horsepower

Dan Buria
135

Asked by Dan Jun 16, 2009 at 12:20 PM

Question type: General

what really is the horsepower? Is it a ratio of weight to attainable speed?
and what is its relation to torque?

1 Answer

anjy834u
3,395

The mechanical horsepower, also known as imperial horsepower, of exactly 550 foot-pounds per second is approximately equivalent to 745.7 watts.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Horsepower 1 answer

    How much horsepower does a corvette zr 1 have?

    2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 1ZR

    -

    General

  • horsepower 1 answer

    horsepower of mini s?

    MINI

    -

    General

  • Horsepower 4 answers

    what car has the most horsepower?

    General

  • horsepower 12 answers

    what is the max horsepower a Honda civic can get

    1995 Honda Civic Coupe

    -

    General

  • more horsepower 1 answer

    what do i need for more horsepower on a 2007 se camery v4 and were can i buy it

    2007 Toyota Camry SE

    -

    Car Customization

Shortcuts

Search General Questions

General Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 25,960
#2 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 12,120
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 11,960
View All