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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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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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Volare exports Allison-equipped school buses to Dubai

Volare, a leading Brazilian manufacturer of small buses, recently sold 35 of its Volver Access school buses to Dubai Taxi Co.’s School Bus Division in the United Arab Emirates.

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City Logistics reinvents urban deliveries with a fleet of natural gas trucks equipped with Allison transmissions

Starting out in 2015, the founder of City Logistics wanted easy-to-operate delivery vehicles with efficient and clean technologies. He ordered five natural gas Stralis trucks from Iveco, equipped with fully automatic Allison transmissions.

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