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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.
You can accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you will not be able to use all of 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
BMW Group are working to provide the ability for you to manage your cookies preferences within our website but this is currently under development. As an interim step below we have detailed all of the cookies set by our websites, their purpose and details of how to opt out where available. The cookies details 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.
|First Party Cookies||Purpose||Duration||Category*|
|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.||Session||Functionality|
|locale||This cookie records which language you have chosen.||1 year||Functionality|
|CookieDisclaimer||This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of the different types of cookies on the BMW website. The cookie is a permanent one, it will be deleted for cookie changes.||30 days||Functionality|
Functionality: these cookies collect data about user behaviour. The information is used to compile reports to improve the website. All data is collected anonymously.
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