Privacy & Cookies Policy

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1. Intellectual property

All materials within the website are the intellectual property of Chevrolet. These materials may not be copied or reproduced, save to the extent necessary to view the same on-line. Notwithstanding the above you may print complete pages of this website to hardcopy for your own personal use. We may sometimes give you the opportunity to download wallpaper, screen savers and other utilities from the website.

2. Linking to the website

If you wish to provide a link to the website this must be to the homepage.

3. Accuracy of information on this website

The information on this website is intended for customers of Chevrolet in [name country] and may not be applicable in other countries. We will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that the contents of this website is accurate and up to date but do not accept any liability for any claims or losses arising from a reliance upon the contents of the website. We reserve the right to change product specifications at any time. For the actual product specifications in your country, please consult your Chevrolet dealer.

4. What we do with information you provide us

Chevrolet cares about your privacy. Chevrolet will not collect any personally-identifiable information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number, or email address, "Personal Data") unless you provide it to us voluntarily. If you do not want your Personal Data to be collected, please do not submit it.

Chevrolet will not share your Personal Data with third parties for their independent use without your prior consent. Chevrolet would like to use your information to keep you informed about new products, services, special offers and to measure and improve how we serve you. Your Personal Data may only be disclosed for these purposes to affiliated companies of Chevrolet, retailers and to service providers of Chevrolet involved in the processing, including storage, of your Personal Data. If you do not want this to happen, please contact us as stated below. Some of these may be located outside the European Union but will be contractually bound to observe the confidentiality of your Personal Data. If you do not wish to receive any further information, please tick the appropriate box at the bottom of the forms within the website before submitting your Personal Data.

5. Electronic communications

To allow us to send you information that meets your requirements and interests, a "click-through URL" is embedded within the content of our emails. The click-through URL allows us to track and collect information such as if you opened the email and on which links within the email you clicked. The data collected is used to help us determine your interests and avoid sending unnecessary messages to our customers.

If you do not wish to receive any further communication or wish to be removed from our mailing list, please use the unsubscribe link that will be provided in every electronic newsletter you will receive of us.

We will use reasonable efforts to delete this information from our existing files.

6. Promotional activities

If you enter a competition, sweepstake or any other form of promotion then we may use the Personal Data you provide to facilitate these programs.

7. Links to external websites

Our website can also contain links to other Chevrolet websites or to websites of our dealers, authorized repairers, other affiliated companies or social media websites. When you click on such a link to any of such websites, please be aware that these websites have their own data privacy policies and that we cannot accept any responsibility or liability for these websites. Please check their privacy policies before you provide any personal data to these websites.

8. Collection and use of information

Information that we automatically gather and store in log files on your computer includes your Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type and language setting, operating system, internet service provider (ISP) and the date/time stamp.

We use this information to manage our sites efficiently, learn more about our visitors' behavior across our sites, analyse trends and gather demographic data about our users as a whole. The information collected may be used in our marketing and advertising services and communications.

If we use non-personal information together with Personal Data, this information is treated as Personal Data for as long as it remains combined.

9. Use of cookies

Chevrolet's website, email messaging, online services, advertisements and interactive applications may use "cookies" and other technologies such as web beacons and pixel tags.

A "cookie" is a text-only string of information that we send to the cookie file of the browser on your computer's hard disk by our web server. This allows our website to remember who you are when a connection has been established between the web server and the web browser. The main purpose of a cookie is to identify users and allow our web server to present you with customized web pages that make your experience with visiting the Chevrolet website more personal and better responding to your individual needs.

Chevrolet and our partners also use cookies and other technologies to remember personal information when you use our website, applications and online services. This for example by remembering information you provided earlier in a web form.

Two types of cookies are used on this website:


10. Third party cookies

Chevrolet may at time use third party advertisers to serve advertisements and track our marketing communication. Third-party advertisers use cookies to measure the effectiveness of the ads and to personalize advertising content. Information that may be collected by third party advertisers may include data such as geolocation data or contact details such as email address.

The privacy policies of these third-party advertisers provide you with further information about their use of cookies. In case you want to know more about the privacy practices of those third parties you can visit the website of Network Advertising Initiative which also provides information on how to "opt-out".

11. Web beacons and pixels

Our websites and email communications may contain an electronic image known as a web beacon or pixel tag. Web beacons and pixel tags are primarily used by third-party technologies such as Google Analytics, to monitor the activity of the visitors to our site.

12. Enabling and disabling cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by changing the settings in your internet browser. Please refer to your browser instructions or visit the All About Cookies website to learn more about how to modify your browser settings.

Please note that certain features of the Chevrolet website will not be available once cookies are disabled.

13. Contacting us with privacy questions

If you have any concerns or questions regarding our privacy policy or have questions about how we process your Personal Data you may contact us at our e-mail address below. The same applies if you want to access your Personal Data or want to have them corrected, blocked or removed. We will use all reasonable efforts to comply with your request.

contact@chevroleteurope.com

Date: December 2011

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