Rodrigo Terpins stands out as one of the prolific rally drivers in Brazil. He takes after his father Joe Terpins who is a legendary basketballer of the 60s and 70s. In 1991 Joe served as the sports director for president of the Hebrew. His passion inspired his two sons, Michel and Rodrigo to find a niche in the sports world. They chose to go with the wheels. With the support of their father, the duo have done wonders in the racing industry.
Rodrigo Terpins and his brother are the founders of Bull Sertoes Rally Team. They have competed in over five Sertoes rallies. They require dedication, skill, determination and an excellent vehicle. It also attracts some of the best rally drivers in Brazil. Their favorite car for the races is the T-Rex produced by MEM Motorsport.
Sertoes 22nd Edition
The latest major competition for Rodrigo was the 22nd edition of the Sertoes rally. The 2600 kilometer race was the biggest rally event in the country. It had seven stages and covered two states. Rodrigo and his partner FabricioBianchini finished 8th beating 30 other competitors.
Rodrigo Terpins pointed out that his performance in the event was better than he had anticipated. They faced numerous challenges in the race. Their car veered off the tracks twice due to malfunctioning. His brother Michel unfortunately, did not complete the race as his vehicle overturned. Rodrigo continues to advise rally enthusiasts to service their cars before the races.
Rodrigo Terpins takes part in others racing competitions besides the Sertoes. He has participated in many championships and cross-country races in the country. In 2011, he raced in the Mitsubishi cup champion. Rodrigo earned an aggregate 204 points to become second in the L200 Tritons RH handicap category with his copilot KaiqueBentivoglio. He has also competed and won the T1 Prototype competitions.
On top of his passion for the wheels, Rodrigo Terpins is a professional manager and leader. He serves as the senior director of T5 Partipacoes. It has organized some of the biggest competition in the country due to his exceptional leadership. Rodrigo holds a degree in corporate governance and management. Follow him on his Facebook page