# How many gallons of gas does it take to fuel up a car?

## How many gallons of gas does it take to fuel up a car?

The amount of gas a car holds depends on the size of the car. Smaller cars generally have gas tanks that hold 12 gallons worth of gas, while larger cars can hold 15 or 16 gallons.

### How much does it cost to use 60 gallons of gas per mile?

Your fuel usage for going on a 1800 mile trip in your vehicle is 60 gallons and the cost is $240 when the price of gas is $4 per gallon. Your fuel cost per mile on this trip is $0.13 / mile. Fuel needed: 60 gallons. Fuel cost: $240.

**Which is the correct formula for gas mileage?**

Equivalent fuel economy/efficiency ratings are converted and shown for all units, mpg US, mpg Imp, km/l and l/100km. mpg = miles per gallon. mpg US = miles per United States gallon. mpg Imp = miles per Imperial gallon. km/l = kilometers per liter. l/100km = liters per 100 kilometers.

**How can I find out how many gallons of gas I will use?**

Find out how many gallons of gas will be used (and the cost) when travelling a known amount of miles. For a successful calculation you need to enter at least the number of miles to travel on your trip as well as the mpg of you car or vehicle.

## Which is higher miles per gallon or miles per litre?

Miles per gallon (mpg – U.S.), fuel consumption The distance travelled per unit volume of fuel used; for example, kilometres per litre (km/L) or miles per gallon (mpg). In this case, the higher the value, the more economic a vehicle is (the more distance it can travel with a certain volume of fuel). 1 mpg

Your fuel usage for going on a 1800 mile trip in your vehicle is 60 gallons and the cost is $240 when the price of gas is $4 per gallon. Your fuel cost per mile on this trip is $0.13 / mile. Fuel needed: 60 gallons. Fuel cost: $240.

### Do you need to enter number of miles to calculate gas?

For a successful calculation you need to enter at least the number of miles to travel on your trip as well as the mpg of you car or vehicle. If you also enter the gas price you expect to pay we can also give you an estimate of what the gas would cost for your trip.

**How to calculate the cost of gas for your car?**

Our gas cost calculator is versatile and offers more then other web-based fuel cost calculators (e.g. splitting the gas cost). All you need is to enter the driving distance and the average fuel economy of your car – then, all the math is done automatically! In fact, your biggest concern will be how much gas costs at your nearest gas station.

**How to calculate miles per gallon or kilometers per liter?**

How to Calculate Miles per Gallon or Kilometers per Liter 1 Fill up your tank with fuel before you start a long trip or the block of time you want to track. 2 Record the trip starting odometer reading at the time you fill up. 3 At the end of your trip or week, fill up your tank again.