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Challenges ahead after Silverstone crash

19 Jun , 2016  

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UP-AND-COMING TEEN RACING DRIVER STRIVES TO RAISE CASH AFTER SILVERSTONE CRASH North London A-Level student and Hertfordshire racing driver Damani Marcano, recently competed in severe weather conditions in the VW Racing Cup at Silverstone (12th June 2016) – home of the British Grand Prix.  The 17 year old’s first race of the day, in torrential rain […]

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“You’re not rich enough to ever become a pro racing driver!”

12 Apr , 2016  

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BECOMING A TEEN RACING DRIVER AGAINST ALL ODDS “An inspiration to any kids told to lower their expectations in life” – Terence Dove Rising motorsport star Damani Marcano, had one dream from the age of 14 – to be a professional racing driver. Many adults told him to “be realistic” as if he was just […]

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Guest of Team HARD at BTCC Season Opener

1 Apr , 2016  

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MEDIA ALERT Team-HARD. Racing sensation Damani Marcano (17) will be at the British Touring Car Championships season opener at Brands Hatch on Sunday 3rd April 2016.  With the talent and rate of progression Damani has shown in the BTCC feeder series, the Volkswagen Racing Cup, he is tipped to be among those racing at this […]

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Oulton Park Preview

25 Mar , 2016  

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MEDIA ALERT The 2016 Volkswagen racing season kicks off this weekend with the MaximumGroup.net VAG Trophy at Oulton Park and Damani Marcano is returning for his second year racing cars.  Damani’s career in cars began in 2015, when he was just 16yrs old.  His first race in his VW Golf GTI R Cup Car last […]

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“You’re not rich, you’ll never race cars”

8 Mar , 2016   Video

When I told people in kart racing that I wanted to be a professional racing driver, people (who will remain nameless) would say things like… “You’re not rich, you need money to get anywhere in motorsport. You’re not going to be a professional racing driver.” I didn’t listen. There was no way I’d have the […]

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Marcano bags major sponsor

8 Jan , 2016  

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MEDIA INFORMATION The Clever Baggers become “Title Sponsor” of teenage racing protégé Damani Marcano At 16 years old Damani Marcano was the youngest driver to have ever completed a full season of the Milltek Sport Volkswagen Racing Cup. Now, having just turned 17, Damani is teaming up once again with The Clever Baggers as he […]

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Merry Christmas Everyone!!

25 Dec , 2015   Video

Merry Christmas and thank you all for the most amazing year! A special thank you to Tony Gilham & Team HARD. Racing, Team HARD VIP, RiverGlide, The Clever Baggers, Boss Dog Graphics, Pro-Sim, Integra Sports Partners, PUMA motorsport, King Apparel and all the brands that have joined with me this year. A huge thank you to everyone who […]

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Damani teams up with streetwear brand King Apparel

21 Dec , 2015  

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MEDIA INFORMATION 16-year-old Damani Marcano, the youngest racing driver in the 2015 Milltek Sport Volkswagen Racing Cup, has teamed up with British streetwear brand King Apparel for 2016. King Apparel will supply Damani with their uniquely sophisticated streetwear starting with their 2015 autumn-winter (AW15) collection. The partnership sees Damani follow in the footsteps of film […]

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2016 Return to the Volkswagen Racing Cup

14 Dec , 2015  

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16 year old racing driver Damani Marcano will be returning to the Milltek Sport Volkswagen Racing Cup in 2016 for his second season since making the move into cars in early 2015. Damani is entering his second year in a multi-year developmental programme with Team-HARD. Racing where he will work to further hone his race craft […]

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Finalist in Haringey Awards

3 Dec , 2015  

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− 16 yr old racing driver recognised for achievements in sport − Team HARD racing driver, Damani Marcano is a finalist in the Haringey Outstanding For All Awards, Achievement in Sports or Physical Activity category. The awards are the London borough’s way of recognising local talent and accomplishments and it’s a huge honour for Damani […]

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