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First Gen 3 Coupe Ships!

Posted on December 6th, 2016

After more than a year of development, we are excited to announce that the first customer Gen 3 Type 65 Coupe has shipped! Factory Five customer Henry Renaud has earned a […]


All-New Gen 3 Factory Five Coupe

Posted on November 30th, 2016

Introducing the all-new Gen 3 Factory Five Daytona Coupe replica.  This third generation car is completely new.  There is not a single piece of steel chassis, aluminum panel, or composite […]


All-New, All-Steel Factory Five ‘33!

Posted on November 29th, 2016

Introducing the first ALL-STEEL Factory Five body! The body costs $9,990 and is an option that can be added to the Factory Five ’33 Hot Rod.  Now you can build […]


Back from SEMA 2016: Full House!

Posted on November 18th, 2016

Now is a great time to visit Factory Five Racing! The entire crew and all of our cars are back from SEMA and the Emerald Coast Cruizin’, and  you can […]


2016 Emerald Coast Cruizin’ Show Report

Posted on November 16th, 2016

As soon as the Factory Five big rig was loaded up from the 2016 SEMA Show, Honey Badger pointed it east and headed to Florida to make the 2016 Emerald […]


2016 SEMA Show Report

Posted on November 11th, 2016

The 2016 SEMA Show was by far the most successful show in our 22 years of business.  The quality and caliber of the customer cars, as well as the introduction […]


All-Steel ‘33 Hot Rod Body Debut Video

Posted on November 11th, 2016

Check out this cool video from SEMA 2016 with full details on the new Factory Five all-steel Hot Rod body. Click here for even more details.


BluePrint Engines: The Other Half of the Car

Posted on November 10th, 2016

The crew at BluePrint Engines brought a Mk4 Roadster to SEMA that looked it was cut in half! The running-driving half mobile was a demo for BluePrints new line of […]


Join Us in Panama City, FL on Nov. 11 & 12!

Posted on November 4th, 2016

We’re heading south again this year to the Emerald Coast Cruizin’ in Panama City, FL on November 11-12!  Join us and thousands of classic cars, hot rods, custom cars, and […]


The 2016 SEMA Show: Day 1 Photos

Posted on November 3rd, 2016

It’s day 3 of the SEMA Show and the Factory Five booth continues to attract huge crowds. Our partner companies at KONI Shocks and BluePrint Engines also continue to get […]


The All-New Gen 3 Type 65 Coupe at SEMA 2016!

Posted on November 3rd, 2016

We debuted the all-new Gen 3 Type 65 Coupe at the 2016 SEMA Show and the response has been fantastic! Power Automedia’s Steve Magnante visited the Factory Five booth at […]


Huge SEMA Show Sale!

Posted on November 1st, 2016

We usually try to put together a show special for the annual SEMA Show, and this year is no different, EXCEPT this year, everyone is included in this sale, not […]


The SEMA Show: T-Minus 1 Day!

Posted on October 31st, 2016

The crews are working overtime as the last set up day sees a ton of activity across hundreds of thousands of square feet of show space. Factory Five’s booth (#23235) […]


Turnology’s Challenge Car Build Makes Ford Catalog!

Posted on October 12th, 2016

Congratulations to customer Mark Gearhart whose Ultimate Challenge Car is featured on the back cover of the 2017 Ford Racing catalog!  Mark documented his Challenge Car build on Power Automedia’s […]


Customer Greg G.’s ‘33 Gets Ink!

Posted on October 7th, 2016

ReinCARnation Magazine’s inaugural September 2016 issue profiles Factory Five customer Greg Grant and his supercharged ’33 Hot Rod!  We met Greg last year at the annual Factory Five-Huntington Beach Cruise-In […]


10 Second Electric 818 Destroys Porsche!

Posted on October 6th, 2016

Chris Tapp at Tapp Auto in Ontario, Canada built this remarkable electric Factory Five 818C with Chevy Volt batteries and Tesla S electric motor.  The car has 420 RWHP, and […]


2016 ST2 NASA Champion! John George in FFR #48

Posted on September 28th, 2016

John George took home the ST2 East Coast NASA Championships at the famed Watkins Glen. The intensity of the race was shown in lap times, running 2:00 lap times consistently […]


Cruise-In: This Saturday at Factory Five!

Posted on September 26th, 2016

Join us this Saturday, October 1st, here at Factory Five Racing as we host the Mass Cruisers Car Club as they complete their annual historic Route 6 Cruise. The cruisers […]


Save on These Factory Five Kits Ready to Ship

Posted on September 14th, 2016

We have four fully-loaded kits that were built for customer orders and were never shipped: Three (3) Hot Rods and one GTM.  They are complete and ready for immediate delivery as […]


New Factory Five 18′ Aluminum Trailer Now $4,999! Only 1 Left!

Posted on September 13th, 2016

As summer comes to an end, we are looking to move some of our trailer inventory in preparation for snow this coming winter.  We introduced our new line of Factory Five […]


Cool Factory Five Cars in Hot August!

Posted on August 16th, 2016

Customers take center stage this month as we have tons of cool news and amazing customer accomplishments to share! The heart and soul of Factory Five has always been our […]


Factory Five #SideShotSaturday Favorites

Posted on August 15th, 2016

Factory Five Tech team member Courtnie Provencher posted this photo on our Facebook page this past Saturday asking for customer’s to share a side shot of their Factory Five. We […]


818C Build Featured on Snap-On’s “From the Ground Up”

Posted on August 4th, 2016

Jarod and the crew from Snap-on Tools came by Factory Five recently to build an 818C! Check out part 1 of the build featured on their show “From the Ground […]


Factory Five Customer Trevor P. Runs in Ultimate Track Car Challenge

Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Factory Five customer Trevor Poquette has been competing in the Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge for several years now.  This year Trevor lapped  Virginia International Raceway’s 3.27 mile full […]


Factory Five Customer John George Wins at Palmer!

Posted on July 26th, 2016

Factory Five customer John George has been busy racing this season. What makes his effort significant is that we are working with him on race testing a specific engine and […]

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