I. Legal Notes

eWheels.org Association e.V.

Board of Directors:

  • Rouven Volk (1st Chairman)
  • Ferenc Franke (2nd Chairman)
  • Alexander Segmüller (Secretary)
  • Oliver Hochgartz (Treasurer)

Registered as a non-profit association in the register of associations at the district court of Charlottenburg in Berlin, Germany (VR 34215 B).

Where appropriate, responsible persons for content according to Section 55 II RStV (National State Broadcasting Treaty, Germany): 1st & 2nd Chairman


eWheels.org Association e.V. c/o R. VolkSaarlouiser-Str. 7D-80997 MunichGermanyEmail: association@ewheels.orgWebsite: www.ewheels.org

All information on our website has been thoroughly reviewed. We are committed to keeping this information up to date, accurate and complete. Still, we cannot guarantee that no mistakes will occur. Accordingly, a warranty for completeness, accuracy, and the timeliness of information cannot be granted. The access and use of this website occurs at one’s own risk. The eWheels.org Association e.V. (EWA) is not responsible and does not accept any liability for losses or damages, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or previously determined losses or damages that occurred supposedly through or in relation to the access and/ or use of this website for whatever reason. EWA does not accept any responsibility for the content and accessibility of third-party websites that are accessed through external links provided on this website. The publisher explicitly distances itself from all content that is potentially subject to criminal and civil liability, or violates public morals.

II. Privacy and Security

The EWA has taken all reasonable precautions to secure the personal information available through the online community. The eWheels Community is password protected to allow access by registered individual only. Although this precaution should effectively protect any personal information available through the eWheels Community from abuse or outside interference, a certain degree of privacy risk is faced any time information is shared over the Internet.

Please read our Privacy Policy for more details.

III. Policy and Guidelines for Proper Use

To safeguard the operation, EWA has adopted a general site disclaimer and privacy policy used to govern conduct particularly in an online environment.

In addition to EWA’s policies and guidelines, users of the online community must abide by the following specific rules and regulations:

A. Unauthorized copying, reproduction, republishing, uploading, downloading, posting, transmitting or duplicating any of the material is prohibited. You may link to materials displayed on eWheels.org for noncommercial and personal use only; provided, however, that you maintain all copyright, trademark and other notices contained in such material and you agree to abide by all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in any material accessed through eWheels.org.

B. Use of information or communications available through the EWA for any commercial, public or political purposes is strictly prohibited. Prohibited activities include, but are not limited to, solicitations for commercial services, cold-calling of any kind or mass-mailings for commercial purposes. Information available through the EWA may be used for personal and noncommercial purposes only.

C. Users shall not restrict nor inhibit any other user from enjoying any service on the EWA. Posting of obscene materials or use of obscene language, posting of vulgar materials, or use of vulgar language, or use of abusive, defamatory, profane, or threatening language of any kind, will constitute a violation of these policies governing the use of the eWheels.org Community. Additionally, users shall not upload, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish any materials containing a virus or any other harmful component. Content posted may be removed by EWA’s discretion at any time for any reason.

EWA is not responsible for screening communications in advance, and will actively monitor the use of the online community. It is essential that the users of the online community report any abuses or misuse to EWA responsible persons. If the EWA determines that a user's participation in the online community creates a liability for the community or that the user has violated the policies set forth herein, EWA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to take actions against the user. EWA reserves the right to expel a user and deny a user further access to the online community if such user violates these policies or any applicable laws or regulations.

IV. Liability and Indemnity

The reliability of the information available through the eWheels.org plattform is largely dependent upon the actions of community registrants. The Society can make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of this information.

The EWA does not warrant that the online community web site will operate error-free or that the site and its server are free of computer viruses or other harmful material. To the fullest extent permitted by the law, EWA disclaims all warranties, including the warranties of merchantability, non-infringement, and fitness for particular purpose. In no event shall EWA be liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, resulting from the use of or inability to use information or materials available on the online community web site.

By using EWA web site, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless EWA, and their respective persons from and against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs, and expenses that may arise from your use of the online community web site or your breach of these policies. EWA will provide notice to you of any such action or claim, and reserves the right to participate, at our expense, in the investigation, settlement, and defense of any such action or claim.

Please note that EWA may revise these policies and your continued use of the site constitutes your agreement to comply with such modifications. You should review the policies periodically to ensure that you are familiar with them.

The informations, specifications, and descriptions herein are provided for information only and subject to change without notice, and are provided without warranty of any kind, express or implied. All rights belong to their respective owners.

Participation in the eWheels Community is a privilege.

For more information regarding the eWheels Community, please contact us.

V. List of Sources

Images used for manufacturers and wheels are taken from the public resources provided by their respective owners, all rights of these images belong to them.

The satellite images of the earth used in the website banner credits to NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using Suomi NPP VIIRS data from Miguel Román, NASA GSFC. Story by Michael Carlowicz: https://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=90008