# How much will better mpg save me?

## How much will better mpg save me?

Improved fuel economy saves you money every time you fill up! A vehicle that gets 30 MPG will cost you $793 less to fuel each year than one that gets 20 MPG (assuming 15,000 miles of driving annually and a fuel cost of $3.17). Over a period of 5 years, the 30-MPG vehicle will save you $3,963.

**How to calculate the cost of gas per gallon?**

After you have filled out all the fields, hit calculate and the calculator will tell you the gas costs for each car. For example, if Car 1 gets 25 MPG, Car 2 gets 20 MPG, gas costs $3.20 per gallon and both cars will be driven 10,000 miles per year, Car 1 will cost $1,280 and Car 2 will cost $1,600.

**How much does a difference in gas mileage cost?**

The difference is enough to pay for at least one car payment. The difference is even more astonishing for cars with very dissimilar gas mileage ratings. In the scenario above, if one car had a rating of 30 mpg and the other had a rating of 10 mpg, the cost difference would be nearly $2,000.

### How much does it cost to get 30 miles per gallon?

Cost To Drive 30 Miles MPG $2 per gallon $3 per gallon $4 per gallon 1 MPG $60.00 $90.00 $120.00 2 MPG $30.00 $45.00 $60.00 3 MPG $20.00 $30.00 $40.00 4 MPG $15.00 $22.50 $30.00

**What’s the difference between miles per gallon and miles per liter?**

When you calculate miles/gallon (mpg) or kilometers/liter (km/l) you are calculating fuel economy in terms of distance per unit volume or distance/volume. The following outline is generally applicable to both calculations. When you calculate liters per 100 kilometers (l/100km) you are calculating volume per 100 units of distance.

**How much does a gallon of gas cost?**

For example, if Car 1 gets 25 MPG, Car 2 gets 20 MPG, gas costs $3.20 per gallon and both cars will be driven 10,000 miles per year, Car 1 will cost $1,280 and Car 2 will cost $1,600. The difference is enough to pay for at least one car payment.

#### How to calculate the cost of gas per mile?

If you drive more than 10,000 miles per year, leave out the comma. After you have filled out all the fields, hit calculate and the calculator will tell you the gas costs for each car. For example, if Car 1 gets 25 MPG, Car 2 gets 20 MPG, gas costs $3.20 per gallon and both cars will be driven 10,000 miles per year,…

**When is the most expensive time to buy gas?**

Fridays are the most expensive day to buy gas. In a Gas Buddy study, 19 states had the highest gas prices at the end of the work week. What is the best time of day to get gas? Generally, gas station owners change gas prices in the late morning/early afternoon when they learn that other gas station owners are changing prices.

**What was the average price of gas in 2012?**

The highest average gas price was $3.64 in 2012, which is 167% more expensive than a decade earlier. What year did gas go over one dollar? The average price of gas first went over $1 a gallon in 1980, when it went from $0.86 per gallon to $1.19 per gallon. When was the last time gas was under $2 a gallon?