Technicians Required – Come and work for us

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  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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Staff in the Spotlight- Reece Jackson

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    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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If you live in Kent and have never taken your Land Rover or Jaguar in for a service at RCV before, it can be a potentially daunting task. Even if you have booked your car in for a service before, it’s always helpful to refresh your memory about what will happen on the day so

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Next Land Rover Discovery Sport and Evoque to use only hybrid and EV power

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Reimagine strategy will see Land Rover’s smallest cars swapped onto new EMA platform, shunning pure combustion. The next-generation Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport will switch to the firm’s new ‘native electric’ architecture and be offered with hybrid and full-electric powertrains only. As part of Jaguar Land Rover’s new Reimagine business plan, Land Rover will launch six battery-electric

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POTENT NEW DEFENDER V8 AND EXCLUSIVE SPECIAL EDITIONS JOIN THE RANGE

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Building on decades of Land Rover V8 heritage, the powerful Defender V8 joins the range of Plug-in Hybrids, and efficient Ingenium petrol and diesel powertrains. Here’s the specifications: Defender V8 90 and 110: New 525HP supercharged engine powers fastest and most powerful production Defender ever made; 0-60mph in 4.9 seconds, 149mph top speed (Defender 90)

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Is this the ultimate ‘old-school’ Defender?

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If you fancy a bit of old-school exotic off-road excitement closer to home, Land Rover is building 25 ‘adventure-ready’ re-engineered versions of its original expedition Defender. The select group of owners of the new reborn Defender Works V8 Trophy 4X4s will also be given entry to an exclusive adventure competition at the spiritual home of

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Tips for handling your vehicle in extreme conditions.

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Ice Be sure to clear your windscreen completely before driving. When moving off on packed ice, try using a higher gear. Keep your speed down and allow significantly greater stopping distances. Remember that, in frosty weather, bridges and overpasses ice over more quickly than normal roads. Shadows from trees, buildings and mountains can also cause

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RCV’s Guide to Driving Your Land Rover in the Snow

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An icy road or unexpected snowfall shouldn’t mean slipping, skidding and stalling. The challenges of winter driving can be distilled into two key elements: reduced traction and reduced visibility. This guide is full of simple, practical advice on preparing your vehicle and adapting your road skills to account for these changes. With good preparation, and

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Let us help keep you safe on the road this winter!

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Driving on UK roads can be hazardous at the best of times but the winter season brings with it its own, added dangers. From flash floods to big freezes, the next few months can be tricky for even the most experienced drivers. We’ve included some useful hints and tips to keep you and your passengers

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Land Rover Discovery Sport Service Guide

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The RCV Service Experience Welcome to RCV – your local Land Rover and Range Rover service specialist. With over 60 years of combined experience, all relevant to Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles, our dedicated team is unique in providing an exceptional service tailored to all Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles. Because of the

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