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This website (www.kia.com/uk) is operated by Kia Motors (UK) Limited (company number 04415807) of Walton Green, Walton-On-Thames, Surrey, KT12 1FJ (“we”, “us”, “our”).

Like many other websites, this website uses cookies. This policy explains the way in which cookies are used on our website. Please ensure you have read and understood this policy before continuing to use our website. If you have any questions about our use of cookies, you can contact us on 0333 202 2990.

1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

1.1 Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

1.2 Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

2. WHICH COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?

2.1 The UK International Chamber of Commerce (the “ICC”) has produced guidance on the use of cookies in the UK, this is known as the “ICC UK Cookies Guide”. In this Cookies Policy, we have described the cookies used on this website by reference to categories set out in the ICC UK Cookies Guide.

2.2 The following types of cookies are used on this website.

2.2.1 Targeting and 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 an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with our 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.

2.2.2 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.

2.2.3 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 don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.

2.2.4 Functional cookies These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

2.2.5 Google Analytics These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. For further details visit: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

3. HOW CAN THE COOKIES BE REMOVED?

3.1 You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your internet browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, please be aware that this may mean you will not be able to use certain important features of our service.

3.2 For more information about cookies including how to set your internet browser to reject cookies please go to www.allaboutcookies.org.

3.3 To opt out of Google Analytics visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

4. COOKIES ON THIS WEBSITE

The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below: