Engine Horsepower

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Fluid Dynamics

Estimate of engine horsepower after a quarter mile run using the trap speed method.

 

Engine Horsepower formulas

\(\large{HP = W   \left(   \frac  {v} {234}  \right) ^3   }\)   

Where:

\(\large{HP}\) = engine horsepower

\(\large{v}\) = velocity

\(\large{W}\) = weight   

 

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