Preamble:

This website http://www.renaultsport.com (hereinafter the “Site”) is published by Renault SAS (hereinafter “Renault”) for the purposes of user information (hereinafter the “Users”). Your access and use of the Site is subject to these general terms of use (hereinafter the “GTU”) and to applicable laws and regulations.

1. Edition & Hosting

This website is edited by:
Renault SAS

A French “société par actions simplifiée” (Simplified Joint-Stock Company with a capital of Eur 533,941,113,
13/15, quai Alphonse Le Gallo, 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt cedex – France
R.C.S. Nanterre 780 129 987,
Tel: +33 810 40 50 60
Publication Director: Andreea CULCEA

This site is hosted by:
StrangeBlackHole SAS,

A French “société par actions simplifiée” (Simplified Joint-Stock Company, with a capital of Eur 10,000,
6, rue d’Australie – 91300 Massy, France
RCS Evry 532.034.519
Tel : +33 1 82 52 26 70

2. Intellectual Property

The Site is the exclusive property of Renault or its authorized representatives or licensees. It is subject to copyright under articles L.111.1 et seq. of the French Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle. Design and development of this website have been made by StrangeBlackHole SAS.

The photographs, texts, slogans, designs, images, animated sequences, both with and without sound, podcasts and all works included in the Site (the “Content”) are the property of Renault or of third parties who have assigned their rights to Renault or third parties which have authorized Renault to use these.

The designs and models of the vehicles published on the Site are subject to copyright and to articles L.511.1 et seq. of the French Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle related to protection of designs and models.

Reproduction, on any support whatsoever, of the Site or of any design or model of the vehicles published thereof are not prohibited as long as such reproduction is strictly limited to personal use, excluding any advertising and/or commercial and/or informational use, and as long as such reproduction is compliant with the provisions of article L.122-5 of the French Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle.

Notwithstanding the above, any reproduction, representation, copy, use or modification by any means, on any media type, or in any format, of all or part of the Site, of all or part of the designs and models of vehicles published thereof, without the prior written approval of Renault is strictly forbidden and shall constitute an act of counterfeiting, a criminal offense punishable by three years imprisonment and a Eur 300,000 fine.

Specifically, but without limitation, unless the express prior authorization of Renault has been obtained, you shall not be authorized, for commercial and/or promotional purposes, to :

  • photocopy a reproduction of the Site and/or the content in order to obtain more than one copy ;
  • store the Site and/or the content on a disc or USB key (unless your computer or your server keeps copies for a limited time period or stores the Site and/or the content solely for onscreen display and searching) ;
  • distribute the Site and/or the content ;
  • withdraw, remove or hide legal notices concerning your reproduction rights present on the Site and/or the content ;
  • reproduce the Site and/or the content on another site ;
  • create links to a page other than the home page or the first page appearing at the address www.renaultsport.com or create a frame around pages to hide their identity and provenance.

If you wish to reproduce, modify and/or communicate to the public, by any means, on any media type, and/or in any format, the Site or the content, for commercial and/or promotional purposes, please submit your request for authorization to the following email address : social-rs@renault.com.

In the event of any authorization for reproduction, modification and/or communication to the public of the Site and/or its content for commercial and/or promotional purposes, you must imperatively display on the modification(s) or reproduction(s) the source(s), name(s) of author(s) and/or intellectual property rights holder(s).

Trademarks

The Renault brands, the Renault logo (diamond), the names of the Renault vehicles and of associated products and services, slogans and logos in relation with such brands are, without anything to the contrary, trademarks belonging to Renault or any other company of the Renault Group.

Other brands are mentioned; they are usually identified by a capital letter. Such brands are used by Renault either with their lawful owner’s authorization, or as a simple indication of products or services offered by Renault.

Any reproduction, imitation, use or appending of these trademarks without obtaining the prior authorization of Renault SAS or their respective intellectual property rights holders shall constitute the offense of counterfeiting punishable by four years imprisonment and a Eur 400,000 fine.

