Damani's Blog

The first week of December

6 Dec , 2015  


It’s been an amazing first week in December. I think it has been one of my busiest and I wasn’t even racing! From an interview in the Telegraph to supporting Team HARD by speaking to scholarship candidates on their first day and more homework than I’ve ever had all in one week. I thought I […]

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As seen on Channel 4 & Motors TV

30 Sep , 2015   Video

This is an interview that was shown on Motors TV and Channel 4 as part of the Volkswagen Racing Cup coverage. I’ve added in a driving clip so that you can see some of my driving too. I shared this because I thought it would be a good way for you to get to know me […]

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Tatler Magazine – Dream Teens

28 Sep , 2015  


In the November issue of Tatler magazine, on shelves from Thursday 1st October, I was featured as one of several inspirational teenagers… …one of the hottest new racing drivers in the country. This was my first fashion shoot. It was an awesome day, I met some great people and the feature looked even more stunning that I expected. […]

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Performance VW Magazine Interview

12 Aug , 2015  


Performance VW Magazine interviewed me about my season so far with Team HARD in the Volkswagen Racing Cup. “What were you doing at 16 years old? If you were anything like us here at PVW you were most likely zooming about on mopeds or mountain bikes… Some people, though, well, they’re putting in work. One […]

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Karting Magazine: Karts to Cars

15 May , 2015  


Karting magazine asked me to say what it’s like moving from karts to racing cars in the Volkswagen Racing Cup. They picked out the parts they thought readers would like to know about and published it in this one-page story. “It was a lot of work! On the weekends I wasn’t racing, I went to […]

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Daily Star on Sunday: Damani inspired by Lewis

26 Apr , 2015  


The Daily Star on Sunday interviewed me and came to my school to take photos. We talked about a lot of things but the main thing that stood out for them was how I was inspired by Lewis Hamilton. This is a great piece of coverage! I would not say “I’ll be the new Lew” […]

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Official Lewis Hamilton – Team LH Feature

30 Nov , 2014  


Lewis Hamilton’s management company (at the time) contacted me and asked if I would provide them with some footage for their Team LH series. This short clip was filmed by @ChrisMcCarthy32 and his team and was edited by Lewis Hamilton’s TeamLH team. View it now on Instagram.   Meet Damani Marcano – a talented young #TeamLH driver […]

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My First Interview: Ultimate RCE Launch

30 May , 2014   Video

I was a guest at the official launch of the Ultimate Race Car Experience, a race car simulator centre in Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK. I volunteered my time on Saturday 17th of May 2014, instead of practicing with my racing team, to help promote the event in support of the Salisbury District Hospital Charity, Stars Appeal […]