MGP is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. If it is necessary for you to provide personal information, you can be assured that that information will only be used in accordance with this Policy. To ensure that you understand how your information will be used please read this Policy in full.
Please note, we reserve the right to amend this Policy at any time, and you should check this Policy to ensure that no changes have been made.
Why we collect personal information
MGP collects and uses your personal information, to give you superior customer service and to provide you with convenient access to our products and services. MGP uses your personal information to keep you up-to-date on the latest product announcements, general updates, special offers and other exciting information that we think you might like to hear about.
How we collect personal information
We may collect personal information in the following circumstances:
- to present our website to you;
- to provide you with information, products or services that you request;
- when you correspond with us;
- when you sign up for any MGP service;
- to notify you about changes to our website or any products or services that we offer or provide through it (including, without limitation, when you register for our website); and for any other purpose with your consent.
Please note that the above comprises a non-exhaustive list of circumstances where MGP may collect personal information. There may be other circumstances where MGP collects your personal information but you will be made aware of such collection at the time.
MGP is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent any unauthorised disclosure, we collect the above information and store it in a secure database.
When we disclose personal information
MGP may share your personal contact information with companies it carefully selects, to keep you informed about relevant products and services and, where appropriate, to provide those products and services to you. However, prior to sharing information about you with these companies, MGP will notify you and give you the opportunity to “opt-out” if you wish.
Examples of instances where MGP may wish to share your information may include (without limitation):
- information provided to shipping companies so that they can deliver products;
- information provided to third party companies who may execute competitions or prize draws on our behalf;
- information provided to third party companies who may collate results from surveys on our behalf; and information to third party companies who may execute services on our behalf.
All of our employees, agencies, partners and suppliers are obliged by us to respect confidentiality and we will only use your information to the extent that it is necessary.
We will only ever disclose personal information to other parties not listed above if we are required by law to do so.
How we protect your personal information
MGP safeguards the security of the data you send us with physical, electronic and managerial procedures. MGP requests that you take reasonable steps to safeguard and protect your own personal data when you are on the internet. Change passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers and make sure that you use a secure browser.
When you visit www.mercedes-amg-f1.com (“Website”), you are able to do so anonymously. However, the web server may automatically record your IP address and the date and length of time you spent on our Website. We will only collect personal information that is volunteered by you.
Links to other sites
MGP will endeavour to only provide links to other sites that are from a trustworthy source. However, once you leave the Website, you should be aware and take note that we have no control over any other website. We cannot, therefore, be responsible for the protection of privacy of any information, that you provide on any other website. Those websites, will not be governed by this Policy. If you use any of the links provided to you from our site, you should read their applicable privacy statement.
MGP uses social plugins of social networks such as: Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Instagram (“Buttons”).
When you visit the Website, these Buttons will be deactivated by default. To activate these Buttons you must click on them. Once they have been clicked they will remain active until they are deactivated by you or you delete your cookies.
When the Button is activated, the social network can extract data independently, whether you interact with the Button or not. If you are logged on to a social network, the network can assign your visit to the Website to your user social network account.
If you do not want to combine data extracted from your own personal networking site, and our Website, please ensure that you log out of any social network sites before activating the Buttons.
All comments, queries and requests are welcomed. Please direct them to
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