Kilowatt Conversions

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1 Kilowatt =
1.341022 Horsepower (Mechanical)
(rounded to 6 decimal places)

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Kilowatts

A kilowatt is 1,000 watts.

Usain Bolt's maximum power output while sprinting was about 2.6 kilowatts.

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.