Bio: He made a regular Marvel comics appearance in Secret Avengers #21.1, where he fought Captain America and Hawkeye.
Notes: This Whiplash version is based on the version that appeared in the Iron Man 2 movie. There was also a character named Anton Vanko that worked for Tony Stark in the Limited Series "Enter the Mandarin". It's possible that these two are one and the same.
TPB vol. 05 - 'Secret Avengers by Rick Remender Vol. 01' #21.1 - 'Red Light Nation' #29 - 'A Council Of Masters' #30 - 'Something Wicked This Way Comes' #31 - 'Into The Void' #32 - 'To Hold Back A Black Hole'