# How is fuel efficiency calculated in Canada?

## How is fuel efficiency calculated in Canada?

To calculate your average fuel economy, divide the number of liters (49) by the distance travelled (540) and then multiply by 100. That’s it! In this case, the result is 9.07 L/100 km.

**What is good fuel efficiency in Canada?**

Vehicles that are listed as less than 6L/100 km are considered fuel-efficient. The 100 km is how many litres of fuel the car needs to travel 100 km. The lower the number of litres stated, the better the vehicle’s fuel economy is.

**How do you calculate fuel efficiency?**

Do the math.

- MPG = (Mileage B – Mileage A)÷Gallons.
- Subtract Mileage A from Mileage B. This will give you the number of miles you drove since your last fill-up.
- Divide your answer by the number of gallons (Gallons B) it took to fill up your tank. This will give you your car’s MPG.

### Is 7.6 l per 100km good?

Anything that is listed as less than 6-litres/100km or more than 16.5km/1-litre is considered to be pretty good. The first (and most common) reference is litres per 100km (litres/100km).

**How do you calculate km per litre?**

To work out how many kilometres your car drives on one litre of fuel simply divide the total distance travelled by the total litres of fuel used. Example: 400 km / 42 litres = 9.5 km’s per litre.

**Is 15l per 100km good?**

In general, 5 to 8 litres per 100 km would be considered a good fuel efficiency, 8 to 12 litres per 100 km would be average, and more than 12 litres per 100 km would be considered a relatively low fuel efficiency.

#### What is the average litres per 100km?

In general, 5 to 8 litres per 100 km would be considered a good fuel efficiency, 8 to 12 litres per 100 km would be average, and more than 12 litres per 100 km would be considered a relatively low fuel efficiency. Your driving habits also impact how efficiently your vehicle will use its fuel.

**How do you calculate fuel cost?**

To calculate the fuel cost we use one of the following formulas:

- Fuel cost = (Distance / Consumption) × Cost per gallon.
- Fuel cost = (Distance / 100 × Consumption) × Cost per gallon.

**Is 20l per 100km good?**

## How do I work out fuel cost per km?

If you know the price of fuel, then you can simply multiply the price per litre by the result and that gives you your cost per 100km. E.g. if fuel is $2, then 8.98l/100km means that it takes $17.96 of fuel to travel 100km, or around $0.18 per kilometre, not including your other costs like wear and tear.

**Is 9 litres per 100km good?**