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Introducing The Launch BHP Calculator

Posted on Monday 17th of February 2014

When selling a car; or rather when a car is being sold to you, the word ‘horsepower’ is often banded about. As the name suggests horsepower is, technically speaking, the amount of hypothetical horses that the engine is capable of replicating the power of. This may seem a little obtuse and extremely inaccurate, but the term came about during the advent of the steam train; and was used as a way to illustrate the number of horses (which the trains were replacing) that was equal to...Read More