Subject to the provisions of these GTU, the User must not copy, modify, reproduce, partially or totally, in any format whatsoever, information or elements appearing on the Site, nor intervene on the Site, nor act in any way against the intellectual property rights of Renault or of third parties which authorized Renault to use their own intellectual property rights. Use of an intellectual property right of Renault or of any third party which authorize Renault to use such rights, which is not expressly authorized in these GTU, is strictly forbidden.

Hyperlinks

Renault shall not be liable of the content of other websites to which the Site directs to via hyperlinks.

Renault shall not be liable for hyperlinks directing to the Site and prohibits any person to put such a hyperlink in place without its prior written approval.

3. Access to the Site

You can visit the Site anonymously.

During the registration procedure on the Site, in particular in order to receive newsletters, you shall create a user account composed of your surname, first name, email and password. You alone shall be responsible for keeping your account and password confidential and for all actions that may be carried out using your account and/or with your password. Renault and its suppliers shall not be liable for the management, control and/or surveillance of the use of the Site by a User. You undertake to inform Renault immediately of any unauthorized use of your account and/or your password. Renault shall not be held liable for any loss or harm occasioned in the event of any failure to comply with the aforesaid obligations.

In the event the User is underage, the parents and any person with parental authority are reminded that it is their responsibility to decide which service(s) their child is allowed to use and to control such use.

Children under 12 are not authorized to subscribe. However, children above 12 can subscribe, subject to prior approval of their parents (or of the person with parental authority) to do so and to provide information and email addresses to which any communication can be sent to them. The fact that such children subscribe imply that they have obtained such prior approval. Renault reserves the right to ask in writing for such prior approval at any time, and to proceed to any verification, as well as to delete any personal account for which the underage child would not provide such written evidence of prior approval, immediately or within the deadline as indicated by Renault. Renault will immediately delete any personal account, upon receipt of parental instructions to delete such personal account and content related thereto.

4. Suspension or interruption of the access to the Site

Renault may, at any time, suspend or limit, temporarily or not, your access to the Site in case of:

  • you violate these GTU, without prejudice to any other rights Renault may have,
  • technical problems related to the infrastructure of the Site.

In case of permanent interruption, the User undertakes to destroy immediately any copy of the Site and/or its content.

5. Personal data and other data

Renault, as data controllers, may collect your personal data when you create a user account when you subscribe to newsletters. Your data will then be stored in an email contacts database hosted in France. These data are destined to Renault for survey and analysis purposes.

In accordance with French Data Protection Act No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 as modified by the Law n°2004-801 of 6 August 2004, you have the right to access and correct this data and the right to oppose, on legitimate grounds, to this data being processed, by sending an email to us at the following address : social-rs@renault.com.

As regards subscription to the newsletters, you may of course unsubscribe at any time. An unsubscribe link is displayed at the bottom of the page of each email that you receive.
When you visit our partner websites or social and professional networks from a hypertext link published on the Site, it is possible that these sites will collect and process your personal data. Renault cannot be held liable for this data collection and processing, and consequently it shall not be subject to the GTU. We would ask that you consult the general terms of use and/or the confidentiality charter appearing on our partner websites and social or professional networks concerned in order to find out the potential personal data collected about and the use is made thereof.

Non personal data

Non personal data that you communicate to us are used in order for us to offer products and services adapted to your tastes.

We may automatically obtain other data but these shall in no case be associated with a person. These data are the browser you are using, your computer system and the domain name from which you gain accessed to the Site.

6. Cookies

6.1 Who are we?
This article concerns the Cookie handling policy of website http://www.renaultsport.com (hereinafter the “Site”) is published by Renault SAS (hereinafter “Renault”)

It contains information about the origins and usage of the browsing data that cookies may store on your browser.

