In his inaugural single-seater season he stormed to a brilliant seven podiums, including a victory. This performance enabled him to finish 2018 as the best-placed rookie in ADAC Formula 4.
He also got to grips with the Italian F4 championship, stamping his name in the rookie top three classification nine times. With an additional podium in Formula 4 UAE, Niklas headed into 2019 with strong credentials.
Building on his strong ADAC Formula 4 first year, Niklas is aiming for the top with Van Amersfoort Racing.