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In Sweden, we don't really have a word for it, that I know of anyway. The closest would be "kilometertalet" which translated pretty mych corresponds to the "Kilometrage" that has already been suggested.
Most commonly we ask, if we want to know that, something like: "How far has it driven?" (translated into English)
Anything that is unrelated to elephants is irrelephant Anonymous - The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 - Never argue with a fool. Onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. Mark Twain
When I still lived in Blighty I noticed that the road construction signs that said things like "Road Works 300 yds" occasionally said "Road Works 300m" as they tried to go metric, a bit - although it failed to get traction - which is why I said "trying to use".
- I would love to change the world, but they won’t give me the source code.
I don't think it has anything to do with money.
It's just a part of your national schizophrenia pride.
On one side you're the most inventive people on the earth, there's no coincidence industrialisation started in the UK.
But at the same time you can be extremely averse to anything "not invented here", and having a non functional management culture, which together explains the death of the British car industry (and brexit, but let's not go there ).