**SAE net horsepower** — The brake power (power available at the flywheel or output shaft usually the crankshaft) of a fully equipped engine fitted with all the accessories necessary to perform its intended functions unaided. In 1973, automobile manufacturers began… … Dictionary of automotive terms

**gross horsepower** — See SAE gross horsepower … Dictionary of automotive terms

**Horsepower** — hp redirects here. For other uses, see HP (disambiguation). Horsepower (HP) is the name of several units of measurement of power. The most common definitions equal between 735.5 and 750 watts.[1] Horsepower was originally defined to compare the… … Wikipedia

**Horsepower** — Einheit Norm Alte Maße und Gewichte Einheitenname Pferdestärke Einheitenzeichen PS Beschriebene Größe(n) Leistung Größensymbol(e) … Deutsch Wikipedia

**SAE-PS** — Einheit Norm Alte Maße und Gewichte Einheitenname Pferdestärke Einheitenzeichen PS Beschriebene Größe(n) Leistung Größensymbol(e) … Deutsch Wikipedia

**horsepower** — (HP) A measurement of the engine s ability to perform work. One horsepower is defined as the ability to lift 33,000 pounds one foot in one minute. To find horsepower, the total rate of work in foot pounds accomplished is divided by 33,000. If a… … Dictionary of automotive terms

**SAE horsepower** — A simple formula of long standing is used to determine horsepower. The formula is: (bore diameter) squared times (number of cylinders) divided by 2.5. This formula is used primarily for licensing purposes and is not very accurate for determining… … Dictionary of automotive terms

**brake horsepower** — (bhp) A measurement of the actual usable power (not calculated power) measured at the output shaft (usually the crankshaft) rather than at the driveshaft or the wheels. Thus none of the auxiliaries (gearbox, generator, alternator, differential,… … Dictionary of automotive terms

**Ford Windsor engine** — Infobox Automobile engine name = Ford Windsor V8 aka = manufacturer = Ford Motor Company type = V8 bore = stroke = displacement = 221,255,260,289,302,351 length = diameter = width = height = weight = block = Cast Iron head = valvetrain = OHV… … Wikipedia

**Pferdestärke** — Einheit Norm Alte Maße und Gewichte Einheitenname Pferdestärke Beschriebene Größe(n) Leistung Größensymbol(e) P In SI Einheiten 1 PS = 735,498 75 W … Deutsch Wikipedia