Terms of Use

1. Use of the website, product liability

The information on this website is non-binding and is made available exclusively for informational purposes. It is only of an informative nature and does not represent offers as defined in the relevant legal regulations. Further information and contractual conditions can be obtained through the responsible authorized dealers. It is not possible for a contract relating to goods presented to arise on the basis of the information contained on the website.


The information on the website and the products and services described in that information can be changed or updated by Continental AG at any time and without prior notice. Unless explicitly stated elsewhere, the Continental websites contain no guarantees or quality descriptions for which Continental is liable – either explicit or tacit – nor with respect to the topicality, accuracy, completeness and quality of the information.


Continental AG does not assume any liability in conjunction with its websites. Liability for any direct or indirect damages, compensation claims, consequential damages of any kind and on any legal basis arising from access to or use of the websites, and particularly in connection with virus infections of users’ computing environments, is excluded.


For the purposes of the establishment and fulfillment of obligations as well as the liability of Continental AG for Continental products and services, the sole binding authority in each case is the respective contractual agreements including the terms and conditions of Continental AG in their respective current versions.

 

 

2. Provider and Scope

The provider of the online service (hereinafter also referred to as the "2025AD Website") is Continental Aktiengesellschaft, Vahrenwalder Strasse 9, 30165 Hanover, Germany (hereinafter "Continental"). These General Terms of Use contain the conditions and rules of conduct for using the 2025AD Website.


The General Terms of Use apply exclusively in their current version at the time the online service is used. Continental reserves the right to change or amend the General Terms of Use at any time. Users will not receive individual notification of amendments. On the 2025AD Website, users always have access to the latest version of the General Terms of Use. It is the user's responsibility to be aware of the latest General Terms of Use. The consent given by each user upon registration constitutes agreement to the applicable General Terms of Use as amended from time to time.

 

 

3.) Services

At regular intervals, Continental will post articles on the subject of autonomous driving to the 2025AD Website. Interested users will have the opportunity to comment on the articles published on the 2025AD Website. Use of the online service is free of charge.


The 2025AD Website appears as a digital publication exclusively on the Internet. Its purpose is to allow individual learning, sharing, and dissemination of opinions, and encourage discussion of the subject of autonomous driving.


None of the articles published by Continental express expert information, recommendations, or advice.

 

 

4.) Conditions of Use

At regular intervals, Continental will post articles on the subject of autonomous driving to the 2025AD Website. Interested users will have the opportunity to comment on the articles published on the 2025AD Website. Use of the online service is free of charge.


The 2025AD Website appears as a digital publication exclusively on the Internet. Its purpose is to allow individual learning, sharing, and dissemination of opinions, and encourage discussion of the subject of autonomous driving.


None of the articles published by Continental express expert information, recommendations, or advice.

 

 

5. Availability

Continental will make every effort to ensure orderly operation of the online service, but it does not guarantee the uninterrupted availability and usability of the 2025AD Website.


Continental reserves the right to modify, in whole or in part, the online service being offered, or to temporarily or permanently discontinue the same at any time and without separate announcement. Users shall have no claims arising from such action.

 

6. Copyright

Content published on the 2025AD website (in particular, articles and comments) is protected by copyright, and users are required to comply with German copyright law. The 2025AD website may only be used for private, non-commercial purposes as intended. Users are permitted to view, download, save, copy, and print out content published on the 2025AD Website, provided such actions do not directly or indirectly serve business purposes. The sale, reproduction, distribution, or other use of copyrighted content without the express consent of the respective owner is prohibited.


By submitting an article for the purpose of publication on the 2025AD Website, the user grants Continental a one-time, transferable, perpetual, and universal right of usage in the scope necessary for providing the online service.


In particular, the user authorizes Continental to post the respective content (comments, articles, etc.) to the 2025AD Website and make any copies required to do so (files saved to servers, etc.). Continental is authorized to make the content accessible to the public as well as publish it in other form. Continental shall not pay the user any compensation for granting it such rights of usage.


The user ensures Continental that the user is entitled and able to grant the above rights. The user undertakes not to post any content that violates copyright protection or naming rights or other intellectual property rights belonging to third parties. Furthermore, the user undertakes to indemnify Continental against any and all liability and expenses incurred by Continental arising from claims brought by third parties as a result of the culpable infringement of their rights by the user. Continental shall inform the user of any such claims and give the user the opportunity, if legally necessary and possible, to fend off the claims being made.

 

7. Data Protection Declaration

The data protection declaration applicable to the 2025AD Website can be found at here.

 

8. Declaration of Consent to Contact

Continental may contact me via e-mail for the following purposes: cooperation on articles and other forms of content, invitations to events, and career opportunities.


This consent can be partially or fully withdrawn at any time with future effect by sending a request to Continental AG, Vahrenwalder Str. 9, 30165 Hanover, Germany, e-mail 2025ad@conti.de, without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs at the basic rates.

 

9. Worldwide availability of products

This website may contain information about Continental products which are not available in your country. The existence of such information on this website does not imply an intention on the part of Continental AG to assert the availability of any such products everywhere in the world. Please inquire through your Continental dealership or representative to learn more about the future plans for products that are not currently available to you.

 

10. Warranty and Liability

Articles on current topics will be written with the appropriate attention to detail. Nevertheless, Continental shall assume to the extent allowed by law no liability or guarantee that any content published on the 2025AD Website is accurate, current, complete, or usable. Continental shall take no responsibility for decisions made by users on the basis of any article on the 2025AD Website.


The 2025AD Website serves a variety of purposes, not the least of which is the discussion of controversial subjects. Articles published on the website represent solely the opinions and assessments of the authors and do not necessary reflect the opinion of Continental. Therefore, Continental shall assume no obligation to ensure that comments made by users are correct or complete, etc. before they are posted to the 2025AD Website. Each user is responsible for the content of his or her respective articles. Continental shall assume no liability whatsoever.


Hyperlinks to other Internet pages lead to websites provided by third parties. Continental has no influence on the design or content of the third-party websites to which a post links, and Continental is neither obligated nor able to monitor them on an ongoing basis. Continental makes no claim to the third-party content and assumes no liability for the same. The respective providers are solely responsible for their content. Links will be immediately removed if found to violate any law.



11. Miscellaneous

Should a provision of these Terms of Use be invalid, the validity of the remaining provisions shall remain unaffected.