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Allison Expands eGen Power® Family of Electric Axles to Provide Additional Offering for European and Asia Pacific Markets

Sep 20, 2022

Allison Transmission announced the new eGen Power® 130S, the latest product to be introduced to the company’s eGen Power family of fully electric axles, this week at IAA Transportation in Hanover, Germany. Full Story

Allison Transmission and Anadolu Isuzu Partner on Electric Trucks and Buses

Sep 19, 2022

Allison eGen Power® 100S electric axles will be integrated into light-duty truck and midibus platforms for refuse, distribution and public transportation. Full Story

QUANTRON to Unveil First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck Equipped With Allison eGen Power® Electric Axle at IAA

Sep 19, 2022

Allison Transmission is supplying the eGen Power® electric axle for QUANTRON’s first hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV), a heavy-duty tractor for long-distance and heavy-duty applications. The vehicle will be displayed for the first time at the QUANTRON booth at IAA. Full Story

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Places Order for Buses Featuring the Allison eGen Flex™

Sep 16, 2022

VTA order represents the largest and most recent in a series of bid awards nationwide for buses equipped with Allison’s revolutionary electric hybrid eGen Flex™ system. Full Story

Allison Transmission Poised to Meet U.S. Defense Department Climate Change Challenge

Sep 13, 2022

Allison’s experience and investment in defense vehicle fuel efficiency and commercial electric hybrid propulsion aligns with the Pentagon’s climate change and electrification strategy. Full Story

Allison Transmission Debuts at Autocar Expo

Sep 12, 2022

Allison Transmission will exhibit for the first time at the 2022 Autocar Expo, a tourism and mobility by coach trade show, to be held at Lyon Eurexpo from October 12 to 15. Full Story

Kazakhstan Bus Fleets Choose SamAuto Buses Equipped With Allison Automatics

Sep 01, 2022

SAZ LE60 buses equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions have been operating in Almaty, Kazakhstan’s biggest city, since 2017. Having used these buses for several years, private fleets highlight their exceptional ease of operation, reliability and comfort on both city and suburban routes. Full Story

Allison Transmission Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Testing at Vehicle Electrification + Environmental Test Center

Aug 30, 2022

The innovative testing capabilities demonstrate Allison Transmission’s leadership role in the development and deployment of hydrogen fuel cell and other alternative fuel options for the commercial vehicle industry. Full Story

City Buses with Allison Automatic Transmissions Impress Public Transport Company in Porto Alegre

Aug 29, 2022

In their first experience with Allison automatic transmissions, executives from Viação Teresópolis Cavalhada are impressed by the low fuel consumption and minimal maintenance Full Story

Allison Transmission to Present New Fully Electric Axles for Construction Trucks at Bauma 2022, Munich

Aug 26, 2022

Allison to introduce the new eGen Power® family of electric axles for construction trucks and to also present the new TerraTran™ fully automatic transmission for toughest off road applications. Full Story

Allison Transmission Gives Sydney Equipment Transport Operator a More Reliable Alternative

Aug 26, 2022

A long-established family-owned specialist machinery transport company has committed to Allison Automatics because of the reliability and drivability advantages it offers over manual and automated manual transmission (AMT) alternatives. Full Story

Allison Transmission Awarded $6.55 Million Contract to Deliver Next Generation Electrified Transmission to U.S. Army

Aug 25, 2022

The United States Army will utilize the Allison propulsion solution to help meet its transformational modernization objectives. Full Story

New Karsan Atak Buses Equipped with Allison Fully Automatic Transmissions Bring Comfort to Mersin's Transportation

Aug 10, 2022

Mersin Metropolitan Municipality has upgraded and expanded its fleet with 67 Karsan Atak buses featuring Allison fully automatic transmissions. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Board Changes

Aug 09, 2022

Names Richard Lavin as Lead Independent Director, appoints four new independent directors and announces retirement of four directors Full Story

Allison Transmission Exhibits New Electric Hybrid Propulsion System at Lat.Bus

Aug 09, 2022

In the main exhibition of urban mobility in Latin America, Allison to display its next generation eGen Flex™ electric hybrid propulsion system. Full Story

Food and Distribution Fleets Choose Allison’s 3414 Regional Haul Series™ Transmission

Aug 02, 2022

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce that the award-winning Allison 3414 Regional Haul Series™ fully automatic transmission is now running in three of the top five largest private fleets in North America, which operate approximately 25,000 tractors combined. Full Story

Allison Automatic Transmissions Improve Operation Efficiency of Wastepaper Collection Trucks

Aug 01, 2022

Allison Transmission is proud to announce that Allison 1000 Series™ six-speed fully automatic transmissions are specified in wastepaper collection trucks based on the Ranger FD, a mid-sized truck manufactured by Hino Motors, and increasing the efficiency of wastepaper collecting work. Full Story

Allison eGen Flex™ Electric Hybrid Propulsion System Spurs Growth of Clean Transportation in the Midwest

Jul 29, 2022

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce the continued success of the next generation eGen Flex™ electric hybrid propulsion system, with several public transit agencies in the Midwest selecting the Allison eGen Flex for their buses. Full Story

U.S Army’s Newest Armored Combat Vehicle Powered By Allison Transmission

Jul 26, 2022

Allison’s 3040 MX™ cross-drive transmission will be featured in the Army’s Mobile Protected Firepower vehicle. Full Story

Allison Transmissions are the Automatic Choice for Leading Australian Transport Company

Jul 22, 2022

Major Adelaide transport company, Collins Transport, has added an Allison-equipped Hyundai Mighty light duty truck to its fleet of more than 180 trucks to improve inner city delivery operation Full Story