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Allison Transmission Earns Certification from California Air Resources Board for eGen Flex™ Electric Hybrid Propulsion System

19 Apr, 2022

Allison Transmission announced it has received certification from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for the model year 2022 eGen Flex™ electric hybrid propulsion system paired with Cummins B6.7 and L9 engines. Full Story

Allison Transmission Expands ONA Defense Service Network to Improve Access to Localized Service and Support

12 Apr, 2022

Allison Transmission announced plans to expand its tracked defense service network to improve access to service and support for end users Outside North America (ONA). Full Story

Allison Fully Automatic Transmission Proves Successful for New Zealand Truck Racing Team

07 Apr, 2022

A New Zealand truck racing team built a successful Freightliner Arogsy racing machine using a slightly modified Allison 4500 Series™ fully automatic transmission and is currently building a similarly equipped machine for an attempt on Land Speed records Full Story

BELL to Integrate and Evaluate Allison’s Newest Off-Highway Transmission for Upgraded Articulated Dump Truck

05 Apr, 2022

Based on Allison’s proven 4000 Series™ on-highway transmission, TerraTran is a purpose-built variant for off-highway applications Full Story

Allison Transmission Completes Acquisition of AVTEC’s Off-Highway Transmission Portfolio and Component Machining Business

05 Apr, 2022

Allison Transmission announced it has completed the acquisition of India-based AVTEC Ltd.’s off-highway transmission business and AVTEC’s Madras Export Processing Zone (MEPZ) off-highway component machining business. Full Story

Daqing Oilfield Selects Jereh Fracturing Trucks Equipped with Allison 9832 Oil Field Series™ Transmissions

25 Mar, 2022

After two years servicing at Daqing oil field, Jereh fracturing trucks equipped with Allison 9832 Oil Field Series™ transmissions have demonstrated to be the ultimate choice for handling high pressured work in the ever demanding energy sector Full Story

Skip Bin Operator Shifts Fleet to Allison Automatics to Ensure Access to Drivers and Efficient Operations

25 Mar, 2022

A Sydney based skip bin company is switching its entire truck fleet to Allison Automatics to ensure it can attract drivers in a difficult market, as well as for the enhanced driver control and efficiency that Allison fully automatic transmissions provide Full Story

New Logistics Center for Allison Transmission Japan Begins Operations

24 Mar, 2022

The new Logistics Center will provide more stable supply to meet growing demand for fully automatic transmissions and enhances company’s after-sales service for the domestic market Full Story

Sälen Buss Invests in New Buses with Allison Transmissions for Increased Capacity and Smoother Driving

22 Mar, 2022

Since 2013, the family company Sälen Buss has had an agreement with SkiStar to run recreation buses going between the slopes and the cabins within Sälen's four ski areas. Ahead of the 2021-2022 season, Sälen Buss acquired two new Isuzu NovoCiti Life buses with Allison transmissions for increased capacity and a smoother ride for drivers and passengers. Full Story

LiuGong Wide Body Mining Dump Trucks Equipped with Allison 4800 Off Road Series™ Transmissions Exported to Colombia

16 Mar, 2022

Chinese exports of Allison equipped trucks provide global customers with uncompromising productivity and efficiency in the harshest environments Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Collaboration with Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation on Walk-In Van Program

10 Mar, 2022

Uprate variants of Allison’s 1000 Series™ and 2000 Series™ transmissions designed to integrate with the new GM 6.6L gasoline engine. Full Story

Allison Transmission Partners with Mack Trucks to Expand Medium-Duty Product Portfolio

09 Mar, 2022

Allison’s 3000 Rugged Duty Series™ transmission will be offered in Mack MD Series trucks with a Gross Combined Vehicle Weight Rating of up to 45,000 pounds. Full Story

Hino Trucks Begins Real World Testing and Validation of Allison’s Next Generation Fully Electric Axle on Track for Production Launch

08 Mar, 2022

The Allison eGen Power™ 100D e-Axle Commences Testing and Validation in Hino’s XL heavy duty vehicles. Full Story

Allison Transmission Unveils New Innovation Center at Indianapolis Headquarters

07 Mar, 2022

All New, Engineering Center of Excellence Will Promote Innovation and Collaboration for the Next Generation of Commercial Vehicle Propulsion Full Story

Allison Transmission, the Automatic Transmission of Choice for Agricultural Services, Will Be Present at ExpoAgro 2022

07 Mar, 2022

Allison will showcase its initiatives in the South American agricultural sector at ExpoAgro Full Story

Heishan Fleet Selects Tonly Wide Body Mining Dump Trucks Equipped with Allison 4800 Off-Road Series™ Transmissions

02 Mar, 2022

Allison equipped trucks offer powerful performance, faster acceleration and ease of operation resulting in more loads per day and an estimated 10% increase in productivity. Full Story

Fighting Forest Fires with Specialized Vehicles: LSTE Brandenburg Selects Tatra Force with Allison Fully Automatic Transmission

26 Feb, 2022

The German federal states of Brandenburg and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern will receive a total of 46 new forest fire pumper trucks (TLF-W BB) on Tatra Force chassis with Allison 4500 Series fully automatic transmissions in the course of 2022. Full Story

Allison Transmission Specified for UK’s First Hydrogen-Powered Refuse Collection Vehicle

24 Feb, 2022

Allison fully automatic transmissions well suited to next-generation powertrains Full Story

Allison Transmission Delivers Propulsion Systems Equipped with Next Generation Electronic Controls Platform

24 Feb, 2022

Allison’s next generation electronic controls platform features advanced communications, functional safety, cybersecurity and over-the-air programming capability. Full Story

Allison Transmission Grows Presence in Defense Forces Around the World

23 Feb, 2022

Allison’s focus on the global defense market delivers results. Full Story