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CALCULATE YOUR HORSEPOWER!

This is an SAE aproved test that lets you calculate horsepower based on acceleration times, gearing, weight, etc.

Download Excel 4.0 spreadsheet (89 KB) by Jon Glommen. Click here to download. (Instructions are included)


Examples:


Acceleration times

(Starting from 40 MPH to reduce turbo lag)

Member & car 45-50 45-55 45-60 45-65 45-70 45-75 45-80 Comments
Angel Morales 242 Turbo 0.86 1.54 2.23 3.16 4.09 5.02 6.26 80 F weather


Compression braking times

Member & car 80-75 80-70 80-65 80-60 80-55 80-50 80-45 Comments
Angel Morales 242 Turbo 1.63 3.54 5.73 8.11 10.43 13.29 16.24 Jon's data


Coast down times

Member & car 80-75 80-70 80-65 80-60 80-55 80-50 80-45 Comments
Angel Morales 242 Turbo 3.90 8.70 13.50 18.30 24.50 30.70 36.90 Jon's data


HP figures
Member Car Max. HP, 0-friction Max. Crank HP Comments
Angel Morales 242 Turbo 232 202 12.5 psi boost, "T" cam, 60-trim compressor, 2.5" exhaust, stock F.I./ignition/gearing.

HTML by: Angel Morales / Program by: Jon Glommen
 

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