Michael Terpins’ Passion and Victory as a Rally Driver

Michael Terpins is a Sao Paulo, Brazil resident. With 40 years of experience, he has been focused on his team’s victory. Michael Terpins has been a member of the Bull Sertoes Rally Team. The two brothers, Rodrigo and Michael Terpins, formed the duo team because of their passion for rally. At 40, Michael was much anticipating to the next rally after he had participated in the second set of Sertoes Rally. The 25th edition of Sertoes rally that kicked off in Goiania made a huge difference to his rally victory. Since the Rally began, Michael Terpins and his brother Rodrigo Terpins had won four stages.

Michael Terpins had also won the second stage of the 24th edition of the Sertoes Rally. Together with his partner Justo, they emerged fifth in the overall standing. According to him, the stage was difficult and if not for his determination, it would have been a loss. With the win, Michael had earned a position to contest in the seventh edition. Despite the dangerous special with a chasm and mountainous region, his career did not stop. Instead, he stated that what they have been through is not even close to the beginning and therefore, the Sertoes Team had a long way to go. MEM Team contributed partially in Michael’s Victory by developing for them the T-Rex. In addition to that, Michael Terpins was lucky to receive a carbon free seal of the Green Initiative. The seal was to plant trees in replacement of the carbon dioxide emitted by the vehicle in all his seven races.

Michael Terpins first two previous victories boosted his confidence through the entire editions. Even though the last race was full of erosion, winding roads, and depression, he and his partner were brave enough to battle through. Currently, Michael Terpins is rated as the leader of the Brazilian cross rally championship. He has been in the motor cycle categories until in 2002 when he decided to follow his brother’s footsteps in the car rallies. Prior to that, Michael Terpins had been successful where he made a debut in the motorcycle category. For four years, Michael has been racing alongside his brother as the Sertoes Rally Team. So far, he has achieved nine participations in the Sertoes rally.