litre per 100 kilometres
|Name||Symbol||Quantity||Value in SI units|
|litre per 100 kilometres||L/100 km||fuel consumption||1 dm3/100 km
1 m3/108 m
The litre per 100 kilometres, symbol L/100 km, is a non-SI unit of fuel consumption, accepted for use with the SI.
The fuel economy of a vehicle relates distance travelled and the amount of fuel consumed.
For a vehicle travelling at an average speed of 100 km/h, the fuel consumption rate, in litres per hour, will be equal to the fuel comsumption in litres per 100 kilometres.