Fuel Consumption Conversions

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These fuel consumption converters allow a simple conversion for most fuel consumption measurements including miles per gallon to kilometres per litre (mpg to kpl), miles per gallon to kilometres per gallon (mpg to kpg), miles per litre to kilometres per litre (mpl to kpl), miles per UK gallon to miles per US gallon and miles per gallon to litres per 100 kilometres (mpg to L/100km).

Alternatively the conversion tables show conversions for commonly used miles per gallon to kilometres per litre values for both UK Imperial and US Customary gallons.

Miles Per Gallon (UK) to Kilometres Per Litre Conversion Table

MPG (UK) 1 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 60 70 80 90 100
KPL 0.35 1.77 3.54 5.31 7.08 8.85 10.62 12.39 14.16 15.93 17.70 21.24 24.78 28.32 31.86 35.40

Full UK mpg to kpl Conversion Tables: 1-80mpg | 81-160mpg

 

Miles Per Gallon (US) to Kilometres Per Litre Conversion Table

MPG (US) 1 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 60 70 80 90 100
KPL 0.43 2.13 4.25 6.38 8.50 10.63 12.75 14.88 17.01 19.13 21.26 25.51 29.76 34.01 38.26 42.51

Full US mpg to kpl Conversion Tables: 1-80mpg | 81-160mpg

 

The current definition of a liter is 1 cubic decimeter (a decimeter being 10cm), so 1000 liters = 1 cubic meter.

The US gallon, when referring to liquids, is defined as 231 cubic inches or 0.133680555 cubic feet and the UK gallon, also known as the imperial gallon is legally defined as 4.54609 litres which is based on the volume of 10lbs of water at 62 degree fahrenheit.

The statute mile in both the UK and the US is 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet. This is equal to 1,609.344 metres or 1.609km

The kilometre is a metric unit of length defined as 1,000 metres, this is equal to 0.621371 miles.

Conversion Formulae

The conversion formula for UK mpg to kpl is 1 UK mpg = 0.354 kpl

The conversion formula for US mpg to kpl is 1 US mpg = 0.425 kpl

Click here for a full explanation of the miles per gallon to kilometres per litre conversion formulae

 

Kilometres Per Litre to Miles Per Gallon Conversion Table

Kilometres Per Litre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12 15 20 25 30 40
Miles Per Gallon (UK) 2.82 5.65 8.47 11.30 14.12 16.95 19.77 22.60 25.42 28.25 33.90 42.37 56.50 70.62 84.74 112.99
Miles Per Gallon (US) 2.35 4.70 7.06 9.41 11.76 14.11 16.47 18.82 21.17 23.52 28.23 35.28 47.04 58.80 70.56 94.09

Conversion Formulae

The conversion formula for kpl to UK mpg is 1 kpl = 2.825 UK mpg

The conversion formula for kpl to US mpg is 1 kpl = 2.352 US mpg

Click here for a full explanation of the kilometres per litre to miles per gallon conversion formulae

More Motoring Conversions

The converters below are also useful motorist who need to translate between units used in the US & UK and those used in continental Europe and Internationally:

Distance Conversion

Miles to Kilometres - www.milestokilometres.com

Speed Conversion

Miles Per Hour to Kilometres Per Hour - www.mphtokph.com

Tyre Pressure Conversion

BAR to PSI to KPa - Tyre Pressure Conversion

 

 

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