Enter the total thrust and the velocity of a vehicle into the calculator to determine the total equivalent horsepower.

## Thrust to Horsepower Formula

The following formula can be used to convert total thrust to total horsepower.

HP = T * V / 375

- Where HP is the horsepower
- T is the thrust in pound-force
- V is the velocity in miles per hour

## Thrust to Horsepower Definition

Converting a thrust to a horsepower involves multiplying the total pound-force of thrust by the velocity of the object.

## Thrust to Horsepower Example

How to convert thrust to horsepower?

**First, determine the total thrust.**Measure the total thrust in pounds of force.

**Next, determine the velocity.**Measure the velocity of the object in miles per hour.

**Finally, calculate the horsepower.**Calculate the horsepower using the equation above.

## FAQ

**What is horsepower?**

Horsepower is defined as a unit of power that is equal to 550 foot-pounds per second.