs before racing them at a makeshift track at the R&D facilities in Wiltshire, England. The cars had to navigate… » 12/19/12 2:00pm 12/19/12 2:00pm

The Only Thing Dyson Sucks At Is Making Electric Cars

Remember all of the hubbub about James Dyson, the man behind the Dyson line of vacuums, tossing his hat into the electric vehicle ring? Yeah, not so much. A company spokesman eliminated the chance for years worth of "electric cars suck" puns, saying "James did say that our digital motor could power a car, but we are not… » 6/27/08 1:30pm 6/27/08 1:30pm

Dyson Developing Electric Car, Will Probably Suck

James Dyson, the man behind the Dyson line of high-end vacuums, is diving into the world of alternative energy vehicles with the development of a solar-powered car. Employing roof-mounted solar panels, or, alternately, panels mounted on the roof of a garage, the motor on the solar-powered vehicle will take its nod from … » 6/23/08 1:40pm 6/23/08 1:40pm