News & Press Releases

16 year old’s imminent first drive in 150mph VW Race Car

26 Jan , 2015  

Damani Featured Image Team HARD

MEDIA INFORMATION   Teenage race car driver, Damani Marcano, approaches first test-drive in VW Golf GTiR – Damani signed to Team HARD driver development programme – 16 year old racing car driver Damani Marcano is approaching his first test-day at Brands Hatch, driving a Volkswagen Racing Cup specification Golf GTiR with Team HARD.  After only […]

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Crowd Funding & Financial Barriers

1 Jan , 2015  


Motorsport doesn’t work the way a lot of people seem to think. You see the news stories about drivers being signed to teams and think “wow, that person is a professional racing driver”! Most racing drivers who get any money get it from family at first and commercial sponsors will come many years later! Most of […]

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Signed to the Team HARD Young Driver Programme

30 Dec , 2014  

Damani Featured Image Team HARD

If you hadn’t heard the news, as of 1st of December 2014 I was signed to Team HARD’s Young Driver Programme for 2015 and beyond! I’ll be starting out in the VW Racing Cup in a Golf GTiR Cup Car. This is a massive step for me and I couldn’t be taking it without the support of […]


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2014 in 30 Seconds

30 Dec , 2014   Video

2014 has been an amazing year! I’ve had so many incredible experiences. In 2015 I start a new era racing for Team-HARD in the VW Racing Cup. I’ll be documenting my journey here, on DKMRacingTV. Please subscribe to my YouTube channel to take the journey with me. Includes footage, used with permission, courtesy of Pro-Active […]

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This got me noticed by Team HARD

20 Aug , 2014   Video

Tom Barley, former BTCC & VW Racing Cup Racing Driver, invited me to the American Speedfest at Brands Hatch. While I was there, I spoke with him about the cars he drove over the two day event, how he got started in racing and he gave some great advice on how a young racing driver can […]