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Allison showcases its military prowess once again at IDEF 2019

Nurol Makina Ejder Yalçın equipped with Allison transmission

At IDEF, Allison will showcase its fully automatic transmissions Military Series™ and Specialty Series™, which provide high performance solutions to military fleets all across the globe.

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Allison fully automatic transmissions are the preference of military troops all over the world thanks to their incredible reliability, durability and their critical combat ready qualities that maximize vehicle performance. In line with the demands of formidable missions in the field of defense, leading Turkish vehicle manufacturers also put their trust in Allison transmissions for light, medium and heavy-duty wheeled and tracked military vehicles.

Allison Transmission, which has been designing and producing propulsion solutions for military vehicles since 1946, will showcase its existing and newly-developed products and technologies at the 14th edition of International Defense Industry Fair IDEF 2019 between April 30th and May 3rd. Allison Transmission 3000 series will be showcased at the stand. (!stanbul Tüyap Fair and Congress Centre, Hall 3 - Stand 324C)

Standing out with its resilience in demanding mission conditions, Allison’s driver-friendly performance and Continuous Power TechnologyTM minimize wear and tear in all components of military vehicles, especially the driveline. Moreover, by making driving less physically taxing in most critical moments, Allison transmissions make sure that the operators remain more alert and focused on their missions.

Allison fully automatic transmissions provide higher torque ranges and gross vehicle weight capacity for military applications. Combined with advanced electronic controls, these qualities ensure optimum performance out of higher horsepower engines, delivering better overall vehicle performance and control regardless of elevation, terrain and weather conditions. Allison fully automatic transmissions stand out with their unrivaled superiority in terms of gradeability and startability on hilly and soft terrain.

Allison transmissions make the right shift at the right time to provide greater protection for the driveline and ensure faster starts, perfect control and better maneuverability. With Allison, the extremely high torque transmitted gradually to the wheels enables the vehicle to accelerate smoothly and steadily, providing armed forces with the performance they expect.

At IDEF, which is the biggest defense industry fair of Turkey and one of the top five most comprehensive ones globally, visitors will also have the chance to examine Allison equipped military vehicles in the booths of various vehicle producers. Leading Turkish vehicle producers like BMC, Nurol Makina, Otokar, Katmerciler and Isuzu will be showcasing their vehicles equipped with Allison transmission at the fair.

Apr 12, 2019

About Allison Transmission

Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) is the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles and is a leader in electric hybrid-propulsion systems for city buses. Allison transmissions are used in a variety of applications including refuse, construction, fire, distribution, bus, motorhomes, defense and energy. Founded in 1915, the company is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA and employs approximately 2,900 people worldwide. With a market presence in more than 80 countries, Allison has regional headquarters in the Netherlands, China and Brazil with manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Hungary and India. Allison also has approximately 1,400 independent distributor and dealer locations worldwide. For more information, visit