Cookie policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

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 computer'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.

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.

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).

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. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Motoring __utma __utma This cookie enables us to: Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
Motoring __utmb __utmb This cookie enables us to: Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
Motoring __utmz __utmz This cookie enables us to: Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
Motoring struqpref struqpref This cookie enables us to: Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
Motoring CAR_ID_HISTORY CAR_ID_HISTORY This cookie enables us to: Store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted at your individual interests.
Motoring CAR_ID_LIST CAR_ID_LIST This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring CAR_LIST_SQL CAR_LIST_SQL This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring IMAGE_ID_LIST IMAGE_ID_LIST This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring IMAGE_LIST_SQL IMAGE_LIST_SQL This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring NEW_CAR_LIST NEW_CAR_LIST This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring PL_LIST_MOTO PL_LIST_MOTO This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring USED_CAR_LIST USED_CAR_LIST This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring cmotovisit cmotovisit This cookie enables us to: Recognise you when you return to our site.
Motoring motovisit motovisit This cookie enables us to: Recognise you when you return to our site.
Motoring motoringhelp motoringhelp This cookie enables us to: Speed up your searches.
My Motoring ID mymotoring_sid This cookie is essential for our site to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient. If you register with us or complete our online forms, we will use cookies to remember your details during your current visit, and any future visits provided the cookie was not deleted in the interim.
My Motoring Vehicle ID mymotoring_vid This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted at your individual interests.
My Motoring Session ID mymotoring_ssid This cookie is essential for our site to: Ensure you have a secure experience when using our site. This cookie enables us to securely log you and ensure your data cannot be accessed except by you.
My Motoring Session ID Header mymotoring_ssidh This cookie is essential for our site to: Ensure you have a secure experience when using our site. This cookie enables us to securely log you and ensure your data cannot be accessed except by you.
Language i18next This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
My Motoring Dashboard mymotoring_dashboard This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
My Motoring Type jointype This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient, by helping us direct you to the relevant content requested.
My Motoring Reset ignore_reset This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring Saved Searches buying_user This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient. We will use cookies to remember your details during your current visit.
Motoring Buying buying_recieved This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient.
Motoring Compare compare_user This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient. Required to retrieve the shortlist / compared cars for logged in users.
Motoring Save Compare savecomparison This cookie enables us to: Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient. Required when a user saves a car comparison and is not logged in.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You 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 essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after the end of the current browser session.