Rodrigo Terpins is known Brazilian rally driver and he belongs to the Bull Sertões Rally Team. Not only is he a member here but also a frequent participant in the rally competitions not forgetting the main Brazil rally championships.
In the 22nd edition, Rodrigo Terpins was among the competing team in the T1 prototype category. He and his partner Fabricio Bianchini hit the road for the race together with 38 other competitors. The pair were not discouraged by the difficulties experienced in the race, but instead, they emerged among the top 10, holding the 8th position. According to Rodrigo, this test was more fun for the pair.
In an earlier competition, the pair had participated in the same T1 prototype race and in the hard stage, they managed the 6th place, and 13 overall. The teams did very well in most of the stages, displaying their outstanding driving skills and by the end of the 5 accumulated days, they were at the 3rd position.
What of Michel Terpins?
Rodrigo Terpins is not in the rally competitions alone but also is his brother Michel Terpins. Michel is currently leading the Brazilian Cross Country Rally championship. He has participated in several rally competitions as well and in the 24th edition, Michael and his partner Justo won in the 2nd stage holding position 5 in the overall.
Comparison to the Father.
The popular rally driver, Rodrigo Terpins, has so much in common with his dad, Jack Terpins not to mention his brother Michael Terpins. Though now retired, Jack used to be a basketballer as a youth in the 1960s and 70s. He was also appointed a community leader of basketball due to his dedication to ensuring the interests of young players were considered. Rodrigo even became the president of Hebrew’s sports director in 1991, at the same time volunteering for several positions.
Just like his son, sports was his passion and no wonder he was elected the president of Maccabi World Union, and of the Latin American Jewish Council. His commitment and dedication make Jack Terpins a remembered icon in Hebrew, especially where basketball is concerned. This explains more why Rodrigo Terpins and Michael Terpins has so much passion for the rally, it’s definitely inherited from the father.