# miles per gallon

The distance a motor vehicle can travel on a gallon of gasoline.
My Escort gets 34 miles per gallon.

## miles per gallon

Measure of the distance a vehicle can travel by consuming only one gallon of fuel. Multiplying this ratio by the total capacity of a vehicle's fuel tank gives the maximum mileage the vehicle can travel in one trip without refueling.
"This new compact car gets over 30 miles per gallon."
by aggiecsguy July 10, 2003

## miles per gallon

miles/gallon- typically, the number of miles that a motorized vehicle can go on one gallon of gasoline or diesel fuel; abbreviation=MPG
Since my new Toyota Prius gets about fifty-two miles per gallon, I save about \$100.00 a month.
by Scott M. July 11, 2003

## miles per gallon

The amount of miles your vehicle can travel with one gallon of gas.
My car gets 24 miles per gallon
by Hannah July 8, 2003

## miles per gallon

Measures the average fuel economy of motor vehicles, as in how far the vehicle goes before burning 1 gallon of fuel. AKA "mpg".