Statement From Springfield Armory CEO Dennis Reese Regarding IFMA’s Deal on Illinois Anti-Gun Legislation

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Read our earlier post here on the deal cut today by the Illinois Firearms Manufacturers Association (IFMA). In exchange for dropping its opposition to SB-1657, IFMA secured a carve-out from the bill’s…

Springfield Armory, Rock River Arms Trade Opposition to Illinois FFL Licensing Scheme for Carve-Out

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Earlier today, the Illinois State Senate passed bill SB-1657 by a one-vote margin. While its prospects are still unsure in the House, if signed by Governor Bruce Rauner, the new…

Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Steve Ripka

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There aren’t many 1911s that combine carry-ability, shoot-ability, and afford-ability better than the Springfield Range Officer in 9mm. Check out the rest of Steve’s gear at Everyday Carry . . .

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New From Springfield Armory: 4-Inch EMP Lightweight Champion 1911

Is there anything easier to carry and conceal than a commander-sized 1911? Not many. Which is why Springfield’s added to their 1911 line with a four-inch 9mm EMP that’s been…

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New From Springfield Armory: Five New Pistols for SHOT Show

Even after the elaborate launch of their first entry into the AR market (read Jeremy’s review of the SAINT here) Springfield Armory isn’t letting any grass grow under their feet…

Gun Review: Springfield SAINT AR-15 Rifle

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Springfield Armory is embarking on a bit of a corporate re-branding. According to the gunmaker’s marketing mavens, their “Defend Your Legacy” slogan targets Americans between 25- and 45-years-old. Buyers who know…

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Hands-On With The Springfield Armory SAINT

Deep in the desert outside of Las Vegas, Springfield Armory hosted about a dozen gun writers to give us a sneak peek at — and a whole lot of trigger time behind — their…

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Gun Review: Springfield Armory XD Mod.2 9mm Sub-Compact

About a decade ago, I was married to my Ruger P90 for EDC and chained to my Berretta 92FS for duty. A friend brought out his brand new XD in .45ACP. I assumed…

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Gun Review: Springfield Armory XD-S .45 ACP

“The .380 was a cute fad,” Springfield Armory’s print ads proclaim. “Now, let’s get back to business.” Back to business indeed. Forty-five caliber single-stack striker fired pistols aren’t exactly a…

Gun Preview: Springfield Armory XD-S .45 ACP With Extended Grip

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I received a surprise email from our friends at Springfield Armory last week. Their girl Friday (a.k.a., Deb) was sending an .45 caliber single-stack XD-S pistol to my FFL. Following…

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Gun Review: Springfield Armory XDm 5.25″ 9mm

Competition shooters shell-out thousands of dollars for tricked-out polymer pistols. Glock has long been the big dog in the field (“Ole Reliable”). Over the last few years, more and more mainstream…

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Gun Preview: Springfield Armory XDm 5.25 9mm

Springfield Armory’s much talked-about competition class XDm is in the hands of your faithful correspondent. Crimson Trace marketing maven and Top Shot champ Iain Harrison reckons the 9mm 5.25  is…