Breda America Introduce Two Competition-Ready Shotguns in Time for 3-Gun Season


Breda America Introduce Two Competition-Ready Shotguns in Time for 3-Gun Season

Breda America, a Banshee Brands Inc. brand of superior shotguns introduce the Breda B12i/T4 and Breda B12i/T4 X Competition Grade 12-gauge shotguns for the 2024 competition season.

Easton, Md. (March 2024) – Breda America, a Banshee Brands LLC, brand and renowned Italian manufacturer of firearms, proudly unveils its latest innovations catering to the discerning needs of competitive shooters worldwide. Introducing the Breda B12i/T4 and the Breda B12i/T4 X Competition Grade shotguns, meticulously engineered to elevate performance standards in the realm of 3-gun competitions.

Designed from the ground up as a competition-ready platform, the Breda B12i/T4 boasts unparalleled firing cycle speed, surpassing most factory shotguns on the market. Trusted by elite shooting teams in IPSC competitions across standard and modified divisions, this shotgun delivers exceptional speed, precision, and reliability under pressure.

Key features of the Breda B12i/T4 and Breda B12i/T4 X Competition Grade include:


• Ambidextrous Charging Handle: Handle can be positioned on the right or left side of the receiver to allow for faster reloading, charging, and clearing of any misfires without dismounting the shotgun.

• Oversized Controls: Designed for intuitive operation and enhanced handling during intense competition scenarios.

• Precision Drilled Barrels: Crafted from premium Acciaio Breda Steel, ensuring unparalleled accuracy and consistency shot after shot.

• Breda Inertia System: Engineered for flawless cycling and reduced felt recoil, providing shooters with a competitive edge.

• Flip-Up Rifle Sight: Enhancing target acquisition and accuracy for rapid and precise shot placement.

• Aggressively Cut Loading Port: Facilitating swift and seamless reloads, crucial for maintaining momentum in dynamic shooting stages.

• Natural Transition: Seamlessly integrated receiver to forend design, optimizing ergonomics and ensuring a fluid shooting experience.

The Breda Ambidextrous Charging Handle

Available in barrel lengths of 24″ or 18.5″, the Breda B12i/T4 is purpose-built to meet the demands of 3-gun competitions with unparalleled performance and reliability. With a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $1,899.00, this shotgun represents an exceptional value proposition for competitive shooters seeking top-tier performance.

Additionally, Breda introduces the B12i/T4 X Competition Grade, offering enhanced features and refinements tailored to the most discerning shooters. Building upon the success of its predecessor, the B12i/T4 X sets a new benchmark for performance and craftsmanship in the competitive shooting arena. The X Competition Grade shotgun adds performance-enhancing upgrades such as a hand-assembled and tuned alloy trigger group unit with an ergonomic ramped trigger guard allowing for smooth and fast loading. The Breda “Veloce” bolt carrier, finished in a satin titanium coating is lighter and faster than traditional models. A black ink-infused walnut stock allows for a personalized fit with an adjustable comb. The package includes extended choke tubes. The X-Competition grade is hand-fitted and enhanced from muzzle to buttstock with an MSRP of $2,299.00.

“Driven by a passion for excellence and a commitment to innovation, Breda is proud to introduce the B12i/T4 and B12i/T4 X shotguns, designed to empower competitive shooters with the tools they need to succeed,” said Jesse Highling, vice president of business development at Breda. “With unrivaled speed, precision, and reliability, these shotguns represent the pinnacle of performance in the world of 3-gun competitions.”

About Breda America Group (Breda AG):

Founded in Milan in 1861 by Ernesto Breda, the company began as a small locomotive manufacturer. By the turn of the century, it had grown into the leading armaments supplier to the Italian military producing everything from small arms to tanks and aircraft. For over a century, Breda has focused engineering efforts on producing the best barrels in the world. Breda shotguns incorporate improved chambers and bore specifications to improve cycling speed and reduce felt recoil, as well as contribute to increased consistency in shot patterns. Breda stands behind their shotguns with their best-in-class Limited Lifetime Warranty program and “in-house” parts and service center located at the Breda AG headquarters in Easton, Maryland.

About Banshee Brands:

Banshee Brands Inc. is a privately held corporation that establishes strategic partnerships with select international and domestic manufacturers. Banshee Brands Inc. provides oversight and management for the US operations of our manufacturing partners encompassing logistics, marketing, sales, distribution, and customer service. 

Media Contact:

Laura Burgess Marketing
P: 603-682-3316 


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