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Privacy (including cookies policy)

Last updated: Jan 6, 2021

Kia Motors Corporation (“Kia’, "us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on Kia Brand Website (the "Service"). With an exception of necessary cookies, we need consent on different kinds of cookies we collect from you respectively.

Our Privacy (including cookies policy) explains what cookies are, why we use cookies, types of cookies in use and how we use them, how and why third-parties may use cookies on the Service, and how to manage and/or delete cookies.

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer by the web browser. Cookies may obtain information identifying your computer or browser, which may include device ID, IP address, ad ID, language preferences, as well as information related to your use of our Service and your browsing history. Cookies help us to make your experience more efficient on our website.

We use cookies to personalize your experience on the Service, tell us which parts of our websites people have visited, help us measure the effectiveness of ads and web searches, and give us insights into user behavior

You may at any time change or withdraw your agreement from the cookie declaration on our website.
Your consent applies to the following domains: https://worldwide.kia.com

List of cookies on the website https://worldwide.kia.com:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies
Name Description Domains Duration Hostname
OptanonConsent This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the users browser, when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor. worldwide.kia.com 1 year worldwide.kia.com
OptanonAlertBoxClosed This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust. It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and in some cases only when they actively close the notice down. It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user. The cookie has a one year lifespan and contains no personal information. worldwide.kia.com 1 year worldwide.kia.com

Performance Cookies

Performance Cookies
Name Description Domains Duration Hostname
_ga This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. 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 sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners. worldwide.kia.com 2 years kia.com
_gid This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited. worldwide.kia.com 1 day kia.com
_gat_UA- This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites. worldwide.kia.cm A few seconds kia.com

Targeting Cookies

Targeting Cookies
Name Description Domains Duration Hostname
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user. worldwide.kia.com 7985.5 years doubleclick.net
test_cookie Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies worldwide.kia.com A few seconds doubleclick.net
GPS YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. worldwide.kia.com 7985.5 years youtube.com
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos worldwide.kia.com 7985.5 years youtube.com
YSC YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. worldwide.kia.com Session youtube.com

We respect your ability to know, access, correct, transfer, restrict the processing of, and delete your personal data (only if cookies are considered personal data). If you choose to exercise these privacy rights, you have the right not to be treated in a discriminatory way nor to receive a lesser degree of the Service. We do not sell your data including as “sale” is defined in Nevada and California.

To exercise your privacy rights and choices, contact at: info@kia.com