Savage’s Rascal Minimalist Brings Style to Micro Rimfires
Savage’s Rascal Minimalist Brings Style to Micro Rimfires
- WESTFIELD, Massachusetts – Savage Arms has taken the quintessential introductory rimfire in another bold direction. The new Rascal Minimalist mirrors the stylish lines and laminate stock of its bigger brother, Minimalist, yet retains the features and compact sizing that has made Rascal America’s favorite firearm for teaching kids marksmanship and safety skills.

“The Boyd's laminate stock and bright color combinations of Rascal Minimalist make this a stylish rifle,” said Beth Shimanski, Director of Marketing for Savage. “And it demonstrates, again, Savage’s commitment to providing the very best tools to every shooter—even those who are just learning to shoot.”

Savage’s Rascal is built on the industry’s safest micro rimfire action. Like the rest of the Rascal family, Rascal Minimalist is a single-shot rifle that cocks by lifting the bolt. It unloads just as easily – without the need to pull the trigger. The design builds superior shooting skills thanks to full-size rifle features, including Savage’s user-adjustable AccuTrigger™ system and a threaded (1/2-28) barrel.

These new Rascals will start shipping this August. Visit your local Savage dealer and place your order today. Find your local Savage dealer at

• Reliable, single-shot action
• Manual Safety
• Unload without pulling the trigger
• User-Adjustable AccuTrigger
• Feed ramp
• Modern aesthetics and ergonomics
• ChevCore™ Laminate technology in Pink/Purple or Teal/Gray
• 11.5” Length-of-Pull
• 16 1/8” Carbon Steel Matte Black Barrel with 11 degree target crown
• Threaded ½-28 with cap
• Includes ear plugs and firearms lock

Part No. / Description / MSRP
13797 / RASCAL MINIMALIST (PURPLE/PINK) 22 S/L/LR 16.125-inch barrel / $279
13802 / RASCAL MINIMALIST (TEAL/GRAY) 22 S/L/LR 16.125-inch barrel / $279

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Headquartered in Westfield, Massachusetts, Savage has been producing firearms for more than 125 years. Savage is one of the world's largest manufacturers of hunting, competition and targeting shooting centerfire and rimfire rifles, and shotguns. Their firearms are best known for accuracy, performance and innovation. The entrepreneurial spirit that originally defined the company is still evident in its ongoing focus on continuous innovation, craftsmanship, quality and service. Learn more at