The rise of Michel Terpins in Brazilian rallying has been nothing short of phenomenal having became his racing as a cross-country rider.This was in his early twenties before he became a full professional that was able to ascend to the highest levels of the sport.Having come from a family that highly valued sports it was only natural that he would join one and excel in it. His father is well known in sports in Brazil having been a basketball player who played in the seventy’s and is now a real estate investor and a leader in the Jewish community of Brazil.
His brother and co-founder of the Bull Sertões Rally Team Rodrigo terpins is his brother who has also been very instrumental in the rise of his career.This combination combined with the passion he has for sport is what made him a potential candidate for greatness in sports.His brother was able to convince him to switch from cross-country to rallying where he joined him in the T1 Prototype category that has been very successful for them.The team has now grown to include others who are mostly navigators as both Michel and Rodrigo are pilots in there teams who have exceptional skills in driving. The ability to let each other grow is also what has made the Bull Sertões Rally Team very successful.The team that participated in the 25th edition was led by Michel terpins assisted by the very capable navigator by the name Maykel Justo.This combination was one that brought together two teammates that are exceptional in their different capacities and who have proven track records that helped inspire confidence even among the teams’ sponsors. The team is sponsored by Xarla, 100% Eventos, Bull Sertões and receives support from the MEM team as well as Terpins & Cintra Advogados, Motul and Ohlins.
The ability of the team to attract such quality sponsors is a testament to the exceptional capabilities of the team and it has inspired the team to perform better at every step of the way. The 3300 kilometers will be a new challenge that the team is willing to take on for the 25th edition of the rally.