Current market trends are moving toward shorter, lighter carbines and completely modular weapon systems. This year at the 2014 SHOT Show, we saw more rifles than ever including modular, free-floating handguards in a variety of caliber choices to fit many objectives.
To find out more about the most current rifles on the market, check out our list of the best new rifles for 2014.
The REC 7 Gen 2's main features include a chrome lined, cold hammer-forged barrel and a modular free-floating handguard with Keymod attachment points.
These new rifles are chambered for .270, .30-06, .330 Win. Mag. and 7mm Rem. Mag.
The Advanced Tactical SOC is available in both .308 Win. and .300 Win. Mag. chamberings, and feeds from a 5-round magazine (included), or an accessory 10-round magazine.
The main features of this rifle include a KeyMod rail system, collapsible stock and a SAW grip.
Available in .223 Rem., .308 Win, 6.8 SPC and .458 SOCOM, there's a good chance the X-Series can fit the bill.
Price: $1,400 to $2,000
SIG Sauer's new rifle runs on a 3-position adjustable piston-driven system, allowing operators to tune the action for optimal function with suppressors, or during extended shooting sessions.
Price: $1,500 to $1,600
Price: $999 to $1,160