Horsepower (Metric) Conversions

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1 Horsepower (Metric) =
0.9863201 Horsepower (Mechanical)
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Horsepower (Metric)

Metric horsepower is sometimes used to to measure the maximum power of a car's engine in Germany, Japan, and Italy.

It is equal to 735.49875 watts.

Horsepower (Mechanical)

Mechanical horsepower is commonly used to measure the maximum power of a car's engine in the United States or the UK. It is approximately equal to 746 watts.