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Allison Transmission is providing its e-axle solution to Peterbilt for evaluation on Powerful Electric Class 8 Truck

Apr 25, 2019

Launched at the 2019 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, California, the AXE Series electric powertrain will be integrated in Peterbilt’s Model 579EV electric Class 8 truck for evaluation and testing. Full Story

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

Apr 24, 2019

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. Full Story

Allison Transmission Reveals Fully Integrated Electric Propulsion System for Commercial Trucks

Apr 24, 2019

At the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, Allison Transmission, a global leader in medium- and heavy-duty propulsion solutions for commercial vehicles, is introducing the new AXE Series, one of the most powerful e-axle systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks in the world. Full Story

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

Apr 23, 2019

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. Full Story

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

Apr 16, 2019

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. Full Story

Allison showcases its military prowess once again at IDEF 2019

Apr 12, 2019

At IDEF, Allison will showcase its fully automatic transmissions Military Series™ and Specialty Series™, which provide high performance solutions to military fleets all across the globe. Full Story