kW to HP Conversion Calculator [kW to HP]

kW to HP conversion calculator can be used to convert the know kilowatts to Horsepower. Enter the value in kW and obtain equivalent power in Horsepowers.

Basic Formula for kW to HP Conversion

1 kW = 1.34102 HPkw-hp-conversion-formula

What is kW

kW or kilowatt equals 1000 watts of electric power.

watt itself is SI unit of electric power which equals one joule per second

Mathematically

1 watt = 1 joule/1 second

What is HP

The term horsepower was adopted by James watt who compares the output of steam engines with the power of horses.

One mechanical horsepower lifts 550 pounds (250 kg) by 1 foot in 1 second

kW to HP Examples Chart

Given below are some examples on kW to HP Conversion

Example 1: Convert 5 kW to HP

Solution: 5 kW = (5 * 1.34102) HP = 6.7051

Example 2: Convert 10 kW to HP

Solution: 10 kW = (10 * 1.34102) HP = 13.4102

The Chart below displays some common values of kW to HP conversions:

kW HP
1 1.341022
2 2.682044
3 4.023066
4 5.364087
5 6.705109
6 8.046131
7 9.387153
8 10.72817
9 12.0692
10 13.41022
11 14.75124
12 16.09226
13 17.43328
14 18.77431
15 20.11533
16 21.45635
17 22.79737
18 24.13839
19 25.47942
20 26.82044
21 28.16146
22 29.50248
23 30.8435
24 32.18452
25 33.52555
26 34.86657
27 36.20759
28 37.54861
29 38.88963
30 40.23066
31 41.57168
32 42.9127
33 44.25372
34 45.59474
35 46.93577
36 48.27679
37 49.61781
38 50.95883
39 52.29985
40 53.64087
41 54.9819
42 56.32292
43 57.66394
44 59.00496
45 60.34598
46 61.68701
47 63.02803
48 64.36905
49 65.71007
50 67.05109
60 80.46131
70 93.87153
80 107.2817
90 120.692
100 134.1022
200 268.2044
300 402.3066
400 536.4087
500 670.5109
600 804.6131
700 938.7153
800 1072.817
900 1206.92
1000 1341.022
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