This Policy is important for you, as it exists to ensure you have a positive and trusting experience of our products and services; and it is important for Us, as we seek to accurately and comprehensively answer your questions about our use of cookies, and to comply with your wishes.

When you view content on our website, information about the browser on your device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc) may be recorded in "Cookies", files that are saved on your device, in accordance with your cookie preferences, which can be modified at any time (Cf. section 6.4).

6.2 What is a cookie and what is it for?
A cookie is a text file that can be stored, according to your preferences, in a specific location on your device’s hard drive (computer, tablet, etc) when you view an online service using your browsing software. It is sent from the website’s server to your browser. Each cookie bears an anonymous identifier. The cookie file allows the sender to identify the device on which it has been stored for the duration of validity or storage of the cookie in question. A cookie cannot be used to identify a physical person.

When you view Site, we may install a range of cookies, according to your preferences: functional cookies, performance cookies, social network cookies and advertising cookies.

6.3 What are the categories of cookie use?
The Cookies that We send from our website are divided into 4 categories to facilitate Your cookie management:

  • Functionality cookies
  • Performance and analytics cookies
  • Social network cookies

6.4 How to manage cookies
You can modify your settings for the cookies we use on Site in 2 ways:

By using the cookie management tool which we have provided for you (RECOMMENDED) 

Manage cookies

This tool allows you to manage which categories of cookies listed above you will accept when browsing our website. You can modify your choices at any time

Via your internet browser settings:

In this fashion you can configure your browser to store cookies on your device or, conversely, to reject them, either systematically or depending on the originating website. You can also configure your browser software so that you can choose whether cookies are either accepted or refused every time a website tries to store a cookie on your device.

Managing your cookie options in this fashion varies according to the browser you are using. Details can be found in your browser’s help section, which will explain how to modify your cookie options.
Please find below links to information pages explaining how to change the options for your browser yourself:

Once your preferences have been saved, we will only read or modify cookies according to your preferences. Any cookies stored before your preferences were changed will remain on your device, and you can remove them using your browser settings.

Please bear in mind that we use a cookie to store your cookie preferences, which in turn means that:

If you remove all cookies, you will need to update your settings

If you use a different peripheral device, profile or browser, you will also need to update your settings.

6.5 What if i refuse cookies?
If you have refused the storage of cookies on your device, or if you delete cookies already stored, you will not benefit from certain functionalities that are required in order to navigate through certain areas on Site. This is the case if you to try and access content and services that require us to identify you. This is also the case if we - or our service providers - are not able to identify, for reasons of technical compatibility, the type of browser being used by your device, the display and language parameters, or the country from which your device seems to be connected to the internet.

If necessary, Renault declines any responsibility regarding consequences that may arise in relation to decreased functionality of our services as a result of Renault being unable to store or retrieve cookies required for site functionality that you have refused or deleted.

6.6 Categories of cookies:

Functionality cookies
Functionality cookies allow you to browse a website with all essential functionalities. These cookies are needed for the site to work and to be optimized.

These cookies do not store any information that could be used for marketing or targeting information.

We use them in order to:

  • Adapt our presentation of Site to the display preferences on your device: 
    • language used
    • display resolution
    • operating system used

The cookie management facility that we provide does not allow you to deactivate this type of cookie. Accepting these cookies is a necessary condition for using our website, and if you block them using another means, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to browse the website normally.

Performance and analytics cookies

Statistical cookies are used to collect information about how you use our pages, allowing us to improve the usability and services of our Site.

This Site uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help Us to operate the website by analysing user behaviour. Data generated by cookies concerning your usage of the Site (including your IP address) will be sent to and stored by Google on servers based in the United States. We use this information to evaluate your usage of the Site, to compile reports on site activity and to supply additional services relating to site activity and internet usage. You can obtain more information about Google Analytics services at the following link:
http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

We use them in order to:

Establish statistics for the usage of Site and the use of the various elements that make up Site (for example, lists of pages visited, duration of a visit or the number of error messages encountered), allowing us to improve the quality and ergonomics of our services.

