Inventor Dr Alex Moulton dies

Dr Alex Moulton at his Wiltshire mansion in 1967 Credit: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The Wiltshire inventor Dr Alex Moulton has died at the age of 92. He's perhaps best known for the Moulton bicycle, the small-wheeled bike recognised as a design classic. The hand-built bikes are still made at the Moulton factory in Bradford-on-Avon.

Dr Moulton was also renowned for the Hydrolastic suspension system he developed for the Mini.

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Wiltshire Inventor Dies

The engineer and inventor Dr Alex Moulton has died at his home in Bradford-on-Avon aged 92. His small-wheeled bicycle - The Moulton - is recognised as a design classic.