What is E10 Petrol and Can it be used in my Jaguar or Land Rover?

  What is E10 fuel and why is it being introduced? The reason E10 fuel has been introduced as the standard grade fuel at forecourts across the country is to try and reduce carbon dioxide emissions. This fuel is made up on 90% regular unleaded petrol and 10% ethanol. Current petrol grades in the UK

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Winter check list for your Land Rover or Jaguar

  As we are now seeing the weather changing in our Kent workshop we decided to put a few essential cold weather tips to help get you through the autumn and winter months.   Tyre checks During winter you need to make sure your tyres grip the road. The law says you should change your

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MOT ‘holiday’ is over

    Attention car owners, is your car MOT certified and safe to drive?   The UK government has deemed MOT and servicing centres essential services. Road safety is not something to be compromised on, it is time to book your MOT test and service your car. Information from the DVLA revealed that in April

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Staycation Essentials

Summer holidays are finally here, and the family are itching for a vacation. With the current climate you are probably thinking a vacation isn’t possible – how wrong you are! Staycations are as good as an overseas vacation, if not better. Staying in your country for the holidays has many benefits. Immerse yourself into and

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Technicians Required – Come and work for us

  Due to our continued success and increasing demand, we are looking to add to our team of experienced technicians. RCV is a long established family run independent Jaguar Land Rover specialist, and we pride ourselves on our consistent quality and outstanding level of customer service. Whilst Jaguar Land Rover experience is always preferable, it

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Land Rover Warning Lights Explained

  When you get behind the wheel of a Land Rover, you’re immediately treated to a luxurious interior packed full of technology, with a driving experience and exterior design that are absolutely breath-taking. That’s why when something goes awry, we know you want to get it addressed right away so that you can be back

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Where can you drive your Landrover offroad?

  Owning a Land Rover is having the ability to have some off road adventures, but where exactly can you drive it offroad legally in the UK? Greenlanes Greenlanes are unpaved roads which are also called tracks or trails. In England and Wales they are referred to as byways or unclassified roads and the right

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Why the Land Rover Defender is so popular in the UK?

  The Land Rover Defender is synonymous to the countryside and is the most popular choice for off roading. The Queen has one, Sir Winston Churchill had one and Sir David Attenborough uses one for his adventures. It’s the ultimate iconic British vehicle. Lets start with its name; Land Rover was designed to rove the

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Land Rover Vs Range Rover: What’s the difference? 

  Land Rover is probably one the most known worldwide brands, producing outstanding four-wheel-drive vehicles, but what’s the difference between Land Rover and Range Rover?  The basic difference between the two, is that Land Rover is the make, whilst Range Rover is a specific model of Land Rover. In short, Range Rover is a sub-brand

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Staff in the Spotlight- Reece Jackson

    Keeping it in the family . . .  Reece joined RCV in March from a local Jaguar Land Rover main dealership. His son Charlie, already an employee at RCV convinced him to jump ship to the independent family-run business based in Maidstone, Kent. Lets get to know him a little better. . . 

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