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Crank or Rear Wheel Horsepower????

When trying to figure 1/4 times, do you figure with RWHP or HP at the crank?
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Re: Crank or Rear Wheel Horsepower????

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When trying to figure 1/4 times, do you figure with RWHP or HP at the crank?
Flywheel horsepower.

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Vehicle weight and WHP will give you the most accurate quarter mile estimates. Performance calculations using crank HP will only be as accurate as your driveline loss estimates.

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