Acceleration: BMW I8: 6 09 M Sec2

Acceleration is the derivative of velocity, and the 2nd derivative of distance. Use this calculator to calculate speed after a certain time of constant acceleration. E.g. after 5 seconds of falling (1g), the velocity is +- 50m/s.

Acceleration conversion

= 6.09 m/sec²
= 6.66 yard/sec²
= 609 Gal (Galileo)= 0.62101 g (earth gravity)

Acceleration x time = speed

  • After 4.56 seconds at this acceleration, the speed is 100km/h, the distance is 63.4 meter
  • After 4.4 seconds at this acceleration, the speed is 60mph
  • After 1 seconds (1 sec) at this acceleration, the speed is 6.09 m/s (21.92 km/h)
  • After 5 seconds at this acceleration, the speed is 30.45 m/s (109.62 km/h)
  • Compare

    Compare 6.09 m/sec² to speed standards from:

    Nissan Leaf: 3.01 m/sec² BMW i3: 3.67 m/sec² Jaguar I-PACE: 5.96 m/sec² BMW i8: 6.09 m/sec² Audi R8 Spyder: 7.72 m/sec² Mercedes AMG GT-R: 7.72 m/sec² Tesla X P100D: 9.57 m/sec² Nissan GT-R: 9.93 m/sec² Tesla S P100D: 11.17 m/sec² Bugatti Veyron 16.4 GSV: 11.17 m/sec²


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