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

Nov 29, 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

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

Nov 24, 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 to Supply Fully Automatic Transmission for New Mercedes-Benz Tourrider Coach

Nov 19, 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

Nov 19, 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

Nov 18, 2021

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

Partnership Between Allison Transmission and Dotto Trains Reaches New Heights

Nov 12, 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

U.S. Marine Corps Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle Prototypes Feature Allison Transmissions

Nov 11, 2021

Allison’s 3000 Specialty Series™ transmission chosen by both manufacturers competing for the Marine Corps’ newest wheeled armored vehicle prototype Full Story

First Bus Upgrades 220 Buses With Allison’s xFE Transmission

Nov 11, 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

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

Nov 09, 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

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

Nov 08, 2021

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