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Rodrigo Terpins Impeccable Racing Skills Lands Him a Top Spot in the 22nd Bull Sertões Race 2017

Rodrigo Terpins is a renowned Brazilian rally driver hailing from the city of Sao Paolo. Rodrigo comes from a family of sporty people as his brother, Michel Terpins, is also an outstanding rally driver while their dad, Jack Terpins, was an accomplished baseball player during his youth days. Given this family history, Rodrigo’s passion for sports was ignited when he was very young and has since become the best at it through years of practice and routine perfection. According to Terra News, for this reason, Rodrigo Terpins was the winner of the 5th Bull Sertões Rally, one of the most enchanting and adventure filled rally championship races in the country.


Rodrigo alongside his brother Michael always take part in Prototype T1 races, and the two have gained much recognition all over Brazil due to their remarkable driving skills and talents. Just recently in August 2017, the two brothers participated in the 22nd Bull Sertões Rally Team, and both managed to garner significant victories for their teams.


The rally competition which can be watched on Vimeo was conducted between 38 drivers who had to drive through 7 points, totaling to 2600 kilometers while navigating over two Brazilian cities. Rodrigo Terpins performed well in the race and was teamed up with Fabricio Manchiana finishing at the 8th position out of the 38 drivers and position ten in team rankings. Michel was partnered up with Sves Von Borries and managed the 5th spot


Besides his racing proficiency, Rodrigo Terpins is a generous individual with a big heart. He loves taking part in charitable ventures to help the less fortunate. For example, he attended the Saude de Alegria Dinner gala whose aim was raise funds for medicine and water. Furthermore, Rodrigo loves nature, and this is why together with his brother they co-founded the carbon seal initiative.


The carbon seal is a great venture which conducts tree planting activities after the Bull Sertões rallies to compensate the carbon releases from the racing vehicles and as such helps to maintain a clean and safe environment. Rodrigo Terpins is also a family man who always ensures that he takes time away from his career to spend with his loved ones.