Allison Transmission 1350 Model Adds Towing Ability
January 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Allison Transmission released its new 1350 model, which will provide an option within its 1000 Series models for towing capacity of up to 30,000 pounds.
The new 1350 model will provide an option within Allison's 1000 Series models for towing capacity of up to 30,000 pounds.
Previously, the maximum gross combination weight approved in the Allison 1000 Series was 26,000 pounds.
The 1350 model also comes equipped with a park pawl, which means no air brake is required.
The model is offered within the Highway Series, Rugged Duty Series, Emergency Vehicle Series, Pupil Transport/Shuttle Series, Motorhome Series and the Specialty Series.
The 1350 model has been released in the International TerraStar truck as the exclusive transmission offering and with the Allison Optimized package, which includes shift energy management, low range torque protection, load based shift scheduling and prognostics.