Rodrigo Terpins has had a rally racing career stretching over a decade. Throughout, he has achieved impressive wins making it very hard for other drivers to reach his highly set standards.
He inspired his younger brother Michel Terpins to join rally driving. Michel Terpins, who now serves as the Chairman of Brazil Cross Country Championship, has learned well, and has now ironically become his brother’s serious contender.
Rodrigo Terpins hails from a background of sports, with his father Jack Terpins making headlines back in the day as a top basketball player. From a young age, Rodrigo has learnt about commitment and the hard work that accompanies victory. He knows he must maintain the expectations of his fans and his family to be nothing but the best.
He has participated in numerous championships all over Brazil as a rally driver. Consequently, he has built a good reputation as a member of the Sertoes rally team which they started with his brother Michel. Rodrigo paired up with his navigator Fabrico Bianchini, while competing in the 22nd edition of the Sertoes rally. Together, they raced for a distance of 2,600 Kilometers across Goias and Minas Gerais states, competing with over 200 other participants in certain designated races. The competing categories included Quadricycles, UTV’s, Cars, Motorcycles, and Trucks.
The two had an exemplary performance, securing third position in their category and eighth position overall. In his statement, Rodrigo mentioned that their performance was better than he expected, and praised his navigating partner for his superb capabilities, adding that their race car also did not let them down.
In the same rally competition, his Brother Michel performed just as good emerging fourth place in their category and thirteenth overall. Rodrigo acknowledged that he liked the simple nature of the competition.
Rodrigos has yielded a lot of affection and praise from his Brazilian fans. He regards his preference for quality and improved race cars as the reason behind his success. He has had nothing but praise for his mechanical team, which has built high performance vehicles, sometimes even on short notice. These cars exhibit minimal to no mechanical failures, leading to numerous victories. Follow his Facebook page to know more.