Smith & Wesson Corporation announced the addition of the new M&P10 SPORT Rifle in .308 Winchester / 7.62x51 NATO caliber to the company’s M&P10 rifle lineup
As the newest addition to the modern sporting rifle family, the Smith & Wesson M&P10 SPORT rifle features a popular 16” barrel with a .30 caliber A2-style flash suppressor.
Chambered in .308 WIN/7.62x51 NATO caliber, the M&P10 Sport is equipped with ambidextrous controls for both right and left handed shooters in an optics-ready configuration.
Jan Mladek, General Manager of Smith & Wesson and M&P brands, said, “In 2013, Smith & Wesson introduced the award-winning M&P10 rifle, which quickly became a popular choice with consumers.
Today, we’re proud to expand the M&P10 line of modern sporting rifles with the release of the M&P10 SPORT rifle in .308 WIN.
The M&P10 SPORT rifle offers consumers a top performing modern sporting rifle at a competitive price, and is well suited for target, hunting and competitive sport shooting.”
The Smith & Wesson M&P10 SPORT rifle is chambered in .308 WIN/7.62x51 NATO and equipped with a mid-length gas operating system, resulting in lower felt recoil.
The M&P10 SPORT semiautomatic, modern sporting rifle features a medium-contour 16” barrel with 5R rifling for increased accuracy, a 6-position telescopic stock, and durable corrosion resistant Armornite® finish on the interior and exterior of the barrel.
With an MSRP of $1,049, the M&P10 SPORT ships with a 20 round Magpul® PMAG® and is optics-ready with a picatinny top rail and gas block to easily mount a variety of optics.