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How many cv in 1 hp?
The answer is 1.01427772651.

We assume you are converting between **cheval vapeur** and **horsepower [electric]**.

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The SI derived unit for **power** is the watt.

1 watt is equal to 0.0013596216173 cv, or 0.00134048257373 hp.

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The electrical horsepower is used by the electrical industry for electrical machines and is defined to be exactly 746 W (at 100% efficiency).

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