223 Rem 53 gr V-MAX® Superformance®

223 Rem 53 gr V-MAX® Superformance®
Test Barrel (24") Velocity (fps) / Energy (ft-lbs)
Muzzle 100 200 300 400 500
3465/1413 3106/1135 2775/906 2468/716 2180/559 1913/431
Trajectory (inches)
Muzzle 100 200 300 400 500
-1.50 1.10 0.00 -5.60 -16.90 -35.60


Supercharge your varmint rifle!



Superformance Varmint is 100 to 200 fps FASTER than ANY conventional ammunition.


Achieve superior accuracy, increased range, flatter trajectory, less wind drift.


Polymer tipped Hornady V-MAX or NTX bullets deliver match accuracy and rapid fragmentation.


Optimal results are achieved in ALL firearms, including semi-autos.

Speed Kills! Varmint hunters can now reap the benefits of Hornady Superformance propellant technology in their favorite varmint cartridges. Superformance Varmint ammunition delivers muzzle velocity increases of 100 to 200 feet per second from EVERY gun. Accuracy, increased range, flatter trajectory, less wind drift and devastating terminal results are all realized with Superformance Varmint ammunition. Featuring the industry leading polymer tipped Hornady V-MAX bullet that delivers match accuracy and rapid fragmentation, Superformance Varmint ammunition from Hornady extends current varmint cartridge efficiency and performance. Optimal results are achieved in all firearms, and Superformance Varmint ammunition is safe to use in all action types, including semi-autos.

Velocity increase examples include:

  • 222 Remington with 50 gr V-MAX at 3,345 feet per second (delivers 223 Remington Ballistics!!)
  • 223 Remington at 3,465 feet per second pushing 53 gr V-MAX bullet that has been optimized for peak performance from the 223 Remington chamber. This new bullet boasts an amazing .290 BC that enables this load to produce trajectory and wind drift equaling that of a conventional 22-250!
  • 22-250 Remington loaded with the 50 gr V-MAX at 4,000 feet per second
  • 243 Winchester Superformance Varmint load pushing a 58 gr V-Max at 3,925 feet per second

Supercharge your varmint rifle with Hornady Superformance Varmint ammunition - It really IS…rocket science!


Velocity Comparisons Hornady Superformance vs. conventional velocities
222 Rem. Superformance 50gr Vmax 3345 222 Rem 50gr. 3110
223 Rem. Superformance 53 gr Vmax 3465 223 Rem 55 gr. 3240
22-250 Rem. Superformance 50 gr Vmax 4000 22-250 50 gr. 3800
243 Win Superformance 58 gr Vmax 3945 243 Win 58 gr. 3750
Item Number 8025
H.I.T.S. # (100 Yard Value) 249
Ballistic Coefficient (G1) .290
Sectional Density .151
Test Barrel Length (inches) 24
Quantity 20/Box
Price: $28.27
Purchase From Retailer
Photo Date Shooter Title Product
03/17/2016 Jamie Loftus I Quit Calling Too Early 223 Rem 53 gr V-MAX® Superformance®
03/17/2016 Jamie Hog Lot Dog 223 Rem 53 gr V-MAX® Superformance®


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