Michel Terpins is arguably one of the renowned rally drivers in all of Brazil. Together with his partner/ navigator, Mykel Justo, they are part of the Bull Sertoes Rally Team. Recently, they participated in the 25th edition of the Sertoes Rally. As a testament to their prowess, Michel and Mykel managed to clinch victory in two out of three race stages in the Prototypes T1. As such, they were among the top five fastest in the rally, took the lead in the entire category and were in the fourth position with 11.45m23s.
Third Stage of the Rally
The third stage of the rally involved a distance of about 360km from Santa Terezinha de Goias to Aruana. In this stage, Micheland Mykel experienced slight mechanical issues, which forced them to slow down. This mechanical hitch was due to their participation in the marathon stage. Despite their car problems, the pair managed to scoop the fourth position in the Prototypes T1 as well as the 10th position overall.
The 25th Edition of the Sertoes Rally
The 25th edition of the popular Sertoes Rally took place in various states including MatoGrosso do Sul, MatoGrosso, and Goias. The rally hosted about 280 navigators, pilots, and participants from different parts of Brazil and the rest of the world.
About Michel Terpins
Michel Terpins is well-known in the rally circles. He has proven to be a force to reckon with in the Brazilian Cross Country Rally Championship. He joined this sport back in 2002 during the Rally dos Sertoes grid in the motorcycle category. Later on, Michel Terpins served as a navigator for his brother, Rodrigo Terpins, before making his way into driving. For the last four years, he has participated in several key stages of the famous Brazilian Cross Country Rally Championship.
The enthusiasm for off-road and speed led Michel Terpins and his brother, Rodrigo Terpins, to establish the BullSertoes Rally Team. Since then, both brothers have participated in various races such as the Sertoes Rally and the Brazilian Cross Rally Championship for four seasons. The Bull Sertoes Rally Team has several sponsors including Xarla, Eventos, Terpins&Cintra Advogados and Motul and Ohlins.