It comes after Formula 1 made the "halo" head protection device mandatory last year.
The young Kiwi driver says he knows there's pressure to perform in the junior F1 programme, but he's ready.
The 17-year old was in serious demand from a number of teams, before signing with Red Bull.
The Kiwi replaces ex-Formula 1 champion Jensen Button for the next two races.
The Kiwi driver is one of four selected by Ferrari to be part of their support crew.
The Kiwi driver said the heat on Mount Panorama was brutal.
Laurie Webster was the only racer on the track at the time of his crash.
Hartley says Monacco - the 6th race of the year - was where it all started.
Schumacher's father won five of his seven Formula One championships with Ferrari.
Liam Lawson, Marcus Armstrong and Brendon Leitch will compete in this weekend's racing event in Cromwell.
The 18-year old finished fifth in F3 last season.
The Kiwi takes up four spots on GPblog.com's list of the worst accidents of the year.
Hartley is relaxed about 2019, having lost his F1 seat.
The Kiwi driver was dropped by Italian team Toro Rosso at the end last season.
It is rumoured he could be part of Porsche's entry in Formula E.
"Despite a challenging 2018 Supercars season, we think highly of Richie and wish him well."
The Kiwi hasn't given up on racing in motorsport's premier format again.
The Kiwi driver admitted on social media he was left "feeling I have unfinished business in F1".
"We will miss him and wish him all the best for the future."
Motorsport journalist Bob McMurray says that the Kiwi still has a future in racing.
It comes after a difficult 2018 for Hartley in which he earned just four points in the F1 Driver’s Championship.
The two Kiwis were neck and neck for the Supercars title this season.
The Kiwi driver won his first ever title in Newcastle yesterday.
"It's just my stupidity," when asked why.
After losing last year's title in the final race, the Kiwi driver said it made this year's win that much more special.
Ford driver finished second in Newcastle to secure title ahead of compatriot Shane van Gisbergen.
For van Gisbergen to claim title, he needs to win and McLaughlin needs to finish outside the top six.
The Kiwi blew a first series title in the final event of the season.
Sophia Floersch suffered a fractured spine in Macau yesterday.
The 17-year-old is having surgery on a fractured spine after flying off track.
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Greg Reid from the SPCA says tradespeople working in people’s homes can often be their eyes and ears on the ground.
Reremai Cameron, a student studying social work, says she feels disappointed following what she calls discrimination.
Without question, it is the right thing to do, but it has long been deemed to be the fastest means of committing political suicide, our columnist says.
Metservice say Cyclone Oma will affect New Zealand's weather system.
There have been many incidents of kids being chased in New Lynn.