Calculated: How much horsepower does Santa's sleigh have? – Mike's Mechanics
Spoiler alert: a lot
Being a petrolhead at Christmas time can be tough – your family is forcing you to partake in the festivities and you’ve heard Mariah Carey on the radio one too many times for your liking. Well we’ve managed to mix Christmas with a bit of automotive engineering, answering a question that you’ve definitely never asked.
Our engineering nerd Mike Fernie has been sitting with his calculator and a notebook for many nights to figure out the answer to this pressing Christmas matter – how much horsepower does Santa’s sleigh need to take-off?
Spoiler alert – a lot.