Craig Blake-Jones looks at the Vector Martini iRace program


One form of racing that tops everything in terms of shear exhilaration is offshore powerboats. If you’ve ever had the opportunity to get in a seriously fast boat on open water you’ll know what I mean. We once topped 100mph through Poole Harbour in a 45ft boat powered by two 1600hp engines and it was mind blowing. Vector powerboats do just that, with a pedigree that stretches back almost 30 years the Vector name is synonymous with offshore endurance racing. The craftsmanship and technology that goes into these