Consistency in the sporting world is arguably the most important feature every sportsperson. Rodrigo Terpins is without a doubt one of the most consistent people in the sporting world and more importantly in the car-racing world. As a professional rally driver, he has participated in almost all categories. According to him, the experience in all these levels has shaped his view on competition and more significantly the growth of the racing industry in Brazil. Terpins is now more concerned with the future of racing and mentoring young drivers who have the dream of competing on bigger platforms like him. This responsibility has perfected his view on the racing industry; he hopes that in 2019, more young, and talented drivers will be part of different, high-end competitions.
In his career as a rally driver, Rodrigo Terpins has had different experiences in different seasons. Since his first racing season as a bike racer, Terpins has been on a growth journey. According to him, however, the 2016 season remains his best year because of the following reasons. First, 2016 season was one of the seasons that had bigger challenges in terms of landscapes and his competitors. Second, he had the best results after a long season of working hard. These two reasons according to Terpins make the 2016 season remarkable. He, however, hopes that 2019 will be different and more interesting.
Regardless of the season, he has the following two principles, during and after the competition. First, Michel Terpins is a firm believer that working hard is irreplaceable for better results. Due to this reality, he trains, whether the competition is near or not. Second, he is a team player and working with his partner helps him to foster a working bond. Working together with his navigator according to him has helped them to be on the same level of energy during competition.
Rodrigo Terpins is passionate about the sustainability debate especially in terms of carbon emissions. For the last five years, he has been active in different courses; all aimed at reducing the carbon emission and more importantly using his position to educate the masses the importance of taking care of the environment.