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Hyperdrive Innovation is proud to be exhibiting their innovative clean energy products as part of the Great Exhibition of the North.

The Great Exhibition of the North is a free, summer-long celebration of the North of England’s pioneering spirit. The country’s biggest event in 2018, it will pack a programme of amazing exhibits, live performances, displays of innovation, new artworks and unforgettable experiences into 80 days.

As part of the Northern Design Quest organised by RTC North, Hyperdrive’s modular battery pack that has been designed, developed and manufactured in Sunderland, will be on show for 8 weeks at the Great North Museum in Newcastle city centre. The Quest showcases famous innovations invented in the North, including Lucozade, Barbour jackets, Joseph Swan’s light bulb and Rolls Royce’s world-renowned bonnet ornament, the Spirit of Ecstasy.

The Quest trail starts at the Great North Museum, and moves onto Northumbria University Campus, Newcastle City Library, the Toffee Factory and lastly, the Northern Design Centre in Gateshead.

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