Horsepower (hp) is a unit of measurement of power (the rate at which work is
done). There are many different standards and types of horsepower. The term
When you're reading about cars, you're going to run into engine specifications,
i.e. a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder turbo producing 160 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque.
Jul 4, 2015 ... ( 25,498 litre ) model produces 108,920 hp at 102 rpm ( 234 cc/hp) weighs 2,300
tons and consumes 1,660 gallons of heavy fuel oil per hour.
Jul 4, 2015 ... engine, cc, hp, rpm. cc / hp. Model car 2 stroke diesel - Rossi 236R21, 3.5, 3.45,
42,600. 1.0145. Top fuel dragster V8 supercharged, 8194 ...
Invented by James Watt, the term was originally used to describe how much effort a horse exerted when lugging coal out of a coal mine. One horsepower
was the amount of effort one horse put forth in raising 33,000 lbs. Engine horsepower
ratings are determined on specia... More »
This Ken Duttweiler-built twin-turbo 528ci Rat motor makes 1,940 lb-ft at 7,200
rpm and 2,753 hp at 7,700 rpm on 23 pounds of boost running race gas.
Dec 16, 2009 ... Best Answer: Engine size alone has nothing to do with horsepower, some very
large engine have little power and vice-versa. Horsepower is a ...
Ten years ago the power output of every snowblower sold here in the United
States was measured in hp or horsepower. It was a nice simple measurement
This is simple determination of rough engine horsepower output based on a "
mean" cylinder compression ratio. ... Engine RPM (Where Peak HP will Occur):.
The Horsepower at the output shaft of an engine, turbine, or motor is termed
brake ... BHP is the power output of an engine, CC determines the size of an