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Factory Five November 2015 Newsletter

Posted on November 27th, 2015

Factory Five Type 65 Coupe and ’33 Hot Rod take center stage with the Everly Brothers at the 2015 Emerald Coast CruiZin’ in Panama City, FL one week after SEMA. […]


Fall Building Season Sale!

Posted on November 26th, 2015

The fall building season is in full gear, and it’s time to build your Factory Five! As I commonly do, I gathered the crew to see what specials they want […]


818 Upgrade Parts Now Available!

Posted on November 23rd, 2015

We are excited to announce the production release of the new Factory Five 818 nose and removable hard top! All 818 kits are currently shipping with this new design nose, […]


Be Sure to Catch the Factory Five Rattle Can Rod on PowerNation!

Posted on November 20th, 2015

If you missed the previous airings of the Factory Five Rattle Can Rod on PowerNation TV’s “Engine Power,” you’ll have several chances to watch the episode over the next few […]


Carl’s Delivers Huge! Again.

Posted on November 20th, 2015

How many times do you find yourself saying that you LOVE your body shop?  Truth is, most body shops do a good job, but they typically take longer than they […]


18 Kits, 3 Stewart Trucks, 1 Week!

Posted on November 19th, 2015

It’s another busy week here as the warehouse team work with the Stewart Transport crew to load 18 Factory Five kits! To all the customers who will be receiving their […]


PowerNation Announces Rattle Can Rod Sweepstakes Winner!

Posted on November 18th, 2015

The team from PowerNation TV announced the winner of the Factory Five-Dupli-Color Rattle Can Rod at this year’s SEMA Show. Rebecca A. from Mount Vernon, OH will be cruising around […]


Factory Five Big Rig is Back from SEMA!

Posted on November 18th, 2015

Scott “Honey Badger” Bell arrived at Factory Five the other day with the show and event truck following the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas and the Emerald Coast CruiZin’ […]


Factory Fives Take Center Stage at Emerald Coast CruiZin’!

Posted on November 17th, 2015

The Factory Five crew is enjoying the nice Florida weather as we talk with customers at the Emerald Coast CruiZin’ in Panama City, FL!  FFR’s Tony Zullo and Sally Bean […]


Factory Five Customer Priest H. Stops In for a Visit

Posted on November 17th, 2015

Factory Five customer Priest Hazelwood and his wife stopped by Factory Five yesterday for a visit, and to see the latest projects Factory Five is working on.  Priest built an […]


The All-New 818C Shined at SEMA 2015

Posted on November 13th, 2015

At last June’s Open House, we took the wraps off of the all-new 818C.  Over the summer, the team put the finishing touches on the coupe, and the kit is […]


The Best Paint Jobs with the Best Automotive Paints!

Posted on November 13th, 2015

Photos of the SEMA Show are great, but there’s nothing like seeing these cars and the show in 3-dimensions.  Jessica Barton from Power Automedia interviewed Factory Five Racing and our […]


Power Automedia Checks out the 20th Anniversary Mk4 Roadster

Posted on November 13th, 2015

The crew from Power Automedia visited the Factory Five booth last week during The SEMA Show, and talked with President Dave Smith and Director of R&D Jim Schenck about the […]


Factory Five SEMA 2015 Report with Tons of Photos & Videos!

Posted on November 12th, 2015

The 2015 SEMA Show was a huge success!  It was a homecoming of sorts as tons of Factory Five customers visited us throughout the show.  The Factory Five booth showcased the new […]


Beautiful Type 65 Coupe from Customer Bob T.!

Posted on November 11th, 2015

Congratulations to Factory Five customer Bob T. from Columbia, TN who completed his Type 65 Coupe build earlier this year!  Bob drove over 1,100 miles round trip to pick-up his […]


The Factory Five SEMA Cars Head to Florida!

Posted on November 10th, 2015

Last week’s SEMA Show was a huge success, and we’re keeping the fun going by bringing our SEMA display cars down to Florida for the 2015 Emerald Coast Cruizin’ in […]


Updates from the 2015 SEMA Show!

Posted on November 4th, 2015

The 2015 SEMA Show is officially underway, and the crowds are already starting to fill the Factory Five booth to check out the new 818 Coupe, the 20th Anniversary Mk4 […]


Power Automedia Unveil Ultimate Challenge Car at SEMA!

Posted on November 3rd, 2015

The team at Power Automedia have been working hard all year long on their Ultimate Factory Five Challenge Car build, and have been documenting their progress on their website Turnology.com. […]


Factory Five’s 2015 SEMA Schedule

Posted on November 3rd, 2015

The 2015 SEMA Show starts today, and Factory Five has a pretty exciting schedule of events throughout the week.  Check out the full list of dates and times to come […]


’33 Hot Rods Put a Ford in a Ford!

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

This year’s SEMA Show will highlight two all-Ford-built Hot Rods at Ford Performance Racing Parts display at “Ford Out Front.”  One Factory Five ’33 will highlight Ford’s 5.0L Coyote engine […]


Factory Five Welcomes New Team Members!

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

Two new members join the Factory Five team! Courtnie Provencher, Technical Sales & Support If you happened to catch the All-Girls 427 build episode on “PowerNation” last year, you would […]


Factory Five Type 65 Coupe Headlines Snap-On Tools Booth

Posted on November 1st, 2015

In previous years, our partners at Snap-On tools have built a Factory Five Mk4 Roadster AND a Factory Five ’33 Hot Rod.  This year at SEMA, we are doing two […]


Factory Five Ultimate Mk4 to be Unveiled at Toyo Tires Booth

Posted on October 31st, 2015

Many of you have heard about the ultimate street/competition Mk4 being built by Mark Gearhart and his team at Power Automedia, and some of you have also been following his […]


Much Anticipated New Factory Five Brochures Now Available!

Posted on October 30th, 2015

Sure, it’s a little self serving, and sure, it feels a little weird to crow about a new brochure, BUT after spending the better part of a year sitting next to […]


You Meet the Coolest People at SEMA!

Posted on October 29th, 2015

If you’re in the business of cars, you’re at SEMA along with 400,000 other car enthusiasts.  When you walk the aisles, you pass guys like Jay Leno and Mario Andretti… […]

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