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Facing financial woes, Colonial Williamsburg to restructure

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Colonial Williamsburg will outsource many of its commercial operations and lay off workers in response to declining attendance …

These Brothers Want to Transform Everything About Classic Car Auctions

Meet the Keno Brothers. They want to get rid of the car auction establishment. Here's how.<p>I've never bought a $1M car.<p>I've never even bought a $100k car, new or used. I'm in the "budget" vintage school. A 1973 Citroen SM. A 1991 Porsche 928GT. A 1987 911 Targa. I'm 43 years old. Having grown up …

Classic Cars

With Portable Native Client, Google brings “write once, run everywhere” to Chrome

Chrome apps are still few and far between but this week, Google provided developers with another set of tools to change the situation. PNaCl, which …

2015 Nissan GT-R Nismo gets official

Behold the 2015 Nissan GT-R as dressed by Nismo and inspired by the GT3-spec race car that competed in this year's Nürburgring 24-hour race. Called the "ultimate iteration of Nissan's GT-R supercar," power goes up by 55 horsepower to 600 hp with updates like high-flow, large diameter turbos, and …

Callaway announces 570-hp version of Chevy SS

With the influx of all the new products from Chevrolet this year, Callaway has its hands full trying to keep up. As much as we hope the Callaway Corvette Aerowagon becomes a reality, there's a big soft spot in our hearts for go-fast sedans that's eagerly anticipating the tuner's latest creation, …

Sony sells over 1 million PlayStation 4 consoles in first 24 hours

There was little doubt that the PlayStation 4 would sell well on launch given the sheer amount of hype,but we now have proof: Sony has revealed that it sold over one million PS4s in North America during the console's first 24 hours of availability. While that figure pales in comparison to the sales …

W Motors has released the first images of its upcoming 1,000-horsepower Lykan Supersport. If you must know, it'll be priced at $1.6 million. More photos and details --> http://bit.ly/1bvAtF0

Are you in the market for a McLaren P1? Tough cookies. We hear all 375 of them have been sold. More --> http://bit.ly/1bvIJVy

Tesla Model S Fires Might Be a Big Deal—But Not For the Reasons Some Say

For the third time in six weeks, it has become apparent that a Tesla Model S, somewhere, somehow, caught fire. Consequently, for the third time in six weeks, the automotive world has entered a “Tesla Cycle,” which plays out as follows:<p>News breaks that a Model S has caught fire, either via pictures …

Motor Authority

The News for November 8th, 2013

Welcome to the Hooniverse News! This is a weekly recap of some of the biggest stories in the automotive industry without the fluff or the bull. I …