Ruger has announced a new addition to their family of impressive revolvers. Their new SP101 Match Champion is chambered in .357 Magnum has polished and optimized internals and a 4.2-inch barrel with an 11 degree target crown. These beauties have an MSRP of $859 and we can’t wait to get our hands on one. Stay tuned.
Here’s their press release:
Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) is proud to announce the new Ruger SP101® Match Champion™ – a five-round revolver designed with the competitor in mind. With its ergonomic enhancements and tuned action, the Match Champion delivers fast, accurate shots and takes the popular SP101 to the next level.
Chambered in .357 Magnum, but capable of firing .38 Special, the Match Champion has a full-lug, 4.20″ barrel with an 11-degree target crown for competition accuracy, a chamfered cylinder and custom Altamont hardwood grips with stippled and checkered sides.
The Ruger SP101 Match Champion has a number of features competitive shooter will find appealing, including polished springs and a polished hammer strut combined with trigger and hammer shims for a trigger pull that will help deliver shots on target with ease.
The fully adjustable rear sight combines with a fiber optic front sight to create a great sight picture for both plates and targets, and the polished trigger guard allows for smooth shooting all day long.
For more information on the Ruger SP101 Match Champion or to learn more about the extensive line of award-winning Ruger firearms, visit Ruger.com or Facebook.com/Ruger. To find accessories for Ruger firearms, visit ShopRuger.com or your local independent retailer of Ruger firearms.