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Volkswagen Equipped with Allison Automatic Works Round-the-Clock in Sugarcane Mill

24 Nov, 2021

Equipped with a water tank for firefighting, the VW Constellation 31.280 with an Allison 3000 Series™ transmission runs 24 hours a day at the sugarcane mill Usina Cerradão, in Frutal, the interior of the State of Minas Gerais Full Story

Allison Transmission Partners with Dakar Rally Winner Team de Rooy to Help Develop Electrically-Powered Truck

22 Nov, 2021

New technical partnership will develop an electrified truck with an Allison Transmission for the toughest motorsport competition on earth Full Story

Allison Transmission to Supply Fully Automatic Transmission for New Mercedes-Benz Tourrider Coach

19 Nov, 2021

For its new flagship coach for the North American market, Daimler Buses has opted for Allison fully automatic transmissions. Allison’s B 500R fully automatic transmission with fuel-saving FuelSense® 2.0 technology is factory standard in the Mercedes-Benz Tourrider and provides a reliable, economical and comfortable propulsion solution. Full Story

Allison Transmission Strengthens Commitment to Fuel Consumption Savings and Electrification

19 Nov, 2021

With its fuel-efficient solutions, in particular FuelSense® 2.0 software and the fully automatic xFE transmission, Allison Transmission reinforces the total cost of ownership (TCO) benefits of its fully automatic transmissions. Full Story

Isuzu Enters Class 7 Market in North America with F-Series Featuring Allison Rugged Duty Series™ Transmission

18 Nov, 2021

Isuzu introduces two new F-Series models, exclusively featuring Allison transmissions Full Story

Allison Transmission Completes Installation of New eGen Power™ Electric Axle Production Assembly Line

12 Nov, 2021

The 109,000 square foot dedicated facility will produce Allison’s portfolio of eGen Power™ electric axles with Allison’s proven quality and reliability for commercial applications Full Story

Partnership Between Allison Transmission and Dotto Trains Reaches New Heights

12 Nov, 2021

Dotto Trains once again chooses Allison fully automatic transmissions for their new “Big Boy” tourist train. The tourist trains of Tarquinia and the Island of Elba have never been so comfortable. Full Story

First Bus Upgrades 220 Buses With Allison’s xFE Transmission

11 Nov, 2021

Allison’s transmissions reduce fuel consumption by 8.5%, paying back the cost of the upgrade in little more than a year and prolonging the operational life of the bus. Full Story

100% of Solví Group Company’s Refuse Compactors in Sao Paulo Will Be Equipped with Allison Automatics by End of 2021

08 Nov, 2021

The Group aims to have Allison transmissions featured in all of its various refuse vehicles within five years Full Story

Allison Transmission Serves as Effective Choice for Regional and Urban Distribution Activities

04 Nov, 2021

Allison fully automatic transmissions allow carriers to optimize their operating costs. They also facilitate their energy transition, by optimizing the performance of CNG vehicles, now available for distribution activities over longer distances. Full Story

Allison Transmission, Mercedes Benz: A Winning Partnership

29 Oct, 2021

Allison Transmission, in partnership with Mercedes Benz, is poised to further strengthen its growth in the Middle East and other regions as the world’s leading supplier of commercial duty fully automatic transmissions for buses and trucks. Full Story

King Long China Delivers CNG Buses Equipped with Allison Automatics to Guadalajara City in Mexico

26 Oct, 2021

The delivery of more than 150 King Long CNG city buses featuring Allison fully automatic transmissions will utilize abundant local natural gas supplies and upgrade the public transport in Guadalajara, one of the largest cities in Mexico Full Story

Largest-ever Aftermarket Order for Allison’s FuelSense® 2.0 Software Sees U.K. Waste Management Company, Biffa Champion Cleaner Diesel

22 Oct, 2021

FuelSense® 2.0 reduces CO2 emissions and cuts Biffa’s diesel costs by up to 9%, with the upgrade paid back in four months. Full Story

Allison Transmission Makes Strategic Equity Investment in Jing-Jin Electric Technologies

21 Oct, 2021

Allison Transmission announced that it will participate in the initial public offering (IPO) of Jing-Jin Electric (JJE), a leader in electric motor, inverter, and integrated electrified propulsion systems within the largest electric vehicle market in the world. Full Story

Leading Chinese Bus OEM, Zhongtong Bus Partners with Allison Transmission to Provide Cleaner Public Transport in Armenia

20 Oct, 2021

The successful dispatch of more than 200 Zhongtong CNG city buses equipped with the Allison T270R transmissions will provide commuters in Armenia’s capital with a greener, more convenient and comfortable way to travel Full Story

Allison Transmission Shares its Progress in Waste Collection Activities at Pollutec Trade Fair

15 Oct, 2021

Allison will showcase its progress in waste collection activities at the Pollutec trade fair, with information on the results of a recent study on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), and its fuel efficient solutions FuelSense® 2.0 and xFE. Full Story

Top Industry Journalists Test Drive Mercedes-Benz Atego Powered by Allison Transmission

12 Oct, 2021

Over a period of five days, leading media journalists and influencers in the UAE drove the Atego 4x4 truck equipped with the Allison Transmission 3000 Series™. Full Story

Allison Transmission Developing a Next Generation Electrified Transmission

06 Oct, 2021

Allison to accelerate development of transformational electrified transmission technologies for future U.S. Army combat vehicles. Full Story

Hareket Transports the Most Challenging Loads with Volvo FH16 Tractor Equipped with Allison Transmission

05 Oct, 2021

Hareket Nakliyat successfully overcomes the most challenging heavy haul jobs thanks to Volvo FH16 Tractors equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions, which the company has been using for 8 years. Full Story

Hyundai Mighty Trucks Equipped with Allison Fully Automatic Transmissions Increase the Values of Oil Tank Lorries

04 Oct, 2021

Korean gas station owners are increasingly more likely to operate Hyundai Mighty trucks equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions due to driving convenience, economic feasibility, durability and reliability Full Story