The 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe model ZL-1 was said to produce 500 hp (1 hp = 746 W). Assuming that 16% of this is available to change the car’s kinetic energy, how much time is required to go from a standstill to 60 mph (1 mph = 0.447 m/s), given that its mass is 1410 kg?
[A] 1.36 s
[B] 5.3 s
[C] 6.8 s
[D] 8.5 s
[E] none of these
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