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IKEA introduces special Allison-equipped vehicles for its Swedish distribution centers

Jan 25, 2017

IKEA recently introduced a new specially-designed Scania tractor at each distribution center in Sweden, equipped with fully automatic Allison 3000 Series™ transmissions. Full Story

Metrocity with Allison xFE transmission and diesel engine offers a more affordable route to Low Emission Bus certification

Jan 18, 2017

The new Optare Metrocity xFE midi-bus has been added to the list of Low Emission Bus (LEB) accredited vehicles. Full Story

Volare exports Allison-equipped school buses to Dubai

Dec 22, 2016

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. Full Story

Lawrence E. Dewey to retire as Chairman and CEO of Allison Transmission in May 2018

Dec 21, 2016

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. Full Story

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

Dec 20, 2016

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. Full Story

Allison transmissions prove to be a golden find for Eldorado Mining

Dec 14, 2016

Using a fleet of 12 trucks operating as tipper dog units, Eldorado Mining operates as a key contractor for Boral’s Moy Pocket quarry near Kenilworth in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland of Queensland. Full Story