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Review: ZF transmission is a great 8

December 17, 2019 by John Smith

TORONTO, Ont. — In early 2021, German automotive supplier ZF Friedrichschafen AG will launch the PowerLine 8AP, an eight-speed torque-converter automatic transmission medium-duty and vocational applications with gross vehicle weights up to 26,000 kg (57,000 lb).

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Eaton-Cummins expands Procision coverage

June 8, 2018 by John Smith

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies is expanding the medium-duty coverage for its Procision seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission to include utility, construction, tanker, refuse and municipal trucks.

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Allison TC10 Transmission

April 27, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Peterbilt and Kenworth tractors to get the Allison TC10 transmission

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Freightliner 122SD Options

September 2, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

The Freightliner 122SD severe-duty truck can now be spec’d with Allison 4700 Rugged Duty Series and Oil Field Series automatic transmissions

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Penske Adds 500 New Auto Transmission Semi-Tractors

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

READING, PA – Penske Truck Rental will be adding 500 new semi-tractors featuring improved automated transmissions to its fleet of more than 50,000 units.

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Kenworth offers automatic choice

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Kenworth has introduced new automatic transmission offerings for customers in construction and shorthaul applications with high horsepower requirements.

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LOAD-BASED SHIFTING

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Allison automatics for 2009 feature new shift logic to optimize economy and performance