Brazil has a large sporting calendar, and each seeks to draw from the large number of fans that turn up to support their teams or individuals that have caught their attention. In rallying its no different and teams that take part in the various events that are part of each year’s sports calendar hope to keep giving their fans a reason to continue supporting them. The various competitions that take place all over the country are meant to test the skills of individual drivers as well as those of there navigators. The most anticipated event, however, is the Sertoes rally. This has become a must-attend event, and the participants at various levels and categories can attest to the increased pressure from more passionate fans to perform. The Bull Sertoes Rally Team is one of this teams that faithfully takes part in almost all Sertoes rallies since the team’s inception. Michel Terpins and Rodrigo Terpins were brought together by a love for speed and excellence. The two had developed a passion for sports as a whole from their father who played basketball in the late seventies and early eighties. His sons had come to deeply appreciate what sports could do for a person as well as the community. For fans, it gave them an opportunity to have fun, bond with like-minded people as well as develop a sense of appreciation for the hard work it takes to achieve certain levels of success.
Michel Terpins has participated in numerous races but has stated that the Sertoes rally despite it being the most challenging it’s his best. He moved from cross country a sport that he joined in 2012 and quickly rose to become champion. This was despite the level of competition in a country of 200 million people. The level of success he achieved meant that the work was clearly cut out for him once he became a rally driver. He would prove that to him speed was a way of life. His performance in the first race that he took part in would turn doubters into believers that are today among his biggest fans.
Michel Terpins is a Brazilian sports driver who is best known for his regular participation in the Bull Sertoes Rally. The competition is one of the largest rallies in Brazil going over 3 000 km and a handful of areas.
In 2015, Michel Terpins started taking part in the Bull Sertoes Rally together with his older brother Rodrigo Terpins, and so they formed the Bull Sertoes Rally Team. The passion for sports and racing is in their blood as their father was also an athlete.
Michel Terpins drives a T-Rex and has participated in the Prototypes T1 category. The T-Rex has a V8 engine, and Michel Terins started using a T-Rex in 2002 as a motorcycle instead of a car. The car is a hi-tech car, and the model has been modernized and updated significantly. The car has been made more durable and intuitive.
Last time he finished in the seventh place. It was the 24 edition of the Brazilian Bull Sertoes Rally, and he took part in the race in a team with his brother. The race was a challenge, and that is what makes it the favorite track for Michel Terpins. He likes how the hash terrains prompt him to make different decisions and to rely more on his skills. It is the one race that shows a pilot how far they have gone with their abilities.
Later in 2018, it will be the 25 edition of the Bull Sertoes Rally and Rodrigo Terpins and Michel Terpins will be taking part in it again as a team. The map will be stretching over 3 000 km and going over a few areas just like every other year. Even though the previous Bull Sertoes Rally was half a year ago, Rodrigo Terpins and Michel Terpins are already looking forward to the 2018 edition of the off-road race.
Michel Terpins stated that he loves noticing the progression in his skills and car updates from year to year. The Bull Sertoes Rally is like a checkpoint for him in his career that he gets to achieve every year and step into a new period of evolving in his line of work.
Michel Terpins is a native Brazilian who is one of the top rally car drivers in South America. Born and raised in San Paulo, Brazil, Terpins has raced in competitively rallies in Brazil since 2002. His need for off-road speed began on the motorcycle as a youngster and he first competed in the motorcycle division of the Since 2002, Michel has teamed up with his co-driver, Maykel Justo to win numerous races and awards, making a podium finish a near given in every race they enter. The duo has quickly become on of the most well-known rally duos in South America.
Together, Michel and Maykel have won a number of prototype T1 races as member of the prestigious Bull Sertoes Rally Team. Michel is the pilot on his team and has become one of the best pilots in Brazilian Rally Racing, constantly improving on his craft. In 2015, Terpins and his T-Rex was the runner-up of the Cross Country Rally, an achievement that took him over a decade to achieve. The duo is poised to compete for the podium at the 25th Sertoes Rally, as they have improved each year they have competed, finished in the fifth position at the 24th Sertoes Rally.
Michel Terpins passion for racing has consumed his entire adult life, constantly learning and improving the technical nature of rally-style racing. With his T-Rex, Michel has won numerous stages, earning a spot in the Brazilian Championship of Cross Country Rally. Michel Terpins’ racing career has spanned over 15 years and he sees himself racing rally cars for the foreseeable future. Along with his brother, Maykel, they are poised to become all-time racing greats before their careers are over. Michel lives and breathes the sport that has made him one of the best known sports figures in Brazil and all of South America.