Michel Terpins Achieves in the Sertões Rally

Michel Terpins is very passionate in his work. With his teammate in the Bull Sertões Rally called Maykel Justo, they managed to finish one of the most important sections of Sertões Rally. The Sertões Rally of the 25th edition is divided into different stages. Any stage you finish is a great achievement. For instance, Michel and Maykel were the leaders of the Prototypes T1. They are rated the best in the Best 5 and 4th in the entire rally. Their total racing time is 11:45m23s which are said to be the best in two of the three stages they race goes.

During their fourth day in the race, their car developed some problems. This called for tactics in how to solve it. Michel and his partner decided to finish the stage in style. With their long experience in the race, they knew that they were the best in that. The number of participants that Michel had been in the contest gave him that knowledge of knowing what to do at a particular stage. For instance, Michel Terpins has been a champion in the motorcycle Rally dos Sertões. From there, he joined the rally industry. In this category, he has achieved much and scored highly in the Brazilian Cross Rally Championship Country.

Out of 280 participants and more 160 cars, Michel Terpins and his co-driver happed to take the lead in this race which was held in Midwest. The race was expected to cover 3,300.06km and pass through Goiás, Mato Grosso do Sul and Mato Grosso. This was one of the biggest and highly attended races which involved even abroad participants.

Michel Terpins developed his passion in when he visited his brother. They joined hands to form Bull Sertões Rally Team which also included Rodrigo Terpins. These two people are experienced drivers who have participated in the race for many years. They are recognized for their participation in the Sertões Rally and the most famous Brazilian Cross Country Rally Championship. The good thing with this team is that it has several sponsors who fund them in all form. Some of the sponsors include 100% Eventos and Bull Sertões.

Michel Terpin: Passionate About Rally Driving

In rally driving, one quality is the most revered – speed. Consequently, it is quite uncommon for individuals for to dominate the sporty for prolonged periods of time as there are always newer, faster drivers coming into the sport. One individual, however, Michel Terpin, defies this trend. The Brazilian rally driver has won close to every race he has taken part in and even at the age of 40 does not look to be slowing down anytime soon.

Michel Terpin was born to a sports-loving family in Sao Paulo in 1979. From a young age, and spurred on by his older brother Rodrigo, he developed a strong passion for speed. Under the patient care of their father, Jack Terpin who was himself a successful basket player, Michel, and his brother transitioned into professional rally drivers in their adulthood.

While he is an accomplished car rally driver today, Michel Terpin’s start was actually in the motorcycle category. During the 2002 edition of the prestigious Sertoes Rally, he debuted among the motorcycle riders. While he did not feature on the podium, his performance told of a long and prosperous career ahead. Soon after, however, he decided to make the change to car rallies as a navigator for his brother, Rodrigo. Together, the two are part of the Bull Sertoes rally team and have for the last few years been driving a T-Rex developed by MEM motorsport.

Together with his brother, Michel Terpin has come across great success in the recent editions of the annually-held Sertoes rally. The two finished in the fifth overall position during the 24th edition and in fact came in first for the second stage. In the eyes of many, they among the favorites to win the 25th edition of the rally, which this year covers approximately 3,300 km of off-road terrain.