New Sig Sauer P365 XL Now Shipping to Dealers (VIDEO)
By Chris Eger
Making official their long-promised stretched version of the standard P365, Sig Sauer‘s new P365 XL is not only bigger but is optics-ready right out of the box.
The New Hampshire-based company confirmed persistent rumors about the new pistol in June when they released an extended 15-round magazine. The device is backward compatible across the legacy P365 line, which has 10-round flush fit and 12-round extended mag choices.
The new Sig Sauer P365XL uses 12-round flush-fit mags with optional extended 15s, while the smaller P365 uses 10-rounders. (Photos: Sig)
Besides the option for 15-round mags, the updated P365 XL runs a longer 3.7-inch barrel (up from 3.1 in the P365) and corresponding optic-ready slide. Further, the new gun has Sig’s XSERIES features to include an improved grip module with extended beavertail and a flat trigger with a 90-degree break.
“When the P365 was introduced it hit the market by storm, and was a game-changer when it comes to Everyday Carry, by delivering unprecedented capacity in a micro-compact size,” said Tom Taylor, chief marketing officer for Sig. “With the P365 XL, we have once again redefined Everyday Carry by delivering 12+1 capacity, or 15+1 capacity, in a highly concealable, compact profile while bringing many of the