According to David Crane's Defense Review page, (LINK
) Colt Defense has a new carbine featuring the monolithic rail seen in previous 10 series prototypes.
16" hammer forged barrel, and the previously mentioned titanium front folding BUIS.
Says it select fire, so it is clearly a .mil, LE offering, but could bode well if we could get the ball rolling before any shutdown of civilian sales (which is a disclaimer we are getting used to considering)
Beautiful job, Colt!