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

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

Results in Liters Per 100 Kilometers:
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1 mpg (US) = 235.2145 L/100km

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

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

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

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

For example, here's how to convert 5 miles per gallon (US) to liters per 100 kilometers using the formula above.
5 mpg (US) = 235.2145 / 5 = 47.0429 L/100km
conversion scale showing miles per gallon (US) and equivalent liters per 100 kilometers fuel economy values

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

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 higher 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.

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.

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

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

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