Liters Per 100 Kilometers to Miles Per Gallon (US) Conversion

Enter the fuel economy in liters per 100 kilometers below to get the value converted to miles per gallon (US).

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1 L/100km = 235.2145 mpg (US)

How to Convert Liters Per 100 Kilometers to Miles Per Gallon (US)

conversion scale showing liters per 100 kilometers and equivalent miles per gallon (US) fuel economy values

To convert a liter per 100 kilometers measurement to a mile per gallon (US) measurement, divide the conversion ratio by the fuel economy. To convert liters per 100 kilometers to miles per gallon (US), the conversion ratio is 235.2145. Use this simple formula to convert:

miles per gallon (US) = 235.2145liters per 100 kilometers

The fuel economy in miles per gallon (US) is equal to 235.2145 divided by the liters per 100 kilometers.

For example, here's how to convert 5 liters per 100 kilometers to miles per gallon (US) using the formula above.
5 L/100km = 235.21455 = 47.0429 mpg (US)

Liters per 100 kilometers and miles per gallon (US) are both units used to measure fuel economy. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Liters Per 100 Kilometers

Liters per 100 kilometers is the fuel consumption measurement of liters of fuel used to travel 100 kilometers.

Liters per 100 kilometers can be abbreviated as L/100km; for example, 1 liter per 100 kilometers can be written as 1 L/100km.

In formal expressions, the slash, or solidus (/), is used to separate units used to indicate division in an expression.

L/100km is the measure of fuel consumption used in most countries that use the metric system.

Miles Per Gallon (US)

Miles per gallon is the distance traveled in miles consuming just one gallon of fuel.

When evaluating fuel efficiency, the more miles per gallon, the more fuel efficient a vehicle is and the less fuel consumed. Thus, the lower the mpg rating of a vehicle the less fuel it will consume.

Miles per gallon (US) can be abbreviated as mpg (US), and are also sometimes abbreviated as mpg. For example, 1 mile per gallon (US) can be written as 1 mpg (US) or 1 mpg.

Liter Per 100 Kilometers to Mile Per Gallon (US) Conversion Table

Liter per 100 kilometers measurements converted to miles per gallon (US)
Liters Per 100 Kilometers Miles Per Gallon (US)
1 L/100km 235.21 mpg (US)
2 L/100km 117.61 mpg (US)
3 L/100km 78.4 mpg (US)
4 L/100km 58.8 mpg (US)
5 L/100km 47.04 mpg (US)
6 L/100km 39.2 mpg (US)
7 L/100km 33.6 mpg (US)
8 L/100km 29.4 mpg (US)
9 L/100km 26.13 mpg (US)
10 L/100km 23.52 mpg (US)
11 L/100km 21.38 mpg (US)
12 L/100km 19.6 mpg (US)
13 L/100km 18.09 mpg (US)
14 L/100km 16.8 mpg (US)
15 L/100km 15.68 mpg (US)
16 L/100km 14.7 mpg (US)
17 L/100km 13.84 mpg (US)
18 L/100km 13.07 mpg (US)
19 L/100km 12.38 mpg (US)
20 L/100km 11.76 mpg (US)
21 L/100km 11.2 mpg (US)
22 L/100km 10.69 mpg (US)
23 L/100km 10.23 mpg (US)
24 L/100km 9.8006 mpg (US)
25 L/100km 9.4086 mpg (US)
26 L/100km 9.0467 mpg (US)
27 L/100km 8.7116 mpg (US)
28 L/100km 8.4005 mpg (US)
29 L/100km 8.1108 mpg (US)
30 L/100km 7.8405 mpg (US)
31 L/100km 7.5876 mpg (US)
32 L/100km 7.3505 mpg (US)
33 L/100km 7.1277 mpg (US)
34 L/100km 6.9181 mpg (US)
35 L/100km 6.7204 mpg (US)
36 L/100km 6.5337 mpg (US)
37 L/100km 6.3571 mpg (US)
38 L/100km 6.1899 mpg (US)
39 L/100km 6.0311 mpg (US)
40 L/100km 5.8804 mpg (US)