Terms of Use

Formula One Digital Media Limited (registered in England with company number 08915039, whose registered office is at No.2 St. James’s Market, London, SW1Y 4AH) operates www.f1fanvoice.com (the *"Site"*) and is part of the Formula 1 group of companies (”Formula 1 Companies”) which have the exclusive right to commercialise the FIA Formula One World Championship in all media. Access to and use of the Site is provided by Formula One Digital Media Limited (*"we", "us"*, and/or *"our"*) subject to the following terms and conditions. To contact us, please message the Fan Voice site admin. By using this Site you agree to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with all of these terms and conditions, you must exit this Site now. You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access this Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and conditions and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.


We will use any personal data collected through your use of this Site in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which is available at: https://account.formula1.com/#/en/privacy-policy.


Any subscriptions you purchase from us will be governed by the Subscription Terms, which are available at: https://account.formula1.com/#/en/subscription-terms.
We will use cookies on the Site in accordance with our Cookies Policy, which is available at: https://account.formula1.com/#/en/cookie-policy/.


We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online or by emailing you. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the terms and conditions posted on this Site ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. By using this Site after any such changes you agree to comply with, and be bound by, the terms and conditions in force at the time. We may update and change this Site from time to time in relation to our users’ needs, our business priorities and/or to reflect changes to any product or service offered by us.


We do not guarantee that the Site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of this Site for business and operational reasons (including maintenance, updates, technical improvements or to develop its content and/or presentation).


By entering this online research portal, you agree not to post or submit any item or any links to content that:
1. Is defamatory or discloses any information that the customer has no legal right to disclose, or is otherwise illegal;
2. Is (or contains anything which is) vulgar, hateful, obscene, profane, threatening or insulting;
3. Intends to impersonate another person or entity;
4. Contains any form of advertising, promotional materials or any form of commercial activity;
5. Contains any or links to any intentionally false or misleading statements or any statement seeking to unfairly manipulate others;
6. Is an attempt to collect or store data about other members;
7. Is protected by any form of intellectual property whether registered or unregistered or any contractual, statutory and equitable obligations of confidence;
8. Is or may amount to collusion or activities of a suspicious or criminal nature.

You agree not to submit “spam” and understand that repeated messages or unsolicited advertising will not be tolerated. You agree to be considerate and tolerant of other members’ opinions, cultures and backgrounds. You agree to be respectful of F1 staff, driver, team personal and the F1 Fan Voice Moderators and Staff, and abide by the decisions they make. Any item that breaks the above terms and conditions will be removed. By using this online research portal you agree to be bound by the above rules. Anyone found to be in breach of any of the above rules faces removal from the site.

We have a zero-tolerance policy on discrimination, abuse or bullying of any kind, and will take appropriate action to any comments or posts that do not meet our guidelines – from deleting, to blocking or reporting. F1 Fan Voice welcomes respectful debate and discussion in the forums, and is an inclusive and supportive environment for F1 fans to interact. Your thread(s) or comment(s) must be respectful to other users and opposing views to your own - forum titles should be descriptive of the topic you wish to discuss and be introduced from a neutral standpoint. 


We and our suppliers take reasonable precautions to prevent computer viruses and any other items that may damage the operation of computers or property or otherwise engage in computer misuse on the Site but cannot accept any liability for them. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes, hardware, software and platform to access this Site. You should use your own virus protection software. You must not misuse this Site by introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to this Site, the server on which this Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this Site. You must not attack this Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack or doing anything which may affect the functioning of or the ability of any other person to access the Site. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with the relevant authorities in their investigation of such incidents. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this Site will cease immediately.


The material and content provided on this Site is for your personal, non-commercial use only (save where expressly provided) and you agree not for yourself or through or by way of assistance from any third party to distribute, copy, extract or commercially exploit such material or content. You further agree not to reproduce, distribute, perform, display, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from this Site. Except as otherwise indicated, all materials on this Site, including, but not limited to photographs, other images, illustrations, text, video clips and written and other materials contained in this Site are protected by copyrights, database rights, trademarks and/or other intellectual property rights owned, or used with permission of their owners, by us or our affiliates or associates. This Site as a whole is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights. All rights are reserved. The F1 FORMULA 1 logo, F1 logo, F1 FIA FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP logo, FORMULA 1, FORMULA ONE, F1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX, F1 GRAND PRIX, FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX and related marks are trademarks of Formula One Licensing BV, a Formula 1 Company. All rights reserved. For more information on the use of our trademarks visit: https://www.formula1.com/en/toolbar/guidelines.html. You may make a copy of this content for your personal non-commercial use only, provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact and you agree not to modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, frame, post, transmit or distribute by any means or in any manner, any material or information on or downloaded from this Site including but not limited to text, graphics, video, messages, code and/or software without our prior written consent. No right, title or interest in any material or software is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying.


Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or for anything else for which it would be unlawful to do so. To the extent permitted by law, we shall not be liable in contract, tort, negligence, breach of statutory duty, or otherwise for any loss or damage whatsoever in any way connected with your use or inability to use this Site, or your use or reliance on any content on this Site. Reasonable skill and care has been used in producing the Site but it is only designed for general information purposes. We do not give any guarantee or warranty that the Site or any content thereon (including data or statistics) is accurate, complete or up-to-date. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on the content of the Site by you, or by anyone who may be informed of the Site’s contents.


Certain sections of the Site are operated by third parties, including: (i) the F1 Store (f1store.formula1.com) operated by Fanatics (International) Limited; (ii) Formula 1 Tickets (tickets.formula1.com) operated by Platinium Group S.A.M; and (iii) F1 Experiences (f1experiences.com) operated by QuintEvents International LLC. You agree that any dealings you have with such third party operators (including payment for and delivery of products or services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations, acts or omissions associated with such dealings) shall be on the terms and conditions (if any) of the third party operator and a matter solely between such third party operator and yourself.


We make no representations whatsoever about any other sites that you may access through this Site or that may link to this Site. Linking to this Site is permitted so long as such use does not create any unauthorised association between the Formula 1 Companies and its brands, and any third party or its products or services and does not damage our brand or image. The name of this Site must be used in such links (i.e. www.formula1.com) but none of our logos may be used. When you access any other website you understand that it is independent from this Site and that we have no control over the content or availability of that website. In particular, you agree that any dealings you have with such third party site operators (including payment for and delivery of products or services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations, acts or omissions associated with such dealings) shall be on the terms and conditions (if any) of the third party operator and a matter solely between such third party operator and yourself. In addition, a link to any other website does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility whatsoever for the content contained on such website or the use by you of it. We shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available through any such site or resource.


These terms of use are governed by English law and you can bring legal proceedings in respect of them in the English courts. Regardless of this, you may have statutory and/or consumer rights where you live which apply and your local law may apply in some circumstances.