Although Savages tend to be a "no-frills, no nonsense" sort of rifle, they are good rifles that proved themselves in the accuracy department. They probably won't win a beauty contest but they just might show-off at the range.
I have two Savage rifles. ChesterGolf is correct. They are not very pretty rifles especially after many trips into the field. I have never had them malfunction or any accuracy problems.
One aspect I do like about the design of the Savage is the barrel nut. You can buy barrels in other 30-06 based calibers and change the barrel/caliber yourself. I have a model 110 in 30-06 that I am contemplating rebarreling to a 338-06.
There is one tip I have learned over the years in hunting whitetails in late season snow. Do not overlook soybeans left standing on the edges of fence rows, woods, creeks, buildings wherever it might be, this is where the deer will be while the food lasts during late season. December/January will pull deer in from some distance away to feed on the easy to get to food.
I killed one of my nicest bucks off of a very small patch of soybeans that was left after rains created a...