EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE IS STANDARD.
GUARANTEED SUB-MOA ACCURACY
All Weatherby Vanguard rifles are guaranteed to shoot a 3-shot group of .99" or less at 100 yards (SUB-MOA) when used with Weatherby factory or premium ammunition.
MONTE CARLO GRIPTONITE STOCK WITH INSERTS
Provides lightweight and durable performance year after year. Combines modern synthetic materials with the legendary Weatherby raised comb Monte Carlo design. Our special pistol and forend inserts provide a firm, non-slip grip, while a right side palm swell aids in control and shooter comfort (available on select Vanguard rifles).
MATCH QUALITY, TWO-STAGE TRIGGER
"Creep free" for consistent let-off. Each trigger is hand-honed, factory-tuned and inspected for a clean, crisp break, improving shooter accuracy. Trigger housing is constructed of lightweight alloy and is fully adjustable down to 2.5 lbs.
FULLY ENCLOSED BOLT SLEEVE
Redirects high-pressure gases and brass particles in the event of a case rupture or pierced primer. Shorter bolt sleeve helps to reduce overall weight
VANGUARD RECOIL PAD
All Vanguard rifles feature a specially-fit, low density recoil pad. This technologically superior material significantly reduces felt recoil.
FLUTED BOLT BODY
Longitudinal flutes reduce weight and bearing surface area, while eliminating binding for smooth action. Three gas ports allow high-pressure gases to escape laterally in the event of an accidental case rupture.
Middle position allows shooter to work the action while safety is still engaged.
COLD HAMMER FORGED BARREL
Maximizes consistency and produces SUB-MOA Guaranteed Accuracy when used with premium factory ammunition.
INTEGRAL RECOIL LUG
One-piece machined receiver features integral recoil lug for the utmost in strength and structural integrity.
One-piece trigger guard with hinged floorplate provides easy access to unfired cartridges in the magazine.
ONE-PIECE MACHINED BOLT BODY
Provides maximum strength and structural integrity. The massive M-16-style extractor ensures reliable and positive extraction.