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For information about previous W2, W8 and WX-3 Vectors, go to vectorsupercars.com

 
 



*WX8 is currently in development. Appearance and specs. may change in the final version.


 
     
 

Books : (Vector W2 appearance only)

          ENGLISH

  • Super Sportscars, Clive Prew (pp 48-55), Arlington Press 1991
  • Classic Dream Cars, (pp 118-123), Magna Books 1988
  • Elite Cars, the fastest and finest, (pp 14-21), Haynes Publishing 1988
  • Dream Cars, Ian Kuah (pp 216-223), Orbis Book Publishing 1986
     

    GERMAN
     
      100 Jahre Auto, Traumwagen der Welt,
           Helena Zaugg/Sam Brown (pp 1,2+92-93 ), BEA+Poly Verlags AG 1984



Automobile Magazines:

USA :

    MOTOR TREND
April 1972 (pp     )
              "Motor Show 72",

CAR and DRIVER

 
  • Dec 1980 (pp 36-40)
                  "essence of omnipotence", Larry Griffin
  • May 1991 (pp 62-67)
          "VECTOR   W8 Twin Turbo- A wonder or a great pretender ?", Csaba Csere
  • Oct 1995 (pp 111-121)
                  "Jerry Wiegert´s Appocalypse", Paul Dean
Exotic and Sports Car
  • Vol2. No.1 (spring 1985)  (pp 20-27)
           "Vector W2 Twin Turbo", Bruce E. Bastian
SUPERAUTO illustrated
  • Vol1. No.2 (Sep 1985)  (pp 6-13)
                    "Vector W2 Twin Turbo",  n.a.

     

Road & Track

  • March 1990 (pp 50-55)
                         "The Vector prototype", John Dinkel
  • June 1990 (p10) letter
  • Exotic Cars Quarterly 1990, Vol.1/#1 (pp 14-21)
                         "Vector W2", John Dinkel
  • March 1991 (9 pages)
                         "Vector W8 Twin Turbo", Douglas Kott
  • Exotic Cars Quarterly 1991, Vol.2/#2 (pp 40-49)
                         "Vector W8" + "a peek inside the Vector", Douglas Kott
  • January 1992 (pp28-29) "New VECTOR W8A" , Mark Stehrenberger
  • March  1992 (p 45)
                         "first glimpse: Vector´s sensational A-WX 3"
  • August 1992 (pp 52-61)
                         "Vector, Vette, Viper", Douglas Kott
  • August 1993 (p 54)
                         "Vector Avtech WX3 Prototype", Jim Miller
Collectible Automobile
  • August 1998 (pp 56-67)
                         "Bumpy Road for the All-American ,
                          The Story of the Vector", Sam Fiorani
Automobile Magazine
  • June 1990  cover (pp 78-82)
                         " VECTOR", Jamie Kitman
World Sports Cars
  • May/June 1991 (pp 66-69)
                          "Vector W8", Nat Barnes
CAR STYLING 
  • July 1992 (#89) (pp 61-67)
                         "Vector AVTECH WX3", John Dinkel
DuPontRegistry
  • July 1990 (p 45): Vector Aeromotive advert
  • August 1990 : cover with title story
  • January 1992 (pp 72,100) : Vector #010 for sale
  • October 1996 cover (plus pp 46-50)  
     


    Autoweek
    • March23, 1987(pp16-22+34-35)
           "The Great Vector Myth", Dutch Mandel

       
    • Jan15, 1990 (p22)
       
    High Performance Cars

       
    • March/April 1986  (p.42-45, 56-59)
       

      PLUS:

    •  The Daily Breeze: Sunday, March19,1989:(pp E1-E2) "DRIVEN TO THE MAX", Michael Lev
    • EVERYBODY SELLS: May1990,(pp 44-47) "The Big Sell", Frank Sommerfeld
    • PRESS TELEGRAM/Business Monday: Jan8,1990 (ppC1,C3) "Supercar taking shape in Wilmington", George Cunningham
    • Wall Street Journal: Th, Feb15,1990: "Would You Expect 475 Horses To Sell for Peanuts?" (pp1,A6), Carrie Dolan
       

      U.K. :

