Month: April 2016

A Collection of Coupes Book by Marc St-Amand

Factory Five customer Marc St-Amand built a stunning blue and white Factory Five Type 65 Coupe, but he didn't stop there.  Marc has compiled a collection of Factory Five Coupe photographs and customer profiles in a new book that is available online! This is a 100 page Hardcover book featuring…Read More

Factory Five Big Rig Ready For Summer Road Trips!

The Factory Five big rig returned early this afternoon with a new wrap done by our partners at Competition Graphics. Thanks to Scott "Honey Badger" Bell for bringing it home from Michigan over the weekend.  We'll be adding some sponsor decals to the trailer in the near future. The new…Read More

EcoBoosted FFR 818C on PowerNation!

This weekend on "Engine Power," the Factory Five crew will be building the first EcoBoost-powered 818C.  Ford's 310 HP 4-cylinder EcoBoost engine is standard in the Ford Mustang, and we got one of the first aftermarket engines to drop into our newest Factory Five 818 Coupe.  The episode debuts this…Read More

FedEx/St Jude’s Charity Car at Mecum!

If you recall, last summer the team from Factory Five and pilots from FedEx built a beautiful Mk4 Roadster at the FedEx St Jude's PGA Golf Classic.  The car has raised over $50,000 in donations for St. Jude Children's Hospital, and now it is heading to the Mecum Auction in Houston,…Read More

Factory Five Community Loses a Great Guy

Yesterday, a friend of mine called to let me know that Factory Five customer Wade Chamberlain (above on left with customer Bob Lennon in 2002) passed away suddenly of a heart attack at only 47 years old!  Wade leaves his wife Beth, their children, and the entire Factory Five community…Read More