Testing the efficiency of our marketing campaigns and understanding which pages are of interest to you.

Testing the various functionalities.

Cookies relating to your use of social networks

So-called "social network" cookies relate to services provided by third parties, such as "Like" and "Share" buttons.

They are used to provide you with services or to remember your sharing preferences for social networks.

The social network that provides the application button may use it to identify you, even if you have not used the button whilst browsing our website. Indeed, this type of application button can allow the social network in question to understand your navigation of our website, solely based on the fact that the social network in question is activated on your device (open session) as you are browsing our website.

We have no control over the processes used by social networks to collect information relating to your browsing of our website that is linked to the personal data they hold. We would ask you to consult the privacy protection policy for these social networks in order to understand the implications of using them, particularly in terms of advertising and the browsing information they can gather using application buttons. These protection policies should specifically allow you to modify your choices relating to these social networks, by changing the settings on your user accounts for each of these networks.

We could use them in order to:

Create links from/to social networks such as Facebook

Allow you to identify yourself to social networks when the share option is activated

You can choose to accept or refuse these cookies, but refusal may prevent from you gaining access to certain sharing and "social" interaction functionalities.

7. Limitation of liability

The User has the ability to accept these GTU and to undertake any of the obligations contained thereof. Therefore, the User uses the Site under his sole responsibility and undertakes to comply with all the provisions hereof, the rules applying to the Site’s content and any and all applicable laws and regulations.

Information and services available on the Site are provided “as is”. Errors or omissions can occur. Renault offers no warranty, explicit or implicit, and shall not be held liable for the use of such information, contents and services of the Site, to which the User expressly agrees.

L’Utilisateur reconnaît qu’il est seul responsable de l’utilisation du Site, des informations et des services accessibles via le Site.

The User recognizes and agrees that he shall be solely responsible for the use of the Site, and for the information and services available on the Site. He further recognizes and agrees that neither Renault, nor its subsidiaries, nor the members of the Renault network shall be held liable for direct or indirect loss occasioned (particularly as regards material/immaterial loss, loss of data or programmes, financial loss), arising from access or use of the Site or of any related website, or from the interruption, suspension, modification or disuse of the Site or part of its content.

The Content of the Site is presented without any guarantees of any type whatsoever.
Information and characteristics of vehicle models, accessories, products and services presented on the Site shall reflect those at the time they are uploaded or the time updates are made to the various pages of the Site. It shall be provided for reference purposes only and shall not be considered to constitute a contractual offer of goods or services by Renault, its subsidiaries, or any members of its network. The same shall apply to any prices that may be displayed on the Site. By the same token, photographs shall not be contractually binding in any way. There may be errors or omissions.

Access to the products and services on the Site may be restricted. You must therefore ensure that the laws of the country from where connection is made allow you to access the Site.

8. Applicable Law

The GTU shall be governed by French law. The language of the GTU shall be French. Any translations of the GTU and/or of the Site and/or Content shall be provided for the purposes of convenience alone. In the event of any disputes, the courts within the jurisdiction of the Paris Appeal Court shall be solely competent and the French version of the CGU shall alone prevail.

9. Changes and updates to the GTU

Renault shall reserve the right to change and update Site access and the GTU at any time, without any prior notice. Any such changes and updates shall be binding upon the User as soon as they are published on the Site. The User must consequently consult the GTU upon each connexion to the Site.

10. Renault Sport Racing Ltd Gender pay gap report

From 2017 onwards, any UK organisation employing 250 or more employees must publicly report on its gender pay gap in six different ways: the mean and median gender pay gaps; the mean and median gender bonus gaps; the proportion of men and women who received bonuses, and the number of men and women according to quartile pay bands.
The gender pay gap shows the difference in the average earnings between all men and women in an organisation.

For more information, click here

11. Credits