      CAR
      • June 1981 (pp 68-73)
                          "Strike Force Vector", Mel Nichols
      Fast Lane
      • August 1986 (pp 60-63)
                         "California Dreaming", n.a.
      TOPWHEELS (=F:Auto Chromes =D: Auto Kraft)
      • October 1987 (pp 41-63)
                  "Ferrari Testarossa/Vector/Lamborghini Countach", Andy Willsheer/D ieter Kowalski
      Performance Car
      • May 1991 (pp 48-55)
                        "The American Dream comes true", Douglas Kott (W8)
      • Sep 1992 (pp 74-79)
                           "Impossible Mission", Dave Calderwood  (WX3)
      Topgear
      • August 1998 (pp 148-149)
                           "Star spangled banger", Jeremy Clarkson 
      D:
      auto zeitung
      • 5/1980 (pp 12-13); "Ein Traum mit 600 PS", n.a
         
      auto motor und sport
      • 13/1979 (p 48); "Neuer Sportwagen aus USA"
      • 1/1980 (p 17); "Der weisse Hai", Wallace Wyss
      • Motor Revue 1981/82 (pp 50-51); "Dream Car", Goetz Leyrer
         
      sport auto
      • 11/1981 (pp 12-13); "Kraftausdruck", fez
      • 11/1989 (pp 3-11); "American Steam", Klaus Rosshuber
      • 4/1996 (pp 28-31); "American Gigolo", Claus Muehlberger
         
      sport fahrer
      • 11/1981 (pp 76-77); "Ueberladen", Harald Pruessmann
         
      rallye racing
      • 11/1981 (pp 96-97);
        Schall und Rauch", Peter Felske
      • 12/1983 (pp 42-45); "Ausflug in die Sternenwelt", Bernhardt Schmidt
      Chrom und Flammen
      • October 1982 (pp 54-69), n.a.
      • January 1987 (6 pages), Andre van Caesbroeck
         
      auto kraft (= UK: TOPWHEELS= NL: AUTOKracht= F: AUTO Chromes)
      • July/August 1986 (pp 72-79)
                             "Vector W2- Born in the USA!", P.P.A.
      auto welt
      • 2/1983 (pp 96-98)
                              "Vector CD, Technique d'Avantgarde"
      • 2/1991 (pp 28-35)
                              "Super Sportwagen-Wie schnell sind sie wirklich ?", Paul Frère
      • + several issues since 1980; (detailed listing will follow)
         
      Auto BILD
      • 35/1990 (pp 32-38)
                       "Ungeheuer- 600 PS, 322 km/h", Juergen von Gosen
      • 2/96 (p 8); report on Detroit Auto Show
         
      DRIVER
      • 3/1990 (pp 6-17)
                       "Super Match" (Testarossa,Vector, Countach), Andy Willsheer
       eurotuner magazin
      • 1/1991 (pp 8-13)
                       "Science Fiction oder Realitaet ?"
      AUTO Technik Faszination


      • 2/91 (pp26-29)
          "Californian Dream", Andreas Conradt
      PENTHOUSE
      • ????/???? (pp 108-110)
                        "Ein Tier von einem Auto", Peter Ruch
      WELT am Sonntag
      • April 6, 1997 (p  ?  + p45)
      "Das Sportwagenprojekt Vector steht einmal mehr vor dem Aus", Peter Ruch 
       

      Option AUTO

       
    • #49, (1992 ?); (pp.34-39)
        "Vector : la contre-attaque",  Raphael Walter

     

    l´AUTOMOBILE  MAGAZINE

     
    • No.556, Oct 1992; (pp. 96-100)
        "Un jet ´a quatre roues", S.Meunier

    • B:
      • AUTORAMA Vol.1,1988, (pp 12-27), S.C. WIPA 1988


      CH:
      auto exclusiv


      • 11/1984 ; (pp42-43)
          "Ready for take off", Johann Stegny
      auto illustrierte
      • June 1991; (pp 90-96)
                           "Mad Max", Stefan Luescher
      • April 1996; (pp 88-90)
                           "Stars and Stripes", Claus Muehlberger
      Automobil Revue
      • ?/1990: "Vector Supercoupe kommt auf den Markt", GL.

      A:
       OVERDRIVE
      • January 1984; (pp 14-18)
                           "In 3.5 Sek. auf 100, Wir fuhren den Vector", Bernd Zimmermann

      S: (Swedish)
      • (several)
      • (ams)
      • (more) 

      tv/video    (please do also refer to our VECTOR video site)
       

      the VECTOR also appeared in the following movies and tv-commercials :

      Movies/TV appearances:

      • Remington Steele (episode 1, "License to Steele")
      • The Rising Sun (1993)
      • The Rare, Racy, & Beautiful Video Series
      Commercials:
      • Brigdgestone tires: WX 3 is towed by a F15 Jet    (who can help me get a copy?)
      • CHEVRON : (click here)
      • WINSTON's cigarettes  (reference)                     
      • VECTOR Aeromotive: there were at least two promotional videos produced by VECTOR     

 

 

 
 
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The WX8 is currently in development therefore the current information/specifications should not be considered final.