   # Kilowatts to US Horsepower

This calculator provides conversion of Kilowatts to US mechanical horsepower and backwards (US hp to Kilowatts).

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## Conversion Table

 Kilowatts to US mechanical Horsepower Conversion Table: kW to hp 1.0 = 1.341 2.0 = 2.682 3.0 = 4.023 4.0 = 5.364 5.0 = 6.705 6.0 = 8.046 7.0 = 9.387 8.0 = 10.728 9.0 = 12.069 Kilowatts to Horsepower 10 = 13.410 20 = 26.820 30 = 40.231 40 = 53.641 50 = 67.051 100 = 134.102 500 = 670.511 1000 = 1341.022 5000 = 6705.110
 US mechanical hp to kW Conversion Table: hp to kW 1.0 = 0.746 2.0 = 1.491 3.0 = 2.237 4.0 = 2.983 5.0 = 3.728 6.0 = 4.474 7.0 = 5.220 8.0 = 5.966 9.0 = 6.711 Horsepower to Kilowatts 10 = 7.457 20 = 14.914 30 = 22.371 40 = 29.828 50 = 37.285 100 = 74.570 500 = 372.850 1000 = 745.700 5000 = 3728.499

Mechanical Horsepower is used in the US and sometimes in the U.K. in automotive industry and defined as 1 hp = 33,000 ft·lbf/min = 0.74569987158 Kilowatts (kW). Please note that it's about 1.4% more than metric horsepower .US hp is used on domestic market, that means that American cars, SUVs and trucks sold outside of the United States can be marketed with metric specifications including metric horsepower.
This online calculator provides conversion of Kilowatts to US mechanical Horsepower and backwards American hp to kW.

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