Headlining today's news at High Gear Media is The Car Connection's redesign and re-launch, with a new look and new features that make finding your next car even easier. Cadillac has apparently decided to put plans for a drop-top version of the upcoming ATS compact luxury car on ice, and the sports car world continues to get more interesting with contributions from Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, and Ferrari.

Our sister car-shopping site, The Car Connection, has re-launched with an all-new design. Check it out.

Porsche is said to be working on a new mid-engined supercar called the 960.

OnStar reversed its decision to dig into un-subscribed user data.

Is a long-wheelbase, diesel Bentley Mulsanne in the works?

Toyota's Prius c, promising very high mpgs, will be called "Aqua."

The Cadillac ATS Convertible has been shelved, but the regular sedan is still moving forward.

Mercedes-Benz gives us the scoop on the V-8 in the SLK55 AMG.

The Ferrari 458 Spider will start from $257,000.

The 2012 Fiat 500 will come in a Pink Ribbon edition to help fight breast cancer.

The 2012 Kia Rio hatchback is a surprising combination of technology, efficiency, and low price.