The classic John Browning model 1911 pistols are well over a century old and going strong.
Here are our picks for the top 10 model 1911 pistol offerings. They're all from reliable manufacturers who know what a gun owner needs. The 1911 semiautomatic pistols are used by the U.S. Army, other military branches, and a ton of local law enforcement groups in America.
The .22 LR cartridge is the perfect small-caliber range gun that can do double duty as a small-game getter. MSRP is $871.
Colt has been making 1911s longer than anyone else, but they also know how to give the 1911 just the right modern touch. This Colt 1911 with wood grips is a favorite among national match competition and sport shooters worldwide, it sells for $1,149.
The Micro Carry in .380 ACP offers the proven 1911 design in a pocket-carry size for the smaller cartridge. This is a perfect small, concealed carry pistol for self-defense. MSRP is $679.
This is another great .22 LR option. Lots of bells and whistles in a target pistol. MSRP is $669.99.
This Remington is a beautiful 1911 offering the classic pistol in stainless steel. MSRP is $789.
This pistol is a top-notch offering that has all of the options one could want. MSRP is $1,399.
This is a great pistol made in my home state, Ohio. Be ready to open the wallet though; prices are reaching above $2,000 for this one!
The Taurus pistol in blue with Picatinny rails is a solid offering. MSRP is $834.97.
This Sig Sauer is a solid, concealable, big-bore .45 ACP pistol at a MSRP of $1,156. It also has a flashy two-tone finish.
The razorback 10mm is a powerhouse perfect taking down game from up close. MSRP is $1,350.