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Umarex 1911 Regent R100 and .22 Colt 1911

Umarex 1911 Regent R100 and .22 Colt 1911

As previewed at SHOT Show 2011, on the centennial of John M. Browning's celebrated M1911 pistol, Umarex USA is offering up 3 .22-caliber versions of the 1911: the Colt Government 1911, the Colt 1911 Rail Gun and the Colt 1911 Gold Cup. Every model has a 5-inch barrel, 12-round magazine and drift-adjustable front and rear sights. Each .22-caliber 1911 is also engineered to use a fully-functioning thumb and grip safety, as well as the half-cock mechanism of the true .45-caliber 1911. The pistols have a starting MSRP at $399 and go up to $499, depending on the model.

In addition to the .22-caliber 1911s, Umarex is also offering .22-caliber versions of the Heckler & Koch MP5, designed to operate in the very same manner as the 9 mm version. The .22-caliber MP5 versions come with match grade precision barrels, imitation 3-lug flash suppressors, adjustable front and rear sights, and a rotating safety switch. It is available in either a 10- or 25-round magazine.

For additional information on the .22-caliber Colt 1911s, please visit the Umarex USA Colt rimfire website. For additional information on the MP5, please visit the Umarex USA H&K rimfire website. Watch the video below to see what Richard Turner over at Umarex USA had to say about the .22 Colt 1911 and the 1911 Regent R100 pistol lines.

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