Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. This notice explains our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.
Who we are
Our website address is: https://akgmotorsport.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the AKG Motorsport website.
On some pages, you can order products and make requests. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
- Phone number
- Email address
- IP address
On some pages, you can submit information about other people (for example, if you order a product online and want it sent directly to a recipient, you will need to submit the recipient’s address). In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
- Phone number
On some pages such as contact forms, you can make requests to our company. The personal information collected on these pages may include:
- Email address
- Phone number
How we use your data
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order to complete that order, or to refer to a previous order to help us provide you with customer service. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. For instance, when shipping your order, your information will be shared with UPS or the US Postal Service so that they can deliver your order and supply you with tracking updates.
We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to ship the product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. For instance, information will be shared with UPS or the US Postal Service so that they can deliver your order and supply you with tracking updates.
We use email addresses to answer the email we receive, and correspond with our customers. Such addresses are not shared with outside parties, other than:
- UPS and US Postal Service so that you will receive tracking emails.
- MailChimp, an email service used to email our occasional newsletter, which requires you to opt-in.
We use phone numbers to contact you about your order or our services, or for delivery of your order.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
We employ cookies. A cookie is a small text file that our Web server places on a user’s computer hard drive to be a unique identifier.
- Keeping you signed in
- Adding items to your shopping cart
- Understanding how you use our website
What types of cookies do we use?
There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses:
Functionality – We use these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences, and add items to your shopping cart. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used.
Analytics – We use these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address.
How to manage cookies
You can set your browser not to accept cookies, as well as remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.
Embedded content from other websites
Pages on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics’ non-identifying, anonymized, and aggregate information to better design our website, but do not share this information with outside parties. You can find more information on Google’s use of information here https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites
Here’s a link to Google’s Opt-Out Browser Add-On, which you can use to opt out of Google Analytics’ using your data across the internet. https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
How long we retain your data
For users who create an account on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information. If your account is inactive for 24 months, your personal data will be automatically deleted from our servers. You can also request that we delete the information on our servers by emailing us at [email protected].
What rights you have over your data
The right to access: If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us.
The right to erasure: You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you (this does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes).
The right to rectification: You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error.
You may request any of the above actions by emailing us at [email protected]. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How we protect your data
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Our data is hosted on servers in a secure data center with 24/7 on-site security and monitoring.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In the event of a data breach, we will promptly contact law enforcement, and users who may have been affected. We are also required to contact the Illinois Attorney General if the affected number of users affected is greater than 500.