1 definition by nottinbettah2du

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whp
1. Wheel horsepower
The power of a vehicle's engine mesured ''at the wheel'', instead of ''at the crank'', so, after drivetrain losses are applied.
Mesured by a dyno.
What should be considered as the ''real'' power of a car.

2. Wish horsepower
Take on the acronym to describe a purely cosmetic modification on a car.
A. Wheel
My engine make 106hp, at the wheel there is 89hp, so i have 89whp.

B. Wish
- Check those stickers on my bumper and my fat exhaust !
- Yeah, sure, that must give you at least 15 whp...
by nottinbettah2du November 05, 2011

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