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Connecticut selects Allison Hybrid-equipped buses for new rapid transit system

Feb 03, 2015

The new fleet of 48 hybrid diesel-electric buses will include 30-foot Gillig buses to provide neighborhood circulator service and 40-foot New Flyer buses to operate connector routes. Full Story

Allison Transmission to celebrate 100th anniversary throughout 2015

Jan 20, 2015

Allison Transmission announced that it will celebrate its centennial throughout 2015 with a variety of special events and activities. Full Story

Allison Transmission: Driver satisfaction and reliability in Sweden

Nov 21, 2014

Stockholm company heeds driver concerns and fleet costs, making Allison Transmission its preferred choice Full Story

Allison Transmission and Cummins receive ARB approval in California for the H 40/50 EP™ system paired with ISB6.7 and ISL9 engines

Nov 13, 2014

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) and Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) today announced that they have received approval from the Air Resources Board (ARB) in California to sell the Allison H 40/50 EP™ hybrid propulsion system paired with Cummins ISB6.7 and ISL9 diesel-electric hybrid engines for transit buses and coaches. Full Story

Allison Transmission announces total electrification option for components used with its H 40/50 EP system

Nov 10, 2014

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced availability of a new option to fully electrify components used with its H 40/50 EP hybrid propulsion system for transit buses and coaches. Full Story

From Bergedorf to Blankenese: Over 240 vehicles with Allison fully automatic transmissions keep Hamburg clean

Oct 14, 2014

Hamburg’s municipal waste management company exclusively uses refuse trucks and large road sweepers with Allison fully automatic transmissions due to vehicle availability, reduced maintenance and driving comfort Full Story

Allison-equipped PAZ 3204 buses tested on Russian roads

Sep 30, 2014

As a large number of bus operators are extensively renewing fleets, PAZ 3204 buses with Allison 2100 Series fully automatic transmissions have begun rolling out on city streets Full Story

Allison provides MOL trucks with desert-proof transmissions

Sep 23, 2014

Allison Transmission has joined forces with MOL CY, a Belgian manufacturer of trucks, trailers and refuse vehicles, to provide a fleet of durable trucks for major oil drilling operations in the Sahara Full Story

Innovative New Zealand crane relies on Allison Transmission

Sep 23, 2014

Fitted with an Allison 3000 SeriesTM fully automatic transmission, Tidd Ross Todd’s (TRT) innovative TIDD PC25 pivot steer mobile crane was designed and developed to provide safe handling and superior performance up to 50 mph on highways, while also providing safe, slow-speed maneuvering on work sites. Full Story

Allison Transmission to showcase its largest product range ever in Europe at IAA 2014

Sep 10, 2014

Allison Transmission will showcase its largest range of transmissions ever in Europe at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Exposition, Sept. 25 to Oct. 2 in Hannover. Full Story

Allison Transmission to showcase its largest product range ever in Europe at IAA 2014

Aug 27, 2014

Allison Transmission will showcase its largest range of transmissions ever in Europe at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Exposition, Sept. 25 to Oct. 2 in Hannover Full Story

Sweden’s family-owned hauler chooses Allison Transmission

Aug 20, 2014

Rosenlunds Åkeri, one of Sweden's largest family-owned haulage contractor companies with a fleet of nearly 280 units, now chooses Allison fully automatic transmissions for faster, more comfortable Pickup and Delivery trucks. Full Story

Allison Transmission unveils integrated stop-start technology for ultra-low carbon powertrain program

Jul 21, 2014

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Well-rested at the end of the day with Allison transmission

Apr 24, 2014

After fitting his latest truck with an Allison fully automatic transmission, Kenth-Göran Gustavsson at Kentens Transport AB is no longer tired after a long day working behind the wheel Full Story

Allison Transmission to highlight latest off-highway smart controls at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Mar 04, 2014

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Allison Transmission to promote advanced fuel-saving controls at 2014 UMA Motorcoach Expo

Feb 16, 2014

5th Generation controls help coach operators get the most from every drop of fuel Full Story

Allison Transmission Opens New Facility in the Netherlands

Jan 21, 2014

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) this week opened a new multi-purpose facility in the Netherlands to better serve its customers across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Vice President Retirement, Successor Named

Jan 17, 2014

Allison Transmission today announced that James L. Wanaselja, Vice President of North American Marketing, Sales and Service, has elected to retire effective April 1. Full Story

Allison makes headway underground

Oct 29, 2013

Allison-equipped LKAB trucks operate over 1000 meters below ground in northern Sweden’s iron orefields. Full Story

Allison Automatic: bringing safety and efficiency to refuse trucks

Oct 07, 2013

Transmission technology simplifies truck operation reducing driver distraction and improving safety. An increasing percentage of the 700 refuse trucks in Aomori are equipped with an automatic transmission. Full Story