A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device’s hard drive.
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services. These cookies expire after a browser session is closed.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies expire after a browser session is closed.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). These cookies are stored on your device in between browser sessions which allows this information to be remembered.
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. These cookies are stored on your device in between browser sessions which allows this information to be remembered.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Performance||_ga||This cookie is set by Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports.|
|Performance||_gid||This cookie is set by Google Universal Analytics. It stores and updates a unique value for each page visited.|
|Performance||_gat||This cookie is set by Google Universal Analytics; it is used to speed up the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.|
|Analytical||_gali||This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used by Google Analytics to specify user’s country.|
|Functionality||UCalert||Used car alert pop up box|
|Functionality||UC_||Saved used car in wishlist|
|PHPSESSID||When the browsing session ends|
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
All cookies which do not expire once a browser session is closed will expire after 2 years.