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Richard Rawlings

pramesh Published On Tue Jun 23 2020   Modified On Mon Aug 10 2020
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Full NameRichard Rawlings
First NameRichard
Last NameRawlings
ProfessionEntrepreneurs
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Birth CityTexas
Birth CountryAmerica
Father NameRay Rawlings
Gender IdentityMale
HoroscopeAries
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseKaterina Deason
SibilingsJohn Rawlings, Daphne Rawlings Kaminski
EducationEastern Hill High School
Height183 cm
Weight82 kg
Networth$20 M
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Date of BirthMarch 30,1969
Age51 years

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    of Richard Rawlings

    What is Richard Rawlings marital status ?Married
    Who is Richard Rawlings married with?Katerina Deason
    What is the height of Richard Rawlings?183 cm
    What is the weight of Richard Rawlings?82 kg

    Who is Richard Rawlings?

    If you are familiar with the show "Fast N Loud" which broadcasts on Discovery Channel, then you might probably know him as the main cast of that show.

    Richard Rawlings is a renowned entrepreneur and media personality who serves as a proprietor of Gas Monkey Garage, Gas monkey Live Music Venue in Texas.

    Why is Richard Rawlings Famous?

    Richard Rawlings is famous for his appearance in a famous TV show "Fast N Loud" on Discovery Channel. 

    Fast N' Loud Show

    He is also famous as the proprietor of Gas Monkey Garage and Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill.

    He is also a famous Instagram celebrity as his Official Instagram account has over 2.3 million followers.

    Richard's Official Instagram account

    Richard Rawlings's Bio, Early Life, & Career

    Richard Rawlings was born on March 30, 1969, in Texas, America, and is currently 51 years old, as of 2020. 

    He holds an American Nationality and belongs to white-American ethnicity. 

    Richard Rawlings

    Growing up, Richard's father, Ray Rawlings, used to take him to the auto shows, which got him interested in cars at an early age. 

    He also has a brother named John Rawlings and a sister Daphne Rawlings Kaminski. 

    Richard completed his high schooling from Eastern Hill High School and interested in cars and automobiles since his childhood and bought his very first car when he was only 14 years old.

    After graduation, Richard started working as a firefighter, paramedic, and law enforcement officer. After quitting that job, he started his car garage, The Gas Monkey Garage, at Dallas, America, in 2002.

    Richard's Gas Monkey Garage

    Later, he joined the Discovery channel's famous show named "Fast N Loud" and started hosting a show called "Garage Rehab" on Discovery Channel, as well.

    He then started Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill in 2013 at Dallas, and a year later, in 2014, he began Gas Monkey Live venue where he played live music. 

    He has also launched a new restaurant Richard Rawlings' Garage, in 2016, but it was closed in March 2019.

    Richard, along with his co-driver, has set a new record by beating the history of 1975 Cannonball Run, where the recorded time for New York to Los Angeles drive was 32 hours and 51 minutes. Richard, along with his co-driver, completed the run in 31 hours and 59 minutes. 

    Likewise, he also has shared that he is interested in opening various outlets of Gas Monkey Garage in the upcoming future.  

    Richard also published his autobiography, "Fast N' Loud: Blood, Sweat, and Beers, in the year 2015 and was also featured in national TV Commercials promoting Dodge vehicles and financing.

    Once, he reportedly had lost a car and had filed a theft report, but Richard's lost Hellcat car was later found parked in an industrial lot, but the car smelled a little bit marijuana inside and also found some interesting bags in his car. 

    Rawlings's is also known for his explosive temper and dealing abilities, there's not a single car that he hasn't modified and profited off! Rawlings also has a very experienced manager Christie Brimberry, who helps her sell the modified cars.

    Rawlings' temper and tireless working habits did cost him his best friend and partner, Aaron Kaufman. In one of the episodes of Fast And Loud, his friend Kaufman, famous as the bearded wonder, went straight to Richard and bailed out of the show. 

    As per Aaron, he loved the show but wanted to do new things on his own, and he was sick of Richard's impossible to meet deadlines, which left customers unhappy as the cars they modify would not be as per the customer's wishes. They would return to the garage as quickly they left the ramp, which discovery's cameras wouldn't show.

    As of now, Richard and Aaron still are in friendly terms, but Richard has said that he'd never talk business with Aaron, ever again.

    Richard Rawlings' Net Worth

    As of2020, Richard Rawlings's estimated net worth is over $20 million. He makes his money from his hit show "Fast N' Loud" and also as the host of a show "Garage Rehab."

    He also earns a tremendous amount of money from his business ventures as he has numerous live music venues, bars, restaurants, etc. 

    Richard Rawlings also has a humongous car collection, which is very natural for a re-modeling businessman. 

    A few of his notable ford cars include fleets like Ford Shelby Mustang GT350 H, Ford Roadster, Ford Fairmont, Ford Mustang 2+2 Fastback, Ford GT Custom Coupe.

    He is equally a chevy lover and owns Chevrolet Impala Custom Hardtop, Pontiac Firebird, etc. Richard is living a luxurious life in his mansion at Dallas, Texas, America. 

    Richard's Cars Collection

    Some of his other cars include a Mercedes-Benz, SL450 Roadster, Dodge Challenger,  Dodge Ram 2500, Chevrolet Fleetline, Chevrolet Fleermaster, 

    Richard Rawlings's Relationship Status

    Richard is currently engaged to Katerina Deason since 2019, and the pair live together in Richard's luxurious Dallas mansion. 

    Richard with his current fiance Katerina Deason

    Recently, Discovery.com also covered news of Rawlings and Katerina's engagement in Quintana Roo, Mexico.

    However, Richard Rawlings was previously married twice before he started seeing Deason. Rawlings and his first wife, Karen K. Grames, were married in 1993, but the pair divorced each-other the same year. 

    Richard's second wife's name is Suzanne Marie Mergele ad the ex-pair was married in 1999, but after living together for ten long years, the former duo divorced each-other in 2009. 

    Then, Richard and Suzanne remained in an on and off kind of relationship for six years, post their divorce, and Richard surprised his fans after he married Suzanne again in 2015. He and Suzanne were attending their common friend's marriage when Richard re-married Suzanne. 

    But, their second shot at each-other failed when they got divorced, once again, in 2019. 

    Richard with his ex-wife Suzanne Marie Mergele

    Richard Rawlings's Statistics, & Measurements

    NameRichard Rawlings
    DOBMarch 30, 1969
    Age51 years
    ProfessionEntrepreneur
    Height183 cm
    Weight82 kgs
    HoroscopeAries

    FAQ's on Richard Rawlings

    Who is the father of Richard Rawlings?

    Richard Rawlings's father's name is Ray Rawlings, with whom he used to visit auto shows.

    What is the net worth of Richard Rawlings?

    Richard Rawlings's estimated net worth is around $20 million, as of 2020.

    Who is the current fiance of Richard Rawlings?

    Richard Rawlings's current fiance's name is Katerina Deason, with whom he got engaged in 2019.

    When did Richard Rawlings launch Gas Monkey Garage?

    Richard Rawlings's launched Gas Monkey Garage in the year 2002 in Dallas.

    When did Richard Rawlings release his first autobiography?

    Richard Rawlings released his first autobiography named "Fast N' Loud" Blood, Sweat, and Beers" in the year 2015.

    What is the height and weight of Richard Rawlings?

    Richard Rawlings's height is 183 cm, and weight is 82 kgs.