Savage rifles have a reputation of being the most accourate rifle out of the box. With the accutrigger, pillar bedding of all of there stocks it will drive tacks. Just get your load development done and go to the range. My savage Stevens shoots .75 inch groups at 100 yrds. That is with the factory stock and trigger. I can't wait to see what she does after I add some things. . Hope this helps
+2 and at that price and I would buy it in a heartbeat. You can't buy a new Savage action for that price. Besides do not limit yourself. Easy barrel change and lots of manufacturers make pre-made ready to change barrels.