Some non-personally identifiable information is collected and stored automatically when you visit the Site. If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the Site, read pages or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. Our system collects data in the server log that may include, amongst other things:
If you linked to our Site from another web site, that web site's address may be logged. We may aggregate this data and use it for statistical purposes. For example, the aggregated data helps us to determine the volume of our Site users' interest in areas of our Site. It also helps us understand how we can improve the navigation and content of our Site. We may disclose this information to third parties.
We will make reasonable efforts to ensure that whatever information you provide will be maintained in a secure environment. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us or from our Site, and you provide such information at your own risk. Autocar sites may contain links to other sites, including those of our authorized business partners. While we seek to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by other sites.
The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the “CCPA”) provides consumers, who are California residents, with specific rights regarding their personal information. This section describes your CCPA rights and explains how to exercise those rights, if you are a natural person who is a California resident (or as the term “consumer” is defined by the CCPA).
You have the right to request that Autocar, LLC (“Autocar”) disclose certain information about our collection and use of your personal information over the past 12 months. Once we receive and confirm your verifiable consumer request (the process for which you may submit such a request is detailed below), we will disclose to you:
Autocar may have collected the following categories of personal information from its customers and other users within the last 12 months:
Autocar has collected personal information from its customers within the last 12 months from the following sources:
Autocar may use or disclose the personal information we collect for one or more of the following business purposes:
We will not collect additional categories of personal information or use the personal information we collected for materially different, unrelated, or incompatible purposes without providing you notice.
Autocar may disclose your personal information to a third party for a business purpose. When we disclose personal information for a business purpose, we enter a contract that describes the purpose and requires the recipient to both keep that personal information confidential and not use it for any purpose except performing the contract.
In the past 12 months, Autocar has disclosed the following categories of personal information for a business purpose:
In the past 12 months, Autocar has disclosed your personal information for a business purpose to the following categories of third parties:
Autocar will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights. Unless permitted by the CCPA, we will not do any of the following if you exercise your CCPA rights:
Autocar may, however, offer you certain incentive permitted by the CCPA that can result in different princes, rates, or quality levels. Any CCPA-permitted financial incentive we offer will reasonably relate to your personal information’s value and contain written terms that describe the program’s material aspects. Participation in a financial incentive program requires your prior opt-in consent which you may revoke at any time.
To exercise the access, data portability, and deletion rights granted to you under the CCPA, please submit a verifiable consumer request by:
Autocar Trucks Customer Support
4680 Pinson Valley Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35215
Only you, or a person registered with the California Secretary of State that you authorize to act on your behalf, may make a verifiable consumer request related to your personal information. You may also make a verifiable consumer request on behalf of your minor child.
You may make a verifiable consumer request for access or data portability only twice within a 12-month period. The verifiable consumer request must:
We cannot respond to your request if we cannot verify your identity or authority to make the request and confirm that the personal information relates to you.
Making a verifiable consumer request does not require you to create an account with us. We do consider requests, however, to be sufficiently verified if you provide your user name and password for your Autocar account when the request relates to personal information associated with the specific account.
We will only use personal information provided in a verifiable consumer request to verify the requestor’s identity or authority to make the request.
Last Updated: March 11, 2021