TopGear.com is the registered domain name and official website of TopGear magazine owned by Worldwide Media, a joint venture between the Times Group, India and BBC Worldwide, United Kingdom. As a User, Customer or Registered Member of TopGear.com we understand that you would be concerned about your privacy online internet. We are also concerned and respect your privacy. Needless to mention that we endeavour to protect the privacy of all concerned by using the information you provide with utmost care and security. First and foremost you need to be 18 years or older to register at TopGear.com as a member or for commercial usage of this B2C website.
The access to some general features of our website is free. However for using certain services on our website such as for shopping online or interactive features, we request you to complete the Registration Form and thus create a TopGear.com User Account. During registration, we would collect personally identifying information such as your name, age, residential address, contact numbers, gender, email address, billing data, including credit card number, expiration date and billing address. But it may be noted that financial details, if any, procured from a registered user are not stored by us and shall be sourced and used by the payment gateway facilitator or concerned processing bank(s) for suitably instructing in connection to execution of our customers orders. At times we may also use the information to contact our users about various services on our website or for soliciting feedbacks, research, individual marketing, strategic client analysis or for other internal purposes. Your contact information shall not be sold, traded, rented or in any way divulged to any third party unless we are legally bound to do the same or in such situations where the information needs to be shared in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal or fraudulent activities online or physical, for protection of our rights or property or of those associated or concerned, including payment gateway facilitator, processing bank(s), customers and / or those connected with our website. Please note that our website automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address.
You may also be asked to provide certain personally or non-personally identifiable information prior to participation in certain forums, chat-rooms, blogs, surveys, contests, etc., going forward, thus ensuring an enhanced and personalised experience on TopGear.com. We shall not be responsible for privacy of any information provided by you on our website which has not been specifically requested by us. A login identity and password would be available for you use. All activities that occur using your password are your responsibility, whether or not authorised by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of your password or registered account per se. In case we cannot verify the information that you provide when you log on or otherwise, we may ask you to send us additional information by fax, such as your driving license, credit card statement, utility bill or any other information linking you to your applicable address or may request you to answer additional questions online to help verify your information.
Our website may contain links to other websites. We are not in anyway responsible for the privacy practices or content of such websites and hereby expressly disclaim all liability associated with the content and use thereof.
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