Terms of use & privacy policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which GTI World collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the www.gtiworld.co.uk website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by GTI World.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site uses "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

GTI World may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service:
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To send periodic emails:
    We may use the email address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

GTI World has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

www.gtiworld.co.uk

GTI World,
Edinburgh's Luxury Car Village,
Newbridge,
Edinburgh EH28 8QW

0843 357 2143This document was last updated on August 20, 2013

Cookies

GTI World uses cookies to record the preferences of visitors, to enable us to optimize the design of our website. Cookies are small files which are stored on your hard drive. They ease navigation, and increase the user-friendliness of a website. Cookies also help us to identify the most popular sections of our website. This enables us to provide content that is more accurately suited to your needs, and in so doing improve our service. Cookies can be used to determine whether there has been any contact between us and your computer in the past. Only the cookie on your computer is identified. Personal details can be saved in cookies, provided that you have consented to this, for example, in order to facilitate secure online access so that you not need to enter your user ID and password again.

You do not need to accept cookies. The site below tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. Please note if you set your browser to disable cookies this may result in a reduced availability of the services provided by our website.

For further information visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/

By continuing through this website you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with this policy.

More information about the cookies we use

The cookies we use fall into the following categories:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for cannot be provided.

Performance cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information is aggregated therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.

Functionality cookies

These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced more personal features. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track browsing activity on other websites.

Targeting cookies or advertising cookies

These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisation.

Third party cookies

These cookies are placed by organisations other than GTI World. This may be because for example some of the pages on our site contain embedded content from third party websites. Because this content is from another website we do not control the setting of these cookies. If you want to change these cookies preferences you should check the third party website for information on how to manage their cookies.

In addition some cookies are session cookies and only exist for the duration of your visit. Other cookies are more persistent and stay on your machine until they expire or are deleted. We use both types of cookies.

Terms of Use

Copyrights

GTI World. All Rights Reserved. The text, images, graphics, sound files, animation files, video files and their arrangement on GTI World. Internet sites are all subject to Copyright and other intellectual property protection. These objects may not be copied for commercial use or distribution, nor may these objects be modified or reposted to other sites. The GTI World website contain material, images and logos that are copyright of Volkswagen UK.

Product variations

Some of the product information, illustrations and images contained on this Internet site may have been prepared for generic use on Volkswagen UK Internet sites maintained in different countries around the world. Consequently, some of the information and/or accessories which are not available in some countries or which, in order to satisfy local market demand or regulatory controls in such countries, may only be available in different specifications or configurations.

If you are interested in any vehicle model, paint, option or accessory shown on the Internet site and are unsure of its availability or specification in your locality, you should contact us.

Prices

All prices specified include VAT unless otherwise stated. Prices are current at the time of publication and subject to change without notice.

Trademarks

Unless otherwise indicated, all marks displayed on GTI World Internet sites are subject to the trademark rights of BMW this applies especially to its model name plates, and its corporate logos and emblems.

No warranties or representations

The information on this Internet site is provided by GTI World "as is" and to the extent permitted by law, is provided without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, or non infringement. While the information provided is believed to be accurate, it may include errors or inaccuracies.

Links to external sites

This Internet site contains links to external sites, which are not under the control of GTI World. Therefore we are not responsible for the contents of any linked site. GTI World is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by GTI World of the linked site.



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