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Feb 06, 2018
Electric vehicle manufacturer EMOSS Mobile Systems chooses Allison 4500 fully automatic transmission
With its commitment to address emissions and noise regulations in Europe, EMOSS Mobile Systems has developed an Allison transmission-equipped electric semi-truck that has a range exceeding 300 miles.
Jan 31, 2018
More cities in Argentina choose to equip their refuse trucks with Allison transmissions
Due to increased productivity, and a number of additional benefits, Allison transmissions have once again been chosen for waste collection trucks in more cities across Argentina.
Jan 26, 2018
Hamburg police rely on special armored vehicle equipped with an Allison transmission
High Mobility Vehicle Survivor I provides ideal combination of acceleration, mobility, safety and reliability for crisis situations.
Jan 18, 2018
GILLIG to offer fuel-saving technology from Allison Transmission for its buses beginning in April
Available in three packages, FuelSense® 2.0 offers a combination of enhanced features to optimize fuel economy and performance.
Jan 17, 2018
Batman Municipality grows its fleet with 20 more buses equipped with Allison transmissions
With the addition of 20 Otokar Doruk LE buses, Batman Municipality has increased the number of Allison transmission-equipped vehicles in its fleet to 70 percent.
Jan 12, 2018
Allison Transmission demolishes Tasmanian company’s need for manual shifting
Demolition fleet replaces an aging manual hook lift skip truck with a new Allison-equipped Hino 500 Series to retain a valued driver and for safety and efficiency gains.
Jan 10, 2018
New Mercedes-Benz front-engine bus with an Allison fully automatic transmission is unveiled in Argentina
The bus is equipped with an Allison T270, which features a retarder to extend the brake life and reduce maintenance costs.
Jan 03, 2018
Burulaş again chooses Allison transmissions for public transport in Bursa
With the recent addition of 42 new Karsan Atak buses, the Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Transportation Company now has more than 130 Allison-equipped buses.
Dec 20, 2017
Allison Transmission announces new six-year labor contract with UAW Local 933
Allison Transmission announced that members of the United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Workers of America (UAW) Local 933 have ratified a new six-year collective bargaining agreement.
Dec 19, 2017
Excursion train driven by Allison fully automatic transmission
Having been rebuilt with Allison Automatics, three Zalaerdő railway yard tractors work much more economically and in a more environmental-friendly way.
Dec 08, 2017
Allison Transmission promotes Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing
Allison Transmission today announced the promotion of Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing. He will be instrumental in driving growth through ongoing implementation and refinement of the company’s marketing strategy.
Dec 04, 2017
Paris City Hall adding Allison-equipped natural gas vehicles to its public fleet
Delivery of 11 Iveco and Renault trucks began in the spring. Powered by natural gas, the vehicles are equipped with fully automatic Allison transmissions.
Dec 01, 2017
Fourth generation family business selects Allison-equipped vehicles for a variety of benefits
Björklunds Åkeri, a construction business in the Stockholm area, recently purchased its first Allison-equipped vehicles for better maneuverability, acceleration, driver recruiting and less maintenance.
Dec 01, 2017
Transnugon increases efficiency of natural gas vehicles with Allison transmissions
Transport company’s Scania liquefied natural gas trucks with Allison Automatics reduce fuel consumption by an extra 7 percent.
Nov 15, 2017
Transit fleet grows with more Allison-equipped PAZ-3204 buses
After five years of running PAZ-3204 buses with manual transmissions and four years with Allison fully automatic transmissions, Konstantin Knapnugel recently added seven more PAZ buses to his transit fleet – all equipped with Allison Automatics.
Nov 10, 2017
Allison reaches milestone with production of the 500,000th transmission in its 4000 Series™
Allison Transmission today announced the production of its 500,000th fully automatic 4000 Series™ transmission.
Oct 26, 2017
Allison Transmission expands reach in electric vehicle market in Latin America
Allison Transmission today announced that Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus will be using the Allison automatic transmission in its fully electric e-Delivery truck.
Oct 10, 2017
Garden Grove flourishes with Allison transmission-equipped trucks
Providing an advantage in swampy and slippery work sites, and better traction in their quarries, Allison fully automatic transmissions are an integral part of fleet operations for Garden Grove.
Oct 05, 2017
Allison Transmission announces xFE models with technology to further increase fuel economy for its 1000 Series™ and 2000 Series™
Previously only available with select 3000 Series™ models, expanded xFE portfolio now enables smaller, medium-duty buses and trucks to also use even less fuel.
Sep 27, 2017
Allison Transmission introduces next generation of advanced technology for fully automatic transmissions
New Allison nine-speed will provide reduced emissions, improved fuel economy and advanced stop-start capability. It is targeted for release in 2020.