Allison Transmission to Showcase Superior Performance in Critical Situations at Fire & Rescue Fair

Allison will exhibit at the trade fair in Västervik on May 24 and 25.

VÄSTERVIK, Sweden, May 2023 – Allison Transmission is proud to take part in this year's Fire & Rescue fair to underscore the importance of having the right propulsion solution in crisis situations, where every second counts.

"For rescue personnel, failure is not an option," said Mats Hallgren, Area Sales Manager at Allison Transmission Nordics. "Rescue vehicles like fire trucks and ambulances must quickly arrive at life-and-death situations. At Allison, we understand the challenges that rescue personnel face and the type of performance that the profession demands. Our transmissions are built to deliver superior acceleration for faster response times and better maneuverability."

Allison fully automatic transmissions are designed with a focus on high durability and require minimal maintenance, ensuring they perform at their best even in the toughest situations. Thanks to Continuous Power Technology™, Allison fully automatic transmissions can provide up to 35% faster acceleration and better maneuverability than other transmission technologies. This technology is vital in situations where lives are at stake and equipping rescue vehicles with components that strengthen reliability is of utmost importance.

"We look forward to engaging in exciting discussions and showcasing what we can offer at Fire & Rescue 2023," said Hallgren. "As one of Sweden's largest fairs in the industry, Fire & Rescue attracts people across the country from the rescue services, military, manufacturers and decision-makers. We are confident that our fully automatic transmissions will deliver superior performance in critical situations and provide the reliability that rescue personnel need."

Visit Allison at outdoor exhibit U17 to learn more about how our transmissions can make a difference in crisis situations.

May 15, 2023


Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) is a leading designer and manufacturer of vehicle propulsion solutions for commercial and defense vehicles, the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions, and a leader in electrified propulsion systems that Improve the Way the World Works. Allison products are used in a wide variety of applications, including on-highway trucks (distribution, refuse, construction, fire and emergency), buses (school, transit and coach), motorhomes, off-highway vehicles and equipment (energy, mining and construction applications) and defense vehicles (tactical wheeled and tracked). Founded in 1915, the company is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. With a presence in more than 150 countries, Allison has regional headquarters in the Netherlands, China and Brazil, manufacturing facilities in the USA, Hungary and India, as well as global engineering resources, including electrification engineering centers in Indianapolis, Indiana, Auburn Hills, Michigan and London in the United Kingdom. Allison also has approximately 1,600 independent distributor and dealer locations worldwide. For more information, visit