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HORSE. Until a horse has attained the age of four years, he is called a colt. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 416. This word is sometimes used as a generic name for all animals of the horse kind. 3 Brev. 9. Vide Colt; Gender; and Yelv. 67, a.

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Of greatest interest is a large boost in horsepower, from 190 to 222.
For heavy service on large gates and risers, high pressures are applied; hot-pressed wheels are strongly recommended over cold-pressed wheels, provided the horsepower is adequate to utilize one.
Data on low voltage and medium voltage direct current integral horsepower motors market, both in revenues and unit shipments for the leading countries of the world for the time period 2005-2020.
1 liter, although the V-8 still produces an ample 266 horsepower.
Veteran's Administration, Manpower to Horsepower is an accredited program offered by Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in North Carolina, and offers a certificate program in Motorsports Management Technology for military veterans with physical disabilities.
The analysts forecast the Global Integral Horsepower Motors market to grow at a CAGR of 7.
General manager Ford Commercial Vehicle Sales and Marketing, John Ruppert, said : "While other medium-duty truck manufacturers restrict top horsepower and torque ratings to certain applications, such as emergency services, the all-new F-650/F-750 will arrive with no vocational restrictions.
The installation at ETP's Godley Processing Plant marks the second installment of Dual Drive compressors, bringing the total number of Dual Drives at the facility to 10, with a total of 25,750 horsepower of Dual Drive compression.
6-liter V-6 with direct gasoline injection that can produce 304 horsepower.
Paluch recalls that they had achieved the number during the development of the engine, but then something happened: the way that SAE calculates horsepower was changed.
With this design, the A:S ratio could be increased by over 300%, while reducing horsepower by over 50% and eliminating the use of compressed air.
The heart of the matter is a 76 horsepower gasoline engine coupled to a 67-horsepower electric motor, connecting to the road through a fuel-sipping continuously variable transmission (CVT).