Michel Terpins: A Rally Driver with a Passion for Speed

About Michel Terpins

Rally driving is considered one of the most dangerous professions. However, more rally drivers are making their debut in this field and earning their way to the top. An excellent example of such rally drivers is Michel Terpins. Born in Brazil, Michel has made his way to the top in a short amount of time since his debut.


As a leader in the Brazilian cross country Rally championship in Prototypes T1, Michel started at the bottom. He first made his debut in this field of work in 2002, where he started off in the motorcycle category. However, Michel later sailed for his brother Rodrigo Terpins in the car category. He has built his name and is now considered a household name in the Brazilian car racing industry.

He is famous for his brilliant piloting with T-Rex. He attributes his victory to his good team work with his navigator Maykel who is from Taubatė. Maykel has years of experience in Sertões Rally and has won four titles.


Both Michel Terpins and his brother Rodrigo Terpins have a passion for speed, and this is what makes them excellent at what they do. Together, the two decided to join forces and form the Bull Sertões Rally team. They have participated in the Brazilian Championship of Cross Country Rally and the Mitsubishi cup. Their team, the Bull Sertões Rally is sponsored by Eventos, Xarla, MEM team and Cintra Advogados and Terpins.

Michel and Rodrigo have become the dynamic duo that is taking the Brazilian rally driving industry by storm. Both brothers continue to be famous due to their advance knowledge in piloting with the T-Rex. It has been four years since Michael Terpins started his rally driving career in the car category and he is already becoming well recognized not only locally but internationally as well.

As he continues training for his next race, Michel Terpins is a reminder that with hard work and determination, every dream is possible. Rally driving may be dangerous for many, but to some, it is a passion and a means of living.