Also, in this same year, he was the Cross Country Rally runner-up. Terpins duo includes a navigator, Maykel Justo, who originated from Taubaté (SP) and who has 10 years experience in the Sertões Rally curriculum. Terpins can be found at www.twitter.com/michelterpins and www.instagram.com/bullsertoesrallyteam.
With different off-road trajectories, Terpins and his driving partner formed the second prototype in the T1 prototype category on board the T-Rex which was created by the MEM Motorsport for the second consecutive year. Also, this car went through some modifications which made it more competitive and powerful for the edition.
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In summer 2017, Terpins and his driving partner participated in the Bull Sertões Rally Team’s Double Trophy. This was the contest for the 25th edition for the category T1 prototypes. Also, this was the country’s biggest off-road event that ranges from 19 to 26/8 and has over 3,300 km of the roadmap. Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, and Goiás were the three states that were part of the 25-year edition of the Sertões Rally. This race began on August the 20th. Terpins was the pilot, and Justo was the navigator in this Bull Sertões Rally Team. It was set up at the Autodromo Internacional de Goiânia, and the arrival was on 26/8 in Bonito (MS).
Michel Terpins is a Brazilian rally driver who competes in the category Prototypes T1. Making his debut in 2002 in the motorcycle category and being part of a duo since 2015, Terpins participated in a plethora of competitions where he achieved wonderful classifications and several podiums. He also has participated and won runner-up in the 2015 Cross Country Rally and made significant clout in this year’s Bully Sertões Rally Team. And along with rooting for his brother who has been a rally driver for a while now, Terpins show no signs of slowing down anytime soon from this sport.