Here’s how far your car can actually go when the needle’s on empty

Most people get a little nervous when their car’s low fuel light comes on, but do you really know how far your car will still go? Many drivers have no idea and simply fill up when the needle gets around 1/4 of a tank. Unfortunately life can get in the way and that early refill can slip through the cracks. That’s why it’s important to avoid any surprises when that little orange light starts glaring you.

This helpful chart shows just how much time you really have if you’re driving one of the top 50 best selling automobiles sold in the United States in 2015.

(image source; Your Mechanic)