What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored in a temporary location on your computer to allow our website to distinguish you from other users of the website.

If you don't want to accept cookies, you'll still be able to browse the site and use it for research purposes. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but at the bottom of this page you can see how to disable cookies. Please note that cookies can't harm your computer. We don't store personally identifiable information in the cookies, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allow us to improve our site.

You can watch a simple video from Google to find more information about cookies.


Cookies used by our Website

The Group Lotus website, LOTUSCARS.COM, uses the following cookies for the collection of website usage statistics and to ensure that we can . These are anonymous and temporary.  By using our website,  you agree that we may place these types of cookies on your device.

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(Google Analytics)

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.  Visit Google's site for more information.

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(Drupal)

This cookie tells the website whether or not your browser has JavaScript enabled.  This enables us to deliver a version of our website to you that works properly depending on your browser settings.  This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

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(Add This)

These cookies help us to integrate sharing tools and facilities onto our website. If you choose to do so, particular content on our site can be shared on e.g. Facebook or Twitter.  Visit Add This' site for more information, including how to opt out.

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This cookie takes a timestamp when you first visit the landing page of our website.  The cookie expires after 24 hours.  If you return to our site within this time, then it tells your browser to bypass our landing page and take you directly to our main home page.

 

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(OpenX)

OpenX software enables us to serve our own advertising that is relevant to the editorial content of our web pages. These cookies are used to track the number of impressions of and number of clicks on advertisements on our website.  We do not interract with other websites.  We do not advertise externally online or use external advertising on our own website.  

You Tube

We embed videos in our website from YouTube channels using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

Disabling/Enabling Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. Please note however that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

For information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the About Cookies website.