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Within this website cookies are used to improve the browsing experience for our customers. BMW Group take your privacy seriously and the below information details the cookies used, how to prevent these being written and the impact of doing so on your browsing experience.
Disabling/Enabling all cookies. You can accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you will not be able to use all the interactive features of the site if cookies are disabled.
Most recent web browsers allow control over the cookies saved through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Disabling/Enabling specific cookies. BMW Group are working to provide the ability for you to manage your cookie preferences within our website but this is currently under development. As an interim step below we have detailed all the cookies set by our websites, their purpose and details of how to opt out where available.
The cookies detailed on this website are based on the International Chamber of Commerce guide for cookie categories; Strictly necessary, Performance, Functionality or Targeting.
The tables below explain the cookies we use and why. The information is updated regularly but if a discrepancy is found then please Contact Us.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
JSESSIONID: JSESSIONID This session cookie indicates that you are actively using the site. This indicates, at any given time, how many users are visiting the site. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
ARPTARPT1: ARPT2a These session cookies are used to help ensure that the content of your page loads quickly and effectively by distributing the workload across web servers. They are deleted when you close your browser.
BMW Tracking: BMW_TRK This cookie is used to collect information about your interest in different BMW models. This cookie expires after 6 months.
DoubleClick: _drt_id These third party cookies are hosted by DoubleClick and used to collect anonymous information about how users visit the site to target advertising. http://www.google.com/doubleclick/
Specific Media: ug These third party cookies are hosted by SpecificMedia and used to collect anonymous information about how users visit the site to target advertising. http://specificmedia.com/privacy
AppNexus: Uuid2Sessicuanj These third party cookies are hosted by AppNexus and used to collect anonymous information about how users visit the site to target advertising. http://appnexus.com/privacy-policy
M6d: Ipinfo, clid, acs, vstcnt, clid, sglst, rdrlst, acs These third party cookies are hosted by m6d and used to collect anonymous information about how users visit the site to target advertising. http://m6d.com/info/privacy-policy/
Affectv.co.uk: ckoopt These third party cookies are hosted by affectv.co.uk and used to collect anonymous information about how users visit the site to target advertising. http://affectv.co.uk/privacy_policy.php
Third Party Cookies Add This: loc, uit, user_segment, di, ssh, sshs, ssc, dt, uid, uvc, psc, __atuvcWe use the Add This sharing button on some of our pages to enable our visitors to share information with friends and acquaintances. The cookie is automatically inserted and used for updating sharing statistics within the control. No data is sent back from the cookie to AddThis, and this information is not used by us. Please visit the privacy Notice of AddThis to opt-out.
XGraph: _xgcid, _xguid, _mpushXGraph is now part of AddThis.