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Bell Exclusively Selects Allison for its Articulated Dump Trucks

Bell Exclusively Selects Allison for its Articulated Dump Trucks

Bell Equipment’s B30E ADT fitted with the recently released 3400ORS transmission designed for heavy-duty applications

Aug 22, 2019
Grove GMK6300L-1 all-terrain crane with Allison Automatics at Wiesbauer: Tall, smooth, maneuverable and tailor-made for airy heights

Grove GMK6300L-1 all-terrain crane with Allison Automatics at Wiesbauer: Tall, smooth, maneuverable and tailor-made for airy heights

The new six-axle Grove GMK6300L-1 all-terrain crane with Allison’s fully automatic 4500 Specialty Series™ (SP) transmission has been part of the Wiesbauer fleet in Germany since 2018. This new crane replaced the company’s previous workhorse GMK6300L, which was also equipped with an Allison fully automatic transmission. The company is indeed pleased with what is currently the only crane with a fully automatic transmission in this vehicle class. The reliability, performance and profitability of the 300 ton (350 USt) crane are unmatched.

Aug 06, 2019

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Allison Transmission Unveils the Most Compact, Powerful Electric Propulsion Solution for Low-Floor Bus Applications

Allison Transmission Unveils the Most Compact, Powerful Electric Propulsion Solution for Low-Floor Bus Applications

At the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo, Allison Transmission, a global leader in medium- and heavy-duty propulsion solutions for commercial vehicles, is introducing the new ABE Series, the first e-axle advanced ultra-low floor electric bus powertrain system in the market. The ABE Series e-axles are one of the world’s most powerful and compact fully integrated electric axles for the transit bus market.

Apr 24, 2019
Allison Transmission acquires Vantage Power and AxleTech’s electric vehicle systems division

Allison Transmission acquires Vantage Power and AxleTech’s electric vehicle systems division

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions, announced today that it has purchased Vantage Power and AxleTech’s electric vehicle (EV) systems division.

Apr 23, 2019
Allison Transmission announces launch of 9-speed transmission and expanded electrification portfolio at Auto Shanghai

Allison Transmission announces launch of 9-speed transmission and expanded electrification portfolio at Auto Shanghai

Allison Transmission today announced the launch of its medium-duty, fully automatic 9-speed transmission as well as its electric hybrid system with purely electric extended range in China. Allison revealed the news at Auto Shanghai 2019.

Apr 16, 2019
Allison Automatics and IVECO Astra power global energy projects

Allison Automatics and IVECO Astra power global energy projects

Heavy equipment manufacturer turns to Allison fully automatic transmissions for world’s most challenging construction sites.

Apr 15, 2019