Range Rover Evoque: Octane rating

The minimum octane rating for fuel used is 95 RON. The vehicle will run on lower ratings, but it may cause pronounced engine knock or pinking. If the pinking is severe it can cause damage to the engine, fuel and emission control systems.

Note: Occasional, light, engine knock experienced while accelerating or climbing hills is acceptable.

Super Green Plus 98 RON unleaded fuel (where available) may be used as an alternative to the standard 95 RON unleaded fuel.

Some countries have only 91 RON fuel available. Vehicles sold in these countries are specially calibrated to use this fuel.



This vehicle is not suitable for use with fuels containing more than 10% ethanol. Do not use E85 fuels (85% ethanol content). Equipment necessary for the use of fuels containing more than 10%


Wherever possible avoid using fuel containing methanol. Some fuels contain methanol (Methyl or wood alcohol). If you use fuels containing methanol the fuels must also contain co-solvents and c

 Methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE)

Unleaded fuel containing an oxygenate known as MTBE can be used provided that the ratio of MTBE to conventional fuel does not exceed 15%. MTBE is an Ether based compound derived from Petroleum, wh


 Epb automatic use

EPB will be applied automatically if the ignition is switched off and the vehicle speed is below 3km/h (2mph). To prevent automatic operation, when the vehicle is stationary, press and hold the EPB switch in the release position. Within 5 seconds, switch off the ignition and continue to hold

 Emission control system

Land Rover vehicles are fitted with emission and evaporative control systems. In many countries it is unlawful to tamper, modify or replace such equipment and legal penalties apply if the laws are flouted. Land Rover Dealers/Authorised Repairers are properly equipped to perform repairs and to

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