Third within the Junior Support race of the 2013 Southern 100, regularly in contention for Belgian Twin Trophy Championship honours, German roads stalwart Niklas Pfeiffer who runs the highly successful NK Motors Racing team, is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.
Twice a top 30 finisher at the Manx Grand Prix, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:
Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?
“My favourite national road race is by far Armoy, and over here on the continent, Horice, Czech Republic.”
Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?
“For me the Super Twins I build are the best bikes, because I get the results off my work to see and enjoy the power / weight ratio.”
Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?
“Competing on the roads for me is being part of a very special family, and this includes all from riders, family, officials, marshals medic staff and fans which is an honour to be part of.”
Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?
“Ulster Grand Prix”
Q5: Most Respected Rival?
“Shaun Anderson is for me the very best privateer rider and a good man to race with.”
Q6: Best roads moment thus far?
“My personal best moment in Road Racing was all in 2013 after a very dark time in my live, I finished on the podium at Horice in the Super Twin race and also in Supertwin B race at the Southern 100, Isle of Man.”
Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?
“There is only one place I would like to see a Road Race held which is Nürburgring Nordschleife in Germany.”
Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?
“My road race heroes are Michael Dunlop and Bruce Anstey.”
Q9: Supersport or Superbike?
“I prefer the Supersport and Super Twins machines.”
Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?
Words by Stevie Rial