Autoworld Volkswagen is committed to respecting your privacy and recognise your need for appropriate protection and management of personally identifiable information you share with us.
We promise that we will not spam you and you will be given the option to opt out at any time.
The personal information you have chosen to provide may be used by Autoworld Volkswagen and the European Motors Group of companies (including European Financial Services) for the purpose of communicating information or offers relating to our products and services. We will hold this information securely. Your contact details will not be made available to other organisations without your express permission.
The dealership collects information from our users at several different points on our Web site. The dealership is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell or rent this information to others. We will only share this information with our affiliates and dealers, and marketing partners contracted to do business on our behalf (e.g., brochure fulfillment).
You are welcome to contact us at any time to access and correct your personal information or to ‘opt-out’ of receiving further communications from us.
Contact Autoworld Timaru by via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us directly at (0508) AUTOWORLD or European Motor Distributors at PO Box 959, Auckland or email crmteam@EuropeanMotors.co.nz or ph. 09 360 2911.
Types of User Information
The dealership uses two types of user information: anonymous information gathered from cookies and log files, and personal information you provide us for certain services. See below for definitions of each of these methods.
Anonymous Information – Cookies and Log Files
The dealership also maintains standard web logs that record data about all visitors to this Web site. These logs may contain:
The Internet domain from which you access this site.
Your IP address (Your computer is automatically assigned an IP address when you surf the Internet. Your IP address is either static or dynamic. A static IP address may be identifiable to you; a dynamic address is usually not identifiable to you).
The type of browser and operating system you use.
The date and time you visited this site.
The pages you viewed on this site.
The address of the Web site from which you linked.
The dealership uses web log and clickstream information to help us design our site, to identify popular site features and to make the site more useful for visitors. Web logs are recorded in sequential files, and we normally do not attempt to identify individuals from these logs. However, we may use web logs to identify persons attempting to break into, disrupt, or damage our Site. We may share web log information with law enforcement personnel if we believe evidence exists, or is likely to occur, of a violation of federal, state or local laws or regulations.
Volunteering Personal Information
Users may choose to volunteer personal information (name, e-mail address, phone number, etc.) in order for us to provide them with services such as brochure and information requests, surveys and contests, site announcements, and special offers at the time of the request or in the future.
The dealership takes all reasonable precautions to protect our users?’ information, both while the information is being transmitted and after it is received by us.
Furthermore, once the information has been received by us, we use security procedures and policies commensurate with industry standards to safeguard against loss, theft, unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification and disclosure.
This Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the dealership is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each Web site that collects personal information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.
Notification of Changes
The dealership operational or other similar services for the dealership. Whenever possible, we will require any recipient of personal information for these purposes to agree in writing to hold the information in confidence, to use the information only for the permitted purpose, and to return or destroy the information when the services are completed.
We may also disclose any data, whether personally identifiable or not, when required to do so by subpoena, court order, or warrant. Whenever feasible, the dealership will notify the effected user by e-mail that such disclosure will or has occurred.
We may also disclose any data, whether personally identifiable or not, when we reasonably deem it necessary to protect the safety of (i) an individual, (ii) the public, or (iii) the security and reliability of the dealership and/or this Web site.