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Three Year French Study Shows Lower Total Cost of Ownership with Allison Fully Automatic Transmissions

Jun 18, 2021

An unprecedented three-year study with a refuse fleet has shown a 2% reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with the Allison fully automatic transmission compared to an automated manual transmission. Full Story

Sinopec SJP Petroleum Machinery Company Selects Allison 4500 Oil Field Series™ Transmission for its New Light Workover Rig

Jun 04, 2021

Allison Transmission is exhibiting at CIPPE Beijing 2021 (June 8-10) in hall W1, Booth 410. Full Story

Allison Transmission Introduces Next-Generation Hydraulic Fracturing Transmission

Jun 02, 2021

Allison Transmission FracTran™ will drive productivity and deliver sustainability for fracturing fleets Full Story

Allison Transmission Introduces xFE Transmissions for Medium-Duty Trucks

Jun 02, 2021

Fuel-saving, emissions-reducing transmission, proven worldwide on buses, now also offers truck operators an affordable stepping stone on the path towards electrification Full Story

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

May 27, 2021

The delivery of 166 King Long CNG city buses featuring Allison T270R, T280R and T325R will utilize abundant local natural gas supplies and upgrade the public transport in Guadalajara, the second largest city in Mexico Full Story

Allison Transmission Honored with Legacy Award from The American Lung Association in Indiana

May 26, 2021

The company was honored for its commitment to wellness and investments in technology that will lead to cleaner air. Full Story

Allison Transmission Senior Vice President, Product Engineering & Planning, Randall R. Kirk to Retire August 6, 2021

May 24, 2021

Randall R. Kirk, Senior Vice President, Product Engineering & Planning of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) has announced his retirement effective August 6, 2021. Full Story

Allison Transmission to Showcase its Oil Field Series™ (OFS) at the 21st CIPPE Show

May 21, 2021

Dedicated to the oil field equipment industry, Allison will offer its highly acclaimed Allison 9832 Oil Field Series™ transmission Full Story

Indonesia’s Medium Tank Program Features Allison Transmission

May 19, 2021

Allison’s cross-drive transmission powers Indonesia’s Harimau (Black Tiger) Medium Tank. Full Story

Allison Transmission Recognized in Episode of Military Makeover Operation Career airing on Lifetime TV

Apr 28, 2021

The company will be featured in an April 29 episode of a special series chronicling organizations providing employment opportunities to military veterans. Full Story

Allison Safety and Efficiency a Major Plus for Waste Wise

Apr 26, 2021

An innovative waste collection company which specializes in servicing new high-density and restricted access private housing developments in Sydney and Melbourne has selected Allison Automatics for its fleet of Hino 500 Series trucks because of their ease of use and maneuverability in narrow street and tight environments. Full Story

Allison Transmission receives certification from California Air Resources Board for model year 2021 electric hybrid propulsion system paired with Cummins engines

Apr 26, 2021

Originally approved in 2014, Executive Order must be approved for eligibility on a model year basis Full Story

Allison Transmission and Emergency One Formalize Collaboration on Electric Axle Integration

Apr 22, 2021

Allison Transmission, a leading designer and manufacturer of conventional, hybrid and electric vehicle propulsion solutions, in collaboration with Emergency One (UK) Ltd, the market leader in the United Kingdom in the manufacture, service and support of fire and rescue vehicles, is pleased to announce a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). Full Story

Allison Transmission’s eGen Flex™ Electric Hybrid Solution Introduced in New York City Transit Buses

Apr 20, 2021

The full electric capable eGen Flex™ will enhance quality of life, help protect the environment and begin revenue service in May Full Story

Allison Transmission Releases 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

Apr 19, 2021

For the first time, the company released a report to provide data on its ESG efforts. Full Story

Allison-Equipped Hyundai County Bus Records Growth of 19 percent Year Over Year in Jeju-do

Apr 15, 2021

Increased sales of Hyundai County were influenced by increased travel demand during COVID-19 Full Story

Vizcaya Upgrades Firefighting and Rescue Fleet with 15 Vehicles Equipped with Allison Fully Automatics

Apr 07, 2021

The Vizcaya Provincial Council has renewed its firefighting fleet through the acquisition of 15 state-of-the-art vehicles fitted with Allison fully automatic transmissions. These vehicles will be deployed at the Urioste, Basauri, Artaza, Iurreta, Gernika, Zalla and Derio fire stations. Full Story

Allison Transmission Named 2021 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award Finalist

Mar 31, 2021

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) is pleased to announce Allison Transmission, Inc. has been named one of 30 finalists for the 2021 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, in recognition of the organization’s support for its National Guard and Reserve employees. Full Story

Allison Automatic Equipped Buses Made their Mark in Kropyvnytsky

Mar 30, 2021

MAZ buses with an Allison automatic transmission proved themselves reliable and comfortable in the three years they operated in the fleet of a municipal public transport operator in Kropyvnytsky (Kirovograd Region, Ukraine). Full Story

Why a Busan Local Switched to an Allison Fully Automatic Transmission After Driving a Manual for 17 Years

Mar 30, 2021

Sang Jin Lee, who has been driving a manual truck for 17 years, has been very satisfied since he purchased the Hyundai Mighty Auto truck with an Allison fully automatic transmission in August 2020 Full Story