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Metrocity with Allison xFE transmission and diesel engine offers a more affordable route to Low Emission Bus certification

The new Optare Metrocity xFE midi-bus has been added to the list of Low Emission Bus (LEB) accredited vehicles.

Allison’s extra fuel-saving transmission is presented in new Optare Metrocity xFE at Euro Bus Expo 2016

Allison Transmission, the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic commercial-duty transmissions, will bring its latest xFE and Torqmatic® transmissions to the UK for the first time when it exhibits at the Euro Bus Expo 2016.

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Allison displays fully automatic transmissions for military vehicles at Eurosatory 2014

PARIS – Allison Transmission will showcase its world renowned X200 and 3000 Series™ fully automatic transmissions globally recognised for quality, reliability and durability, at Eurosatory 2014. The Land and Air-land Defense and Security show held in Paris from June 16-20 is an excellent opportunity for visitors to see these transmissions, specially designed to operate in the harshest conditions, while ensuring unrivaled performance with Allison’s Continuous Power Technology™.

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Allison Transmission maximizes efficiency in 110 new TEMSA Avenue CNG buses

ISTANBUL – Specified with Allison fully automatic transmissions to maximize vehicle efficiency, Turkish manufacturer TEMSA recently delivered its first 12-meter Avenue CNG buses to Istanbul Otobüs A.Ş.

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Allison advancing in Indonesian BRT market with Chinese OEMs

BEIJING, China —TransJakarta Busway, the local bus transportation authority of Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, has announced the purchase of 66 Zhong Tong LCK6180GC buses, equipped with Allison automatic transmissions. The company’s largest single order of 18m articulated buses supports the city’s active promotion of the BRT public bus service as a means of reducing congested city traffic.

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Allison equipped line painting truck offers improved performance, increased safety and reduced driver workload.

Millbrook, UK – When local authorities and line painting contractors look to replace their vehicles involved in line painting duties, there are a range of options to consider from the choice of truck itself, to transmission and interior. Specialist engineering firm Rexmar Engineering designs and builds bespoke vehicle bodies that maximise operator safety and driver operation, with Allison fully automatic transmissions central to each customer build. The company supplies a number of councils and contractors up and down the UK.

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