Asked in Cars & Vehicles
How much horse power does a prostock drag car have?
About 1000 horsepower.
Asked in Fuel and Engines
How did the phrase horse power come about?
as you may know, horses used to be used. One horses power was described as 1 horse power, 2 is two horse power and so on, but as the world progeressed, so did technology and cars have lots of power. Still, things were decribed in horse power. So if youir car has 267 horse power, for example, this means that it would take 267 horses to have that much power that the car has in one car. (Corret me if that...
Asked in Grand Am GT
Why does my 2000 Pontiac Grand Am GT have poor acceleration?
car does not have much horse power
Asked in Formula One, NHRA
How much exact horse power does a Formula 1 race car have?
Asked in Mitsubishi
How much horse power did the stock 2004 Mitsubishi lancer have?
The stock 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer sports saloon car had an advertised horse power of 276. This provided approximately 234 hp to the wheels. Various customised versions of the car have increased maximum horse power to 405. ...
How much horsepower does a 2.3 liter mustang car have?
Actually the out put of this motor is 98 horse power
How do you determine horse power?
Horse Power, was a unit established when car were first being made. How much horse power a machine has is how fast it can go, realitive to the make or model. When a car goes from zero to sixty its a sign of horse power. It comes from when people were riding around on horse back and cars were just being made. Its mostly used in cars to describe speed realitive to distance, however the same principles apply to planes and...
How much horsepower?
how much horse power does what have? 2.2, 2.4 need more info. Horse power is a very old measurement and refers to the number of horses that would pull something. Therefore in terms of a car that has say 350bhp (brake horse power) it means it has the same pulling force as 350 horses put together. ...
Asked in Auto Racing, NHRA, Who Would Win
Who would win in a drag race a ferrari or a drag car?
it would obviously be a drag car as it has a higher rate of acceleration and top speed. a drag car is built to perform on a drag strip where as a Ferrari is built to perform on a race track. this does not mean that a Ferrari is inferior to a drag car as you can race a Ferrari on a drag strip but it is impossible to race a drag car on a racing track ...