New Hot Rod Truck Chassis Gallery

Technology has made everything better. Dig on the computer-designed, ultra-strong, light-weight Factory Five '35 Hot Rod Truck chassis. Photos by our buddy Dino Petrocelli. This truck chassis is standard under every Factory Five '35 Hot Rod Truck. Shown with optional satin black powder coating. Click here to view the full gallery.…Read More

Top 10 of 2018

Customer Erik Treves highlights a great year of customer accomplishments with his twin-turbo Gen 3 Coupe laying it down for charity at the 2018 London Cobra Show. This year, the company and customers made a huge difference for charities like the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.…Read More

New England Supercar Club Tour at Factory Five

Huge thanks to Factory Five customer Jim K. for organizing a tour here at Factory Five for the members for the New England Supercar Club! What started out as maybe 20-30 people quickly became 350-400 people! Good variety of cars in the parking lot, and a fun tour for a…Read More

Huge Congrats to GTM Race Team PDG!

2nd in class, 3rd place finish overall! The 25 Hours of Thunderhill is the most demanding and grueling road race on the planet, and Rich M. with his Team PDG (Prototype Development Group) has been a regular at this event for more than a decade. This year, Rich scored a…Read More

SMG Motoring’s ’35 Hot Rod Truck Gallery

Featured at the 2018 SEMA Show, this red Factory Five '35 Truck was built by Freddy from SMG Motoring. This truck is powered by a 640 HP ProCharger supercharged LS-engine. Featuring the newest option Deluxe nose/grill. Photos taken by Dino Petrocelli. Click here to view the gallery with a white background. Click here…Read More

Factory Five’s Hot Rod Nation on PowerNation!

Factory Five President Dave Smith sits down with PowerNation TV's Katie Obsorne and talks about the future of Factory Five's line-up of Hot Rods, Trucks, and now future designs. This episode aired only a few days after SEMA 2018, and highlights the company's investment in its new Hot Rod Truck…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #6 of 7

Truck Yeah! Five Fast Factory Five Trucks Last year at SEMA, we pulled the wraps off of our all-new '35 Hot Rod Truck that we had built on PowerNation's show "Engine Power." In only a year, we've shipped over 50 trucks, and are bringing four really fast builds to the…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #5 of 7

SEMA preview #5 is also a bit of a head fake... In the past year and a half, we have made a significant investment into our Hot Rod line. We recently launched our Hot Rod Pick-Up Truck which uses a shared platform/chassis with our race-proven '33 Hot Rod. Recently, Factory…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #4 of 7

SEMA preview #4 is a bit of a head fake here. We’ve been working on an all-new digital design process, and while the resulting new model will NOT be at the SEMA Show (since it is undergoing major revisions), I wanted to share the story of the development process. The…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #3 of 7

'35 Hot Rod Truck by Freddie in Battle of the Builders! Freddie Simmons, Jr. is a good friend and a master builder. Last Spring, Freddie picked up one of our new '35 Hot Rod Pick-Up Trucks with the idea of building a super custom truck to enter into the SEMA…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #2 of 7

As part of the biggest SEMA we've ever planned, we invited the Ohio Cobra Club to bring out their 2019 raffle car to join our outdoor display. Ohio Cobra Club 2019 Raffle Car at SEMA! Chris Relyea and his team from FormaCars built this beautiful silver and black Factory Five…Read More

SEMA Preview Day #1 of 7

As of this past Saturday, our trucks were loaded up, and heading out to next week's SEMA Show in Las Vegas! This year, we have some pretty big news to announce, and I am going to be giving you a sneak peek each day for seven days building up to…Read More

Solid Car Guys Wins 2018 Telly Award

Super proud Mad Dog and our partners at thestealthcrew for winning a 2018 Telly Award for their work on our TV series pilot "Solid Car Guys" which tells the story of the Hespeler family and their '33 Hot Rod build. You can watch the episode below. Dave Smith President Read More