miles per gallon

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Noun1.miles per gallon - the distance traveled in a vehicle powered by one gallon of gasoline or diesel fuelmiles per gallon - the distance traveled in a vehicle powered by one gallon of gasoline or diesel fuel
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
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Superminis from Honda, Dacia, Chevrolet, Vauxhall and Seat were the only ones to come within 15 per cent of the miles per gallon owners would expect.
Some models achieving well over 40 miles per gallon cost thousands more than equivalent gas models, which get 30 miles per gallon.
A typical Ford Mondeo now does 45 to 50 miles per gallon instead of the 30 to 35 miles per gallon of 10 years ago.
That puts a bigger burden on auto makers who claim that they will have to add thousands of dollars to the cost of each vehicle to meet the fuel-economy standards of 35 miles per gallon by 2020.
According to Talent, the new rule is inconsistent with the recently passed Highway bill, which rejected a specific miles per gallon mark in favor of a percentage increase in fuel economy.
With the optional continuously variable (CVT) transmission, the $21,000 Civic Hybrid will deliver EPA mileage of 50 miles per gallon in both the city and the highway.
They all produce cars that are capable of returning around 50 to 60 miles per gallon in real-world driving conditions.
Fuel-Efficient XR-3 Will Offer 125-225 Miles per Gallon
0-liter hybrid getting 44 miles per gallon city and 41 miles per gallon highway, and a 2.
Even in gas mode, it gets upward of 70 miles per gallon.
The Auto Club said Thursday that ``real world'' tests show most vehicles get fewer miles per gallon than they are rated for by the U.
Flexcar Program: Flexcar's environmentally-friendly fleet already exceeds current national average CAFE standards by more than 10 miles per gallon (36.