# How fast is a 300 hp 3000 lbs car 1/4 mile times?

## How fast is a 300 hp 3000 lbs car 1/4 mile times?

That is to say, if your vehicle weighs 3,000 pounds and has 300 horsepower, then starting at zero miles per hour, it should take 12.46 seconds to travel the ΒΌ mile and its top speed (called “trap speed”) will be 108.61 mph at the end of the quarter mile.

**How do you convert torque to horsepower?**

The equation to calculate horsepower is simple: Horsepower = Torque x RPM / 5,252.

### How much torque does 1 HP have?

The 1800 RPM, 1HP motor produces 3 ft. lbs of torque at 1800 RPM. The 3600 RPM, 1HP motor produces 1.5 ft.

**What is the formula for horsepower and torque?**

Mathematically, horsepower equals torque multiplied by rpm. H = T x rpm/5252, where H is horsepower, T is pound-feet, rpm is how fast the engine is spinning, and 5252 is a constant that makes the units jibe. So, to make more power an engine needs to generate more torque, operate at higher rpm, or both.

#### How many mph is a 9 second quarter-mile?

153 mph

The car managed to set a quarter-mile time of 9.01 seconds at 153 mph during testing at Virginia Motorsports Park, making it the quickest C8 in the world in the quarter-mile.

**Is a 11 second quarter-mile fast?**

A fast quarter-mile run time for a production car is roughly under 11 seconds.

## Is 400 ft lbs of torque a lot?

Having 400 pounds of torque down low means you have more horsepower down low. Having 400 pounds of torque up high means you have even more horsepower then you had down low.

**How many ft lbs is 1 HP?**

When James Watt created the unit of horsepower, he set it equal to 550 foot-pounds per second.

### What is the torque of 0.5 hp motor?

Standard Designs Of Torque Motors (Motors for winding) Available From Mark Elektriks

SR.NO. | KW/HP | LOCKED ROTOR TORQUE 415 VOLTS |
---|---|---|

3 | 0.37/0.5 | 0.25 KG-M |

4 | 0.75/1.0 | 0.5 KG-M |

5 | 0.75/1.0 | 0.9 KG-M |

6 | 1.1/1.5 | 0.75 KG-M |

**Is it better to have more torque or horsepower?**

So, which is better for you and your racing dreams? Well, if you just want to go fast and hit 140 mph, then horsepower would be more effective for you. However, if you want a strong car that can pull boulders and take off quickly, a high torque might be more important to you. In short, torque makes your vehicle quick.

#### What is the relationship between torque and horsepower?

Horsepower (HP)

**Which is better hp or torque?**

The fundamentals. So to start with I naturally consulted Google.

## How to convert torque to horsepower?

– Where T is the torque (pound-feet) – HP is the horsepower – RPM is the rotations per minute

**How do you calculate vehicle torque?**

engine torque