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Allison TC10® to be available in Kenworth and Peterbilt models this year

Fully automatic transmission for Class 8 tractors will be available from PACCAR later this year in the Kenworth T680 and T880, and Peterbilt 567 and 579.

Allison Transmission announces FuelSense® 2.0 with DynActive™ Shifting

Allison Transmission has announced FuelSense® 2.0 featuring DynActive™ Shifting, delivering up to 6 percent additional fuel savings beyond the company’s original FuelSense software.

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IKEA introduces special Allison-equipped vehicles for its Swedish distribution centers

IKEA recently introduced a new specially-designed Scania tractor at each distribution center in Sweden, equipped with fully automatic Allison 3000 Series™ transmissions.

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Dakar Rally drivers applaud Allison transmissions after grueling, off-road endurance race

Four drivers recently completed the Dakar Rally with an Allison 4500-equipped truck. Following the race, a few team members spoke about the reason their team had selected an Allison fully automatic transmission.

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Metrocity with Allison xFE transmission and diesel engine offers a more affordable route to Low Emission Bus certification

The new Optare Metrocity xFE midi-bus has been added to the list of Low Emission Bus (LEB) accredited vehicles.

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Lawrence E. Dewey to retire as Chairman and CEO of Allison Transmission in May 2018

As longest-serving head of Allison, Dewey has led company’s transition from its time as a division of General Motors to an independent public company.

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