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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

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

Nov 04, 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

Oct 29, 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

Allison Transmission Exhibits at Waste Expo Brazil, Largest Event in the Country Focused on Solid Waste Management

Oct 27, 2021

At the show, which runs Oct. 26-28, Allison Transmission will showcase its 3000 Series™ fully automatic transmission, favored by industry fleet owners, and that delivers greater productivity and benefits in the grueling work of collecting waste Full Story

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

Oct 26, 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

Oct 22, 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

Oct 21, 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

Oct 20, 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

Oct 15, 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

Oct 12, 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

Oct 06, 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

Oct 05, 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

Oct 04, 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

Allison Transmission Partners with Fuller Center for Housing to Build Home for Central Indiana Family

Oct 01, 2021

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce the completion of a community service project, in partnership with the Fuller Center for Housing, to help a central Indiana family realize its dream of home ownership. Full Story

Allison Transmission and SAIC Hongyan Formalize Collaboration on Electric Axle Integration

Sep 30, 2021

Premium Chinese OEM will integrate Allison’s eGen Power 130D into regional and long haul tractors Full Story

Allison Transmission Names Nick Weidlich First Annual Allison Guild Technician Skills Competition Winner

Sep 29, 2021

Allison Transmission is pleased to announce the winner of its inaugural Allison Guild Technician Skills Competition. Nick Weidlich with Clarke Power Services, Inc. in Wentzville, MO was named Grand Champion of the Allison Guild Technician Skills Competition at the Guild Star Awards banquet hosted in Indianapolis on September 21, during First Line 2021. Full Story

La Plata Bus Fleet Adds Experience with Allison T270R Transmission

Sep 29, 2021

Allison Transmission makes up more than 40% of Unión Platense bus fleet in La Plata. Full Story

Favot Selects Allison Fully Automatic Transmissions to Equip Its MAC 3028 Sprayers

Sep 29, 2021

Allison Transmission announces that FAVOT company has decided to mount the first prototype Mac 3028, with an Allison 2500 series transmission. Full Story

Allison Transmission Delivers Fully Automatic Transmission for Road Sweeper in Stockholm Area

Sep 29, 2021

The machine from Ströman Maskin AB is built to handle both sweeping, suctioning, snow removal and de-icing – depending on the weather and season. To create comfort for the driver, the machine was equipped with an Allison fully automatic transmission, which enables smooth gearshifts and ease of use. Full Story

New Flyer to Offer Allison Transmission’s Next Generation eGen Flex™ Electric Hybrid Propulsion System beginning in January 2022

Sep 28, 2021

Allison Transmission, today announced that New Flyer Industries Canada ULC and New Flyer of America Inc. (together “New Flyer”) will begin offering eGen Flex™ in early 2022, Allison’s next generation electric hybrid propulsion solution. Full Story