Rodrigo Terpins is a famed Brazilian rally driver and businessmen. He is part of the Terpins racing family and a member of the Bull Sertões Rally Team. His father, Joe Terpins, was a world-class Brazilian basketballer who inspired Rodrigo and his brother Michel to venture into sports. The brother duo is famed for their thrilling and exciting performance in rally events. Rodrigo has had a stunning career marked by several championship victories. He competes in the exciting T1 prototype rally category. The T1 category is a rugged rally affair that occurs in challenging terrain. Participating cars are allowed a certain degree of modifications and enhancements to enable them to cope with the rugged terrain. Together with Fabricio, his co-driver Rodrigo has participated in more than five sertoes rally editions. Check out terpins.com to know more.
Friends, family, and colleagues describe Rodrigo as a determined, dedicated, and persistent sportsman. Giving up is last on his list of some events in his racing career show. His actions during daunting race situations where most people would have given up portray him as a talented racer as well. His cars have malfunctioned or veered off the road severally, but he never gets discouraged. When encountered by these challenging situations, Rodrigo tries his best to get back to the race and finish. Rodrigo Terpins finished 8th in the TI prototype category of the 22nd edition of the Sertoes Rally due to car malfunction. Though there was little to celebrate, Rodrigo was ecstatic that he finished the race. He took the malfunction as a lesson for mechanical improvement. He advises other rally athletes to ensure that their cars are properly serviced before the races. Visit terra.com for more info.
Apart from being a rally sportsman, Rodrigo Terpins is also a successful businessman. He has managed to build a vast business empire in Brazil that adds to his fame. His company T5 Partipacoes is a leading investment firm based in Sao Paulo. Currently, Rodrigo Terpins is a senior director at T5 Partipacoes. Before joining T5 participacoes, Rodrigo worked at Lojas Marisa as an operations manager. Rodrigo was an instrumental figure in the company and contributed in many ways to its success. He schooled at the prestigious Saint Hilaire School in Sao Paulo.