Cookies policy

This cookies policy explains what cookies are and how Fundación Museo y Circuito Fernando Alonso uses them on our Website. We recommend that you read this policy to know the information that we collect and how it is processed.

By using our Website, you accept our use of cookies in accordance with this cookies policy. If you do not accept the use of cookies, you can disable them in your browser’s security settings as described below.

1. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that a Website stores on your computer, tablet, telephone, or other device with information on your browsing of that site. Cookies are necessary to enable browsing and make it more user-friendly. They do not damage your computer. While this policy uses the general term “cookie” as it is the main way the Website stores information, it also uses the browser’s “Local Storage” space for the same purpose as it uses cookies. Therefore, all information included in this section applies also to said “Local Storage”.

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2. Why does this website use cookies?

Cookies are an essential part of how our Website works. The main objective of our cookies is to improve your browsing experience. For instance, to remember your preferences (language, country,etc.) while you browse and for future visits. The information collected in the cookies allows us to improve the Website, making estimates about usage patterns and numbers. It helps us adapt the Website to each user’s individual interests, speed up searches, etc. Sometimes, if we have obtained prior informed consent, we can use cookies, tags, or other similar devices to obtain information that enables us to show you publicity on our Website, a third party Website, or any other means, that is based on your browsing habits.

3. What are cookies NOT used for?

We do not store sensitive personal information such as addresses, passwords, credit or debit card details, etc. in the cookies we use.

4. Who uses the information stored in the cookies?

The information stored in our Website’s cookies is used solely by us, except for the third-party cookies mentioned in the table below, and which are used and managed by external organizations to provide us with services that we have requested to improve our services and the user experience when browsing our Website. The main services these third-party cookies are used are to obtain access statistics and to guarantee payment transactions.

5. What specific cookies does the website use and for wat purpose?

The following table shows the cookies, tags, or other similar devices used by this Website and includes information on their purpose, duration, and how they are managed (first-party or third-party).

Technical and personalized cookies: for identifying, authenticating, browsing, customizing the interface, favorites, etc. These cookies are used to identify the user during the session so that the user does not have to repeat authentication processes on the Website, to speed up some of the Website’s processes, remember items selected during the session or in previous sessions, remember pages that have already been visited, etc.

Cookies Expiration Purpose Owner

User identification Session Used to identify and authenticate the user. They also contain technical information about the user’s session, such as connecting time, session ID, etc. Quimoalar S.L.

Session ID Session Identifies the user’s http session. This is common in all web applications to identify requests made by a user in a session. Quimoalar S.L.

Browsing status Session Identifies the user’s browsing status (login, first page, first access, scroll status, vote status, etc.) Quimoalar S.L.

User selections Session They store session values selected by the user such as store, language, currency, products, size, etc Quimoalar S.L.

Favorites and last selections Persistent These remember the user’s favorite selections (stores for example) or the latest selections (stores or products) in subsequent visits to the Website. Quimoalar S.L.

Shopping basket Session They store information about the shopping basket and the ID of the user associated to said basket. Quimoalar S.L.

Protocols Session They allow changes between secure (https) and unsecure (http) domains (protocols). Quimoalar S.L.

Browsing analysis cookies: These cookies obtain generic information about user visits to our Website (not to its content) so that we can then use that aggregate data for statistical purposes.

Cookies Expiration Purpose Owner


(WC_GASource) Persistent These are used to know the origin of a user when they arrive at a page on the Website. For example, if they reach a product detail page from a product list, from the search engine or from an external page. Quimoalar S.L.

Google Analytics (__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz) Persistent These allow monitoring of the Website through the Google Analytics tool, which is a service provided by Google to obtain information about user visits to websites. Some of the data saved for later analysis is: number of times that a user visits the Website, dates of the first and last visit of the user, duration of the visits, from which page the user accessed the Website, which search engine was used to reach the Website or which link was clicked, from where in the world the user accessed the site, etc.  Third party


(WC_ITX_LinkShare) Session This cookie is installed only if the user visits the Website through a LinkShare link in order to identify the origin. LinkShare links are located on third-party pages affiliated to the LinkShare network that direct users to our Website. This does not affect the user’s privacy given that their identification details are not even saved in the cookie. Rather, it is to provide us with statistics on the browsing of our Website from the visits received using this method. Third party

Purchase analysis cookies: These cookies allow us to collect information on the device used to make a purchase on this Website to make sure that said transactions provide customers with sufficient guarantees. These cookies never contain sensitive information such as, for instance, credit card details.

Cookies Expiration Purpose Owner

Purchase device

(thx_guid) Persistent A unique way of identifying the device (PC, telephone, etc.) used to make purchases on this Website, which is subsequently analyzed to be able to offer our customers the appropriate guarantees during purchase transactions. The information contained in this cookie is collected by an external company to conduct said analysis. Third party

Este listado se actualizará a medida que cambien los servicios web ofrecidos en este sitio con la mayor celeridad posible.

6. How can I stop using cookies on this Website?

If you would prefer not to use cookies on this Website, you should firstly disable cookies in your browser, and secondly, delete the cookies saved there that are associated to this Website.

Information on how to do this on the most popular browsers can be found on the following links:

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–   Internet Explorer:

–   Safari :

You can also delete cookies manually from your hard drive at any time.

Remember that if you disable cookies in your internet browser settings, you may not be able to access certain important functions or features on the Website and you will have to re-enter your login details. Use of the Website might also be limited.