Month: July 2014

Join Us at the Sandwich Auto Fest & Car Show

Join Factory Five this weekend as we head to Cape Cod for the Water Street Wing Fling Auto Fest and Car Show in Sandwich MA.  We're heading to the event with our fleet of show cars including our '33 Hot Rod, Mk4 Roadster, and more!  Factory Five customer Jim K.…Read More

2014 Street Rodder Road Tour Visits Factory Five

The Street Rodder Magazine Road Tour visited Factory Five Racing this past Monday. The entire front parking lot was filled with hot rods, and Factory Five President Dave Smith gave the cruisers a factory tour. Huge thanks to Jerry Dixey from Street Rodder Magazine for making Factory Five one of…Read More

30 Day 818R Build Progress Report

30 days ago, we decided to try and build an 818R and make it to the Ultimate Track Car Challenge (which is held a week from today, July 18th).  This is part of a pilot episode of a potential reality TV show.  I thought it might be a little bit…Read More

House Committee Passes Low Volume Replica Car Bill

Above: Courtney Hansen from Powernation was a SEMA spokesperson for this legislation. Great news for the custom car industry.  I have been honored to be part of a SEMA advisory committee that has helped to draft a bill that would enable companies like Factory Five to manufacture completed vehicles with…Read More

Factory Five July 4th Weekend Hours

We hope everyone enjoys their 4th of July weekend! Factory Five Racing will be closed Friday, July 4th to celebrate Independence Day. We will have a small crew on hand on Saturday, July 5th, for factory tours in the morning from 8 am to noon. If you are in New…Read More