Quick Facts of Richard Rawlings
- Full NameRichard Rawlings
- Net Worth$20 Million
- Date of Birth1969 /03 /30
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceFort Worth, TX, The USA
- ProfessionEntrepreneur, Media Personality
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourSalt and Pepper
- SpouseMarie Mergele
- Height6 feet 1 inch (1.85m)
- Weight86 Kg
- EducationEastern High School
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Richard Rawlings is one of the prominent multi-professional personalities like Zach Villa. By profession, Rawlings is an auto-mechanic, car builder, cross-country racer, entrepreneur as well as a media personality. He stars on Fast N’Loud reality TV series.
The star climbed up the ladder of success at a very young age. Not to mention, with hard work and dedication Rawlings has gained significant success in his businesses. Along with it, he also amassed a good amount of money.
Who Is Richard Rawlings? (Bio & Wiki)
Richard Ray Rawlings was born on March 30, 1969, in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Likewise, he grew up in a caring and supportive family. However, there is no further information about his parents. Rawlings belongs to the white ethnic group and holds American nationality. In addition, he was born under the birth sign, Aries.
Rawlings attended Eastern High School. As per some sources, his passion for cars started from an early age when his father took him to watch car race shows.
Richard Rawlings’ Professional Life
Richard Rawlings started his career by opening his own printing and advertising company in 1999. Later in 2004, he sold the company and started a Gas Monkey Garage which transported and created automobiles for customers worldwide. Since 2012, it became the focus of the Discovery Channel series Fast N’ Loud.
Furthermore, on 12th May 2015, Rawlings released his first book which is an autobiography, Fast N’ Loud: Bood, Sweat, and Beers. Not only that but Rawlings is also a talented car racer and won the Gumball 3000 and the Bullrun twice. Not to mention, Richard is also the world record holder in the Cannonball Run as he broke the record of 1979.
Is Richard Rawlings Married?
Richard Rawlings is a married man. He married twice with the same person. Richard married his spouse Suzanne Rawlings on 7th August 1999, but they divorced on August 14, 2009, after the ten years of their marriage. Later in 2015, he remarried his ex-wife Suzanne Rawlings and since the couple is living happily.
However, the husband and wife do not share any children from their relationship. Currently, the pair is living happily without facing any rumors of divorce and affairs. As a matter of fact, he previously married Karen K Grams from 1993 to 1994. Besides this, there is no information about their relationship until now.
How Much Is Richard Rawlings’ Net Worth? (Cars & House)
Car mechanic and entrepreneur, Richard Rawlings’ net worth is around $20 million as of 2019. As per the source, he gets around $50,000 per episode from Fast N’ Loud which is close to the earning of Michelle McGee. Likewise, other sources of his income include Gas Monkey Garage, Gas Monkey Bar N Grillin in Dallas. Similarly, he opened its branch at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport in 2014.
Furthermore, Richard’s first car was 74 Mercury Comet which he bought at the age of 14. As of now, he owns Lamborghini Countach which costs $300,00, Ferraris worth around $252,800, Ford Mustang worth around $100,000 and Porsche.
Moreover, Rawlings also owns a home in Dallas, Texas which he bought on 26th June 2015 and the market price of the house is $1.7 million. It consists of private gardens, a swimming pool, and covers the area of 1.46 acres.