Category: What’s New

Factory Five Snap-On Mk4-R Challenge Car Gallery

Our good friend Dino Petrocelli took some pro-studio photos of our newly built Mk4-R Challenge Car. The car was built in 3 days during the filming of Snap-On Tools "From the Ground Up" episodes. The car features Ford's 430 HP 5.0L Coyote with TKO500 transmission and new IRS with Wilwood…Read More

Factory Five/Snap-On/Logano Mk4-R Build!

This week, we filmed a new episode of Snap-On Tools series "From the Ground Up." If you saw the season finale of "Fast N' Loud," you saw our Gen 3 Type 65 Coupe-R at speed driven by NASCAR's Joey Logano against Kurt Busch in a Gas Monkey prepared Pantera. The…Read More

2018 London Cobra Show Report

Every year, a small town in Ohio celebrates the annual London Strawberry Festival... and at the same time, the largest gathering of Cobra replicas in the world takes place on Main Street, London, Ohio! This year was the 17th year of the London Cobra Show. The weather kept a lot…Read More

Hot Rod Magazine: The Drift Truck Build

Hot Rod Magazine remains the monthly bible of custom car guys. We're excited to start a multi-issue build focusing on our newest '35 Hot Rod Truck. The magazine will be following the build and road test of a 1,200 HP Ford-powered Factory Five '35 Hot Rod Truck. The very talented…Read More

Factory Five Hosts Students of Bay Path

One of my favorite things to do at Factory Five is to host school tours. I clearly remember when I was younger those people who took the time out of their day to show me their cars or teach me something. So, I feel an obligation to answer questions and…Read More

Legendary Street Rods Club Tours Factory Five!

This past Saturday, May 5, we hosted the Legendary Street Rods car club of New Bedford, MA here at Factory Five Racing. The club members brought a nice variety of cars, and spent a few hours touring the shop, checking out the different projects going on at Factory Five, and…Read More

11th Annual Huntington Beach Cruise-In Report

The 2018 Huntington Beach Cruise-In almost didn't happen! We've got so many things going on back at the factory that I reluctantly made the decision to cancel this year's event. That was before Dave Hodgkins and the Factory Five community stepped up and said, "We can help!" This year's event…Read More