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Whether we’re making big business moves or working in the community, we want to make it easy for you to keep up with what’s going on at Allison Transmission. Select a region, category or date below to view the latest news from Allison. If you need more information, click below to contact our corporate communications team.


AKIA Metrobuses Equipped with Allison Transmissions Alleviate the Public Transportation Load in Istanbul

22 Feb, 2022

60 new AKIA LF25 metrobuses, equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions, will bring new impetus to public transportation in Istanbul. Full Story

Delhi Adds 100 JBM CITYLIFE AC Low-Floor Buses with Allison Transmission

21 Feb, 2022

Delhi, Capital City of India recently inducted 100 Allison-equipped JBM CITYLIFE low-floor AC buses under cluster scheme complying to latest BS-VI emission norms to their city bus fleet Full Story

Allison Transmission and New Flyer Partner to Bring Electric Hybrid Buses to Nevada

14 Feb, 2022

Later this year, Southern Nevada Transit Coalition will introduce Allison’s next generation eGen Flex™ into its fleet, offering electric-only capability. Full Story

50 Karsan Atak Buses Equipped with Allison Fully Automatic Transmissions Bring Novelty to Ankara's Public Transportation

10 Feb, 2022

50 diesel Karsan Atak 8-meter buses, equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions have been purchased by the Metropolitan Municipality of Ankara Public Transportation Authority for more efficient operations with their constantly improving public transportation services. Full Story

Allison Transmission Delivers First Next-Generation Hydraulic Fracturing Transmissions to Multiple Industry Partners

09 Feb, 2022

Compatible with dual fuel engines capable of running on natural gas, while offering increased horsepower and substantially reduced idle time, Allison’s FracTran™ offers a unique combination of versatility, power and efficiency Full Story

Volvo’s Heavy-Duty VNL Day Cab Trucks Now Available with Allison’s Award Winning 3414 Regional Haul Series™ Transmission

08 Feb, 2022

This combination provides Class 8 tractor customers with optimized maneuverability, improved fuel economy, faster acceleration, and the lightest transmission in its class. Full Story

Trucks with Allison Transmissions Sweep the Board in Grueling Dakar 2022 Rally Raid

02 Feb, 2022

Extreme driving conditions and the heat of competition demonstrate the wide-ranging advantages of fully automatic transmissions Full Story

Allison Transmission, the Automatic Transmission of Choice for Firefighting and Emergency Services, Will be Present at SICUR 2022

02 Feb, 2022

Allison will showcase its initiatives in firefighting and emergency services at SICUR, including information on the latest municipal acquisitions and Allison’s electrification portfolio Full Story

Allison Transmission Senior Vice President, Operations & Purchasing, Michael Dick to Retire March 11, 2022

27 Jan, 2022

Michael Dick, Senior Vice President, Operations & Purchasing of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) has announced his retirement effective March 11, 2022. Full Story

Allison Transmission Invests in Autotech Ventures, Obtaining Unique Access to Global Mobility Startups

12 Jan, 2022

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce it has committed to a $15 million investment in Autotech Ventures, a venture capital firm that’s helping to pave the way for the next frontier of mobility. Full Story

Allison Transmission Delivers 2 Millionth 1000/2000 Series Transmission

11 Jan, 2022

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce the delivery of its 2 millionth 1000/2000 Series transmission, a milestone in the company’s history of providing reliable, durable transmissions for light and medium duty commercial vehicles. The transmission was delivered to Penske Truck Leasing, a leading global transportation services provider. Full Story

Large City Buses with Allison’s Fully Automatic Transmissions Support Everyday Transportation in the Kyushu Region

10 Jan, 2022

Medium-sized buses with Allison Automatics to join the operation in the next fiscal year Full Story

Search for Better Cost Benefit Leads Racli to Buy the New Mercedes-Benz Atego 1719 Equipped with Allison Automatics

10 Jan, 2022

Refuse collection company from Criciúma, State of Santa Catarina, buys the first five Mercedes-Benz Atego 1719 four-cylinder trucks with fully automatic transmissions newly developed by Mercedes-Benz in partnership with Allison Transmission Full Story

Allison 3000 Series™ Transmission to Be Used in Hino Team Sugawara Trucks at Dakar Rally 2022

22 Dec, 2021

Team to use hybrid trucks for the first time in support of environmentally friendly and sustainable racing Full Story

Sany’s All-Terrain Crane Featuring Allison Transmission is Perfect for Gobi Desert Green Energy Infrastructure Projects

22 Dec, 2021

Allison Transmission announces that the all-terrain crane SAC600E, built by Sany Heavy Industries and equipped with Allison’s 4500 Specialty Series™ (SP) fully automatic transmission, has won the approval of a Gobi desert power construction customer based upon greatly improved vehicle mobility, enhanced efficiency and driving comfort. Full Story

Allison Transmission Grows Its Global Presence in Wheeled Tactical Defense Vehicles

14 Dec, 2021

Allison to provide 4000 Series™ fully automatic transmissions for Israel’s future Armored Fighting Vehicle. Full Story

Allison Transmission Honored with ASE Training Excellence Award for Second Consecutive Year

08 Dec, 2021

Allison’s Train-the-Trainer program was recognized for its innovative, immersive technician training Full Story

Katmerciler to Deliver 118 Units of Hızır Vehicles Equipped with Allison Transmissions to Kenya

02 Dec, 2021

Katmerciler won Kenya’s military vehicle procurement tender and will start the delivery of Hızır vehicles equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions in 2022. Full Story

Allison Transmission’s eGen Power™ 100D Electric Axle Earns Prestigious I-nnovation Award at Solutrans 2021

01 Dec, 2021

Allison Transmission is honored to announce that its eGen Power™ 100D electric axle has earned a prestigious industry accolade. The e-Axle was recognized with a Silver I-nnovation Award in the equipment category during an awards ceremony at Solutrans 2021. Full Story

City of Paris Selects Allison Transmission for its Waste Collection and Street Maintenance Vehicles

29 Nov, 2021

The City of Paris, which has managed to position itself at the forefront of innovation, opted very early for Allison fully automatic transmissions to facilitate the work of drivers who operate in very dense urban areas on a daily basis. Full Story