Allison Transmission

Business, Equipment

Allison Reports Increased Net Income, Revenue in First Quarter

Assembly worker at Allison Transmission plant A worker assembles part of an Allison Transmission. (Allison Transmission via YouTube)

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. reported higher first-quarter net profit and revenue amid strength in the North American On-Highway market.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
April 24, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

Allison Invests in New Testing Facility

Allison transmissions Allison Transmission Inc.

Allison Transmission announced it is investing in a new vehicle testing facility to support testing for a wide range of propulsion systems, including conventional powertrains, alternative fuel, electric hybrid and fully-electric vehicles.

March 1, 2019
Business, Equipment

Allison Transmission Reports Record Revenue, Net Income for 2018

allison A Detroit Diesel engine dealer that features Allison transmissions. (Bruce Harmon/Trans Pixs)

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. reported record annual revenue and net income for 2018 while tax-related and interest expense factors led to mixed fourth-quarter results.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 26, 2019
Business, Equipment

Allison, LHP Telematics to Collaborate on Diagnostics

Allison transmissions on the assembly line Allison Transmission Inc.

Allison Transmission Inc. announced it is expanding the remote diagnostic options available for its fourth- and fifth-generation transmissions through a collaboration with LHP Telematics.

Transport Topics
November 26, 2018
Business, Technology, Fuel

Allison to Market 9-Speed Transmission Globally

Allison 9-Speed transmission Allison 9-Speed transmission. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Allison Transmission announced it will offer its new medium-duty, fully automatic 9-speed transmission globally and that it also developed an electric hybrid system with an extended range up to 9 miles.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
September 25, 2018
Business, Equipment

Allison Offers Diagnostic Information Through Geotab

Allison Transmission, the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, announced it has collaborated with telematics provider Geotab Inc. to deliver diagnostic codes and transmission information to fleets.

Transport Topics
September 24, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

Allison Partnerships Will Provide Data on Transmissions

Allison transmissions (Allison Transmission)

Allison Transmission Inc. has partnered with multiple North American telematics service providers to deliver transmission-health information by year-end.

Transport Topics
June 12, 2018
Business, Equipment

Allison Transmission Income, Revenues Jump in First Quarter

Allison 9-Speed 200 Series transmission An Allison 9-Speed 2000 Series at an industry trade show. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Allison Transmission reported first-quarter 2018 net income of $151 million, or $1.09 per share, up 82% from the $83 million, or 53 cents per share, of net income reported in the first quarter of 2017.

Transport Topics
April 30, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

More Vocational Fleets Opting for Automated Transmissions

Driver on keypad for truck's Allison automatic transmission A driver interacts with the keypad for his truck's Allison automatic transmission. (Autocar Trucks)

An aging driver population and the addition of vocational-specific features are the top reasons fleet managers and industry executives cited for growth in two-pedal transmission use among vocational truck buyers.

Jim Galligan | Special to Transport Topics
February 21, 2018

Sales Rise 25% for Allison Transmission

Allison transmissions on the assembly line Allison Transmission

Allison Transmission Holdings, the Indianapolis-based provider of fully automatic transmissions for heavy-duty trucks, reported fourth-quarter and full-year results.

Transport Topics
February 15, 2018