Rodrigo Terpins Continues The Tradition Of Family Sporting Excellence

The Brazilian rally driver Rodrigo Terpins has finally made the breakthrough his driving skills deserve in the hard-fought world of Brazilian rally driving. The Terpins family is one of the best known in the Brazilian real estate industry and in the sporting sector of what is well-known as one of the top sports nations in the world; family patriarch, Jack Terpins may be one of the global leaders of the Jewish community and a respected real estate investor but he is also known as one of the most iconic basketball players in the history of the country.

Jack terpins instilled in his sons, Rodrigo and Michel a sense of sporting achievement the brothers have continued to seek throughout their lives, including the fact both men have been at the heart of the Brazilian motorsports landscape throughout the 21st-century. Michel Terpins is a popular and successful motorcycle racer and his brother, Rodrigo has shown impressive results as a rally driver; Rodrigo Terpins showed the level of professionalism and work ethic he has developed over the last few years in the longest and most difficult rally held annually in Brazil.

At an impressive distance of more than 2,000 miles traveled in just seven stages, Rodrigo Terpins took his car in the T1 prototype category to the podium and an incredible eighth-place finish in the overall standings. According to, alongside navigator Fabricio Bianchini, Rodgrigo Terpins took to the podium as the representatives of their Bull Sertoes team who were credited by Rodgrigo as being responsible for the successes of this race and their predecessors.

During interviews by Comunique following the completion of one of the world’s most demanding races attended by many of the top teams in Brazil who failed to match the results of that headed by Rodrigo Terpins in car number 326. The tradition of family sporting excellence begun by Jack Terpins is in safe hands with his son Rodgrigo as he heads for the top of the rally driving world.