SIG SAUER Elite Performance Ammunition Named Among Best Ammo of 2015 by Gun Digest


Gun Digest Magazine Names SIG SAUER Elite Performance Ammunition Among the Best for 2015

Newington, NH (December 4, 2015) – ( – Gun Digest magazine has named SIG SAUER Elite Performance Ammunition among the best of 2015. The Gun Digest editors spent the past year testing numerous brands of ammunition and singled out the prestigious firm of SIG SAUER” for its 300BLK Match Grade Elite Performance Ammunition. Available in 220gr subsonic and 125gr supersonic loads, both rounds feature the time-tested Sierra MatchKing® bullet.

“Our editors and expert gun writers shot a lot of different ammo in 2015, and SIG SAUER Elite Performance Ammunition was constantly among the best in our performance data, whether AR-type rifle or handgun,” said Eric Conn, Editor in Chief at Gun Digest magazine. “I was particularly impressed with the 300BLK loads, which delivered tremendous accuracy results at 100 yards in a wide variety of AR-type platforms. Based on our range experience, Elite Performance ammunition was an easy choice for our Gear of the Year awards.”

Sig Sauer 300BLK Match Grade Elite Performance Ammunition
Sig Sauer 300BLK Match Grade Elite Performance Ammunition

“We truly appreciate the time the editors of Gun Digest and their gun writers took to conduct these tests and their recognition of the effort we have put into making our Elite Performance Ammunition,” said Dan Powers, president of the SIG SAUER Ammunition Division.  “Every caliber we make – whether for personal defense, hunting, competition, or target shooting – goes through SIG’s rigorous testing process to ensure the highest quality and reliability.  Elite Performance Ammunition has been extremely well received in the marketplace, and we will be introducing many more handgun and rifle calibers in the near future as well as 300BLK rounds designed specifically for hunting.”

All Elite Performance Ammunition is manufactured in the United States by SIG SAUER to the same exacting standards as the company’s premium pistols and rifles.  For more information, visit

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