Month: July 2017

818R: Race Car to Rock Star!

A while back, customer Ron Ewerth and his sleek black 818R was featured in an issue of S3 Magazine. Ron has been racing his 818R and getting some great attention. Ron reports that he has been racing with Maxxis tires on and off since 2006 in his drifting program. Since he already…Read More

Snap-On Gen 3 Coupe Build Airs July 20!

Last March, we built an all-new Gen 3 Coupe with the crew from Snap-On Tools here at Factory Five. The build was for a TV show highlighting our new Coupe and Ford's awesome new 5.2L Aluminator 52XS 580 HP crate engine based on the Voodoo engine, but with a conventional…Read More

Let the FE Freedom Ring!

Factory Five customer Al Adkins (call sign RacerAl on The Factory Five Forum) from Stoneville, NC built his Mk4 Roadster starting with our complete kit and installed a powerful 445 stroked FE with Blue Thunder heads and intake, and a TKO 600 transmission. Whitby Motorcars painted his body. Al also…Read More

Join Us at the 2017 Syracuse Nationals

The Factory Five crew is traveling to Syracuse, NY for the 2017 Right Coast Nationals car show. This year, Factory Five Techs Dan Golub and Jay Kravitz will be at the show in the Factory Five booth with the new Gen 3 Type 65 Coupe and our '33 Hot Rod along with…Read More