Cookies

Daimler uses cookies and similar technologies, such as HTML5 web storage and local shared objects (all referred to as ‘cookies’ below), to record the preferences of users and optimize the design of its websites. They make navigation easier and increase the user-friendliness of a website.

Cookies are small files that are stored on your end device. They can be used to determine whether there has been any contact between us and your end device in the past. Only the cookie on your end device is identified. Personal data can only be saved in cookies if you have given your consent or if it is essential for technical reasons, e.g. to enable a secure login.

By using our website, you consent to the use and storage of cookies on your end device. However, you can also view our website without cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your end device by setting your browser to not accept cookies. You can delete cookies stored on your end device at any time. The exact instructions for how to do this can be found in the manual for your browser or end device. Further information about deactivating local shared objects can be found here:

Information about deactivating local shared objects

If you choose not to accept cookies it may result in a reduced availability of the services provided on our website.

We categorize cookies as follows:

Essential cookies (type 1)
These cookies are essential for websites and their features to work properly. Without these cookies, services such as the vehicle configurator may be disabled.

Functional cookies (type 2)
These cookies enable us to improve the usability and performance of websites and to provide various features. Functional cookies can store language settings, for example.

Performance cookies (type 3)
These cookies collect information about how you use websites. Performance cookies help us, for example, to identify especially popular areas of our website. In this way, we can adapt the content of our websites more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you. These cookies do not collect personal data. Further details on how the information is collected and analyzed can be found in the section ‘Analysis of usage data’.

Third-party cookies (type 4)
These cookies are installed by third parties, e.g. social networks. Their main purpose is to integrate social media content on our site, such as social plugins. Information about how we use social plugins can be found in the ‘Social Plugins’ section of the privacy statement.

Privacy statement

We use the following cookies on our website:

Cookie name Description Cookie type

bandwidth

This cookie stores the band width of your internet connection in order to optimise content delivery.

Type 1

locale

This cookie stores the country code of the country from which you are accessing the website. This enables us to show you the content in your language.

Type 1

PHPSESSID

This cookie assigns an anonymised ID (session ID) to your device for the duration of your visit in order to be able to bundle several related queries to the server and allocate them to a session.

Type 1

c_disclaimer

This cookie shows that you have agreed to the use of cookies on our website. It is set when you close the ‘Use of cookies’ message window.

Type 2

search_suggest, search_term, search_nba_ref

These cookies store data relating to your search requests (e.g. previously entered search text, last search suggestion) in order to improve your search results.

Type 2

show_infobox

This cookie prevents repeated display of the Welcome sequence on our homepage.

Type 2

s_cc, s_cpc, s_fid, s_fv, s_prop52, s_ria, s_resort, s_tracking_resort, s_sq, s_tracking_belt, s_vi

These cookies store information on how visitors use our website and help us to continuously further develop our website in line with their interests.

Type 3

psyma_participation

In order to improve our website, we conduct regular online surveys on the quality of our pages and information offering. This cookie shows whether a user has accepted or rejected the invitation to the survey.

Type 3

ACTIVITY, GEUP, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC, HSID, APISID, LOGIN_INFO, SID, SSID

Cookies are set by YouTube and/or Google when you play a video on the site. For information about the types of cookies, their usage and purpose please read more:http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Type 3

Analysis of usage data
We use cookies to track the preferences of visitors and to identify especially popular sections of our website. In this way, we can adapt the content of our website more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you.

For the purpose of statistical analysis Daimler uses Adobe Omniture products.

If you do not wish Daimler to collect and analyze statistical data related to your visit you may object to the future use of your data at any time (opt-out).

For the technical implementation of your objection it is necessary to install an opt-out cookie on your browser. This cookie will only indicate that you have opted out. Please note that for technical reasons the opt-out cookie will only affect the browser you object from. If you delete the cookies in your browser or use a different end device or browser, you will need to opt out again.

Click here to install the opt-out cookie.