Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0
If the combination of shootability, affordability and quality are what you want in your next handgun, S&W’s new M2.0 9 mm is the perfect choice. It’s made with a high grip for a more comfortable shooting experience, a lower muzzle rise and faster aim recovery. Four palmswell grip inserts allow a perfect fit for any shooter and it’s made with a polymer frame and a corrosion-resistant Armornite finish on the stainless steel barrel and slide. The trigger has an audible and tactile reset. The M2.0 weighs 24.7 ounces and has a 4.25-inch barrel. ($599; Smith-Wesson.com)
It doesn’t matter if you are a fan of revolvers, semi-autos, classic remakes or improvements on existing pistols and revolvers, there was something for every handgunner at the 2017 SHOT Show, the largest firearms and hunting trade show in the world. Not only did manufacturers unveil a wide variety of new models and new configurations of old models, a handful of custom gun makers even introduced guns that are as beautiful as they are functional.