Porsche Drive Rive-Sud
9180 Boulevard Leduc #130
J4Y 0L1 Brossard CA
phone: +1 450-463-0044
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PORSCHE DRIVE PRIVACY NOTICE
This Privacy Notice describes the information privacy practices of Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd. and its subsidiary Porsche Connect Canada Ltd., (collectively referred to herein as "Porsche”, “we”, “us”, or “our”), when you use your Porsche Drive account and/or any of the services accessible through Porsche Drive, the Porsche Communication Management system (“PCM”) and its app, features, any portal, services, store, or website (collectively the “Porsche Drive Services”). The purpose of this Privacy Notice is to generally inform you what information we collect from you when you use the Porsche Drive Services, how we use and share your information, and your choices regarding our collection and use. Please note that other additional and or different privacy terms may apply in respect of some of the specific services accessible through Porsche Drive. In such case such terms will be posted for your review where those services are located within Porsche Drive. Please review any such terms before accessing these specific services. This Privacy Notice does not apply to any other Porsche companies or Porsche dealers, which are independent third parties.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Notice, please contact us as described in the below Contact Us section.
By utilizing our Porsche Drive Services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to our collection, use, and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Notice.
PLEASE NOTE: the Porsche Drive Services collect location data, as described in more detail below.
Registration Data. To register for Porsche Drive Services, you must create a Porsche Drive account and provide your login credentials, name, address, mobile phone number, e-mail address; if you have already registered through an authorized dealer, you must verify your registration information to access the Porsche Drive Services. You may also provide other optional information, such as additional profile information (e.g., academic titles), business contact data, date of birth, other telephone numbers, credit card information (which is stored exclusively with the payment service provider). You do not have to provide us with this information to use the Porsche Drive Services.
Voice Data: Voice data is collected to enable voice control and voice inputs in certain Porsche Connect Services. Voice data is transmitted as recordings from the vehicle to us for the purpose of conversion into text. The text, which is created by a service provider, will be transferred back to the vehicle and used to provide the services you have requested.
Mobile Device Contents: Certain Porsche Connect Services such as the PCM Connect app can access the address book, email, SMS, calendar, camera function, and images stored on your mobile device to provide certain features, including communication services such as hands free dialing services, facilitating your sending of e-mail or SMS text messages, and displaying and announcing incoming calls, texts and emails, and providing alerts.
Wireless Communications: Some Porsche Connect Services are delivered via a wireless connection, and information about your use of the Porsche Connect Services may be communicated to Porsche through the wireless network. Please note that when signals are transmitted via public telecommunication networks outside your vehicle, third parties, especially network operators, may have access to certain information and potentially determine your location. In addition to the respective network operator, virtual network operators may also have access to this information.
Information Collected Automatically. Our Porsche Drive Services, email messages, and advertisements use various tracking technologies that may include cookies, log file information, and web beacons (collectively, “Data Collection Tools”) to automatically collect information from you, including the length of time you visit our Site and or use our Services; referring URL; your domain name; your browser type and operating system; page views; links you click; IP address; location information access date and time; mobile device ID; location and language information; device name and model; your activities within the Porsche Drive Services; and the length of time that you are logged into our Porsche Drive Services. We, along with our third party service providers, use Data Collection Tools for a variety of purposes, including enhancing your experience with our Porsche Drive Services. Please see below for more information regarding the Data Collection Tools that we may use.
Log File information: Log file information is automatically reported by your browser or mobile device each time you access the Porsche Drive Services. When you use the Porsche Drive Services, servers may automatically record certain log file information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with Linked Sites, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Clear Gifs/Web Beacons: When you use the Porsche Drive Services, we may employ clear gifs (also known as web beacons) which are used to anonymously track your online usage patterns. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. This information facilitates more accurate reporting and improvement of our Porsche Drive Services.
Location Data: When you use our Porsche Connect Services, it may access, collect, monitor, and/or remotely store real-time “location data,” which may include GPS coordinates, to provide certain features of the Porsche Connect Services including Car Connect Services, Connect App Services, and Navigation and Infotainment Services. We do not share this information with third parties for their own marketing use.
Analytics information: We may use third-party analytics tools, such as Google Analytics, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for our Porsche Drive Services. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit and other information that assists us in improving our Porsche Drive Services. For more information regarding how Google collects, uses, and shares your information please visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
Information We Receive From Third Parties. We may receive information about you from third parties. For example, if you access our Porsche Drive Services through a third-party connection, such third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to us. We also receive information you have provided to Porsche dealers.
We may combine all the information we collect or receive about you for any of the foregoing purposes.
If you wish to opt out of any of the data sharing practices described in this section, please contact us as described in the below Contact Us section.
Please note that Porsche affiliated companies and/or service providers may be located outside Canada and/or outside the Province of Québec and, thus, your personal information may be accessible to foreign law enforcement or regulatory entities in such foreign jurisdictions, according to the law of such jurisdictions. For more information, please contact us as described below in the Contact Us section.
You may exercise your choices by contacting us as described in the below Contact Us section, via your Porsche Drive account, or following the instructions provided in communications sent to you. If you contact us, you may be required to provide account information so that we may access your user account and make any changes or perform any actions you request. We may contact you by phone, text message, or e-mail as needed, provided that you have provide express or implied consent to be contacted by the relevant channel(s), in order to assist you with registration and with activating and using the Porsche Drive Services.
Because we plan our communications in advance, it may take several weeks for your request to become effective. If you continue to receive our communications after expressing an opt-out preference, please let us know so that we can investigate the situation. We will, however, continue to send transaction-based communications.
In some cases, if you choose not to provide us with the requested information, you may not be able to utilize certain features of the Porsche Drive Services.
Mobile Device Contents: For Porsche Connect Services such as the PCM Connect app that can access your address book, email, SMS, calendar, camera function, and images stored on your mobile device, you have the option to allow or not allow such access within the PCM Connect app. You can use the configuration in the PCM Connect app and the settings in your mobile device to allow or prevent such access.
Data Collection Tools. You may be able to opt-out of the automatic collection of some information by referring to your web browser’s or mobile device’s options or settings menu. However, doing so may disable many of the portions, features, or functionality of the Porsche Drive Services. For example, most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you have the choice to set your browser to accept or reject cookies. Each browser is different, so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences or visit www.allaboutcookies.org for more information.
Wireless Communications: Depending on your wireless network connection, the features of your vehicle, and the Porsche Connect Services that have been activated, the vehicle’s exchange of data may be deactivated in whole or in part by (a) removing the SIM card or disconnecting your end device, if the wireless network connection is established via an installed or pre-installed insertable SIM card or a Wi-Fi connection; or (b) adjusting the settings and permissions accordingly in the options menu of your vehicle. Some features of our Porsche Connect Services may not function properly if use or availability of wireless communications is impaired or disabled.
Google Analytics. Google provides users choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics by developing an Opt-out Browser Add-on which can be located at: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. By installing this Add-on, no information is being sent to Google Analytics.
Location Data: You may opt-out from allowing us to have access to your location data by adjusting the permissions in your mobile device and/or the Porsche Connect Services, though some features of our Porsche Connect Services may not function properly if use or availability of location data is impaired or disabled.