Winchester 5.56 Ammo Recall

Winchester Recall 556 Ammo

Winchester Ammunition announced a warning and issued a recall of certain kinds of 5.56 NATO ammo last week.  The ammunition in question possibly contains the wrong propellant, which might cause damage to the firearm and injury to the shooter. The recalled ammo is the Winchester M855 62 grain penetrator with a symbol number of ZGQ3308 […]

New Winchester .338 Lapua Ammo

Winchester 338 Lapua ammo box

One of the sleeper announcements from the 2013 SHOT Show was the addition of two .338 Lapua loads to the Winchester Ammunition catalog.  In fact, these are the only two .338 Lapua Magnum loads in the Winchester catalog. The first .338 load uses an Accubond CT bullet, which is a polymer-tipped, bonded-core hollowpoint.  The bullet […]

Winchester PDX1 Defender 7.62×39

Winchester 7.62x39 PDX1 Defender Ammunition

At the 2013 SHOT Show, Winchester Ammunition will show a new member of the company’s PDX1 Defender line of premium ammo:  the 7.62×39.  The new round will feature a 120 grain bullet rated at 2365 fps.  That works out to be about 1490 ft-lbs of energy. The bullet used in the new load uses the […]

.17 Winchester Super Magnum: 3,000 FPS Rimfire

.17 WSM

Well the new rimfire cartridge is here and it is a smoking hot round:  the .17 Winchester Super Magnum.  The new rimfire promises “pinpoint accuracy” and the “downrange performance of a centerfire cartridge.” Ok, let’s cut to the chase:  the new Winchester cartridge is pushing a 20 grain bullet at 3,000 fps.  That is an […]

More New Winchester Ammunition Products at the SHOT Show

Winchester Ranger Ammunition Review

In addition to the all-new rimfire caliber that will be introduced, Winchester Ammunition plans on rolling out a variety of new products in their existing lines.  While that may not come as a surprise, there will definitely be some new things that will pique the interest of shooters:  both hunters and tactical types. What I […]

New Winchester Rimfire Caliber: Update

Winchester Ammunition

Winchester’s new rimfire caliber will be introduced at the 2013 SHOT Show and the company released a new teaser video today.

New Winchester Rimfire Caliber

[Editor’s note:  The original teaser video was pulled by Winchester Ammunition.  However, since then, we have found another video of the new Winchester rimfire caliber.  Click here to watch the new video.] Coming in January is a new ammunition caliber that will start a “rimfire revolution,” according to the manufacturer Winchester Ammunition.  According to a […]

Winchester Varmint X Ammunition: Coyotes Beware

Winchester Varmint X box

With a focus on accuracy, Winchester Ammunition announced the introduction of the new Varmint X cartridge line.  The new ammo will be offered in four different calibers for a total of five loads.  See below for the exact details on each load. The number of varmint hunters has rapidly increased in the recent past.  According […]

New Ammo from Winchester


As 2009 begins to close, Winchester Ammunition announced a wide range of new loads for 2010.  These new loads will be shown at the SHOT Show in January, and will be released to the public shortly thereafter.  We will be at the show and will bring you additional information as we can from the good […]