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  1. My fight with a parking lot curb, and the result, and the fix

    Factory Five Roadsters
    First-time poster, thought this might help the other bodywork newbs. I drove forward over a parking space barrier, ripped off the chin scoop and punished myself by learning fiberglass and paint work (car was painted by its first owner). Materials: Booth made in my garage from plastic sheeting...
  2. WANTED: FFR 3 Bolt Exhaust J Pipes

    Parts For Sale / Wanted
    I am looking for a set of non-cat J pipes for 3 bolt side pipes. Please let me know if you have a set kicking around for sale. Thanks in advance, Matt
  3. Body Buck for Sale in RI

    Vendor Deals
    Hey Friends, Recently finished my roadster and am trying to get rid of my buck. $100 OBO, in Middletown RI if you'd like to come pick it up! Colin
  4. Electric MKIV

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone. I am a solar/mechanical engineer with a solar power system on the roof and decided to build an electric roadster. My guess is that some of you might find this interesting while many will find using an electric motor in a roadster blasphemous. Would love to hear your opinions either...
  5. My New Upholstery

    Upholstery & Insulation Forum
    Video I made of my Roadsters new upholstery. I have other videos of my FFR Roadster as well. check out my channel if your interested. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZvviWgnibKw&t=1s
  6. CT newbie considering a build...

    New Member Introductions
    At 6'3" and 240-250 lbs, I am considering a build. I have sat in production models and never could fit in the MR2, Z4, S2000, MIata etc. I have been bouncing between the Hot Rod, the 818 but the Roadster keeps coming back into my head. Would love to hear more about big guy options (although I...
  7. Plase graduate #7524

    Factory Five Roadsters
    Finally, after almost 5 years of building the Car, it is ready! The car was registered and licensed on 25 april, 2016. I'm still waiting for the wire wheels, meanwhile borrowing the wheels from Wife's car.. :) The car is black with black stripes and has classic/retro look without scoop. The...
  8. Mk 4 License Plate Holder/Light Modification

    Factory Five Roadsters
    The location for the Mk 4 license plate light/holder does not provide enough room for a standard plate ... resulting in the plate covering the handle. Photo Source: FFR Website Jeff Kleiner came up with a great modification to change the internals and the clear plastic cover to give enough...
  9. For Sale: Factory5 Roadster Windshield & Frame in Original Packaging

    Parts For Sale / Wanted
    ITEM HAS SOLD. THANKS FFCARS.COM! I have a Factory Five Roadster Windshield & Frame in its original packaging. The DOT 568 Windshield was purchased with a Factory Five Challenge Racer kit in 2005. The original idea was to build the car with a windshield that could be used on the street or...
  10. For Sale: FFR MK2 IRS/Levy Unfinished

    Factory Five Cars For Sale by Intercity Lines
    Factory Five Racing Inc, 1965 Cobra Mkll with Levy Stage 5. After moving coast to coast since starting the Cobra and now moving back to California I have decided to sell. My current career is not going allow me the time to finish the car anytime soon and moving everything for the fourth time...
  11. Did "Da BAT" do it?

    Factory Five Roadsters
    Hi, this is Isaac... Son Of da Bat Many of you know that our website has been down for some time... I am finally caught up and between builds, so I am going to be working on the site here for the next week or so... If "Da Bat" did it! I NEED YOUR PHOTOS! please... we lost our large data...
  12. Body Buck available Rochester, NY

    Factory Five Roadsters
    Free for anyone in the area who needs a MK IV body buck. My body is back on the frame after paint! PM me and I will give you directions.
  13. Scan tool upgrade

    Off Topic Discussions
    So my brother still has my old (10yr old Actron) scan tool and I've decided that I need to upgrade and bequeath it to him. Cars in the house: 2011 Porsche C4, 2011 BMW M3 (the wife's ride), 2011 Ford F150 6.2 (Raptor) and a 2014 5.0 Coyote for the Factory Five Roadster I'm just starting to...
  14. Roadster Kit

    Northwest Region
    I am looking for a FF Roadster Kit, that somebody has purchased, but is no longer interested in building. I have a 1994 GT Ford Mustang, and would like to purchase the base kit from someone in the northwest area. If you know of anyone who no longer wants to build it, please let me know. Thank you!
  15. For Sale: ** AUSTIN, TX: MK3 Roadster, GREAT SHAPE, AWESOME BUILD!! ***

    Factory Five Cars For Sale by Intercity Lines
    ** BEAUTIFUL MK3 Roadster - PRICE LOWERED - TEXAS*** BEAUTIFUL Factory Five Racing MK-3 Roadster for sale - Titled as a 1965 Ford - No expense spared build Asking $34,900 OBO (PRICE LOWERED FROM $39,500) This is a Factory Five Racing Roadster MK3. Factory Five makes one of the highest...
  16. For Sale: 65 FFR Roadster

    Factory Five Cars For Sale by Intercity Lines
    WOW!! It's been fun but we are leaving the country and our beautiful car just cannot go! Factory Five Mk. III Roadster. Ford Blue Jean Blue (metallic) with Wimbledon White Stripe and Clear-coated. The paint is fantastic - an entire gallon of clear coat on it! Interior is very good - neat and...
  17. Viper 5904 Remote Start

    Factory Five Roadsters
    I am installing the Viper alarm system in my car and was wondering if anyone had installed it in their Roadster (MK4, coyote). It would be nice if someone had some helpful links about the wiring configuration. Thanks for your time!
  18. TKO 600 wont shift once driveshaft is inserted!

    Factory Five Roadsters
    We have been going crazy for days on figuring out why our transmission (TKO 600) will shift fine into all the gears when it is not attached to the drive shaft and once the driveshaft is inserted and bolted to the rear it wont shift anymore! WE NEED HELP! PS we did change to a mid-shifter if...
  19. Great article on Bob Bondurant

    FFR Type 65 Coupe
    I came across this article today, it's from June last year, but and wanted to share it anyway. There's a great picture of CSX2299 on page 2. I think someone was looking for the font used on the meatball number? Bob Bondurant - Interview and Profile
  20. For Sale: Cheap Fiberglass Roadster Trunk

    Parts For Sale / Wanted
    I got a bumpless trunk for my car and did not need this one. Has a couple scratches from sitting around the garage. Factory Five's parts catalog has it for $242 plus ship. Will sell mine for $100+shipping (LESS THAN HALF PRICE!!) Email Ven Shenoy - vdshenoy at gmail dot com
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