Richard Rawling Wife, Age, Net worth, Gas Monkey, Married

Published Date   07th Jan. 2018, 16:37 pm
Richard Rawling Wife, Age, Net worth, Gas Monkey, Married
Quick Info
Birth Name: Richard Rawlings
Date of Birth: 30/03/1969
Age: 55 years old
Nationality: American
Net Worth: Around $15 million

Richard Rawling is an American auto mechanic, entrepreneur, and Television personality, mostly known for the job he had done for the “Discovery” TV show, Fast N’ Loud. Richard Rawling net worth is to be around $15 million. Richard Rawling wife Suzanne and Richard himself made news due to their marriage.What and how? Scroll down to know more!


Richard Rawling was born on March 30, 1969, in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Richard is famous for the reality television, and the proprietor of the Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill and Gas Monkey Live music venues in Dallas, Texas.
Initially, he was featured in national television commercials promoting Dodge vehicles and financing in 2014. Richard current age is 48, as his birth date. Richard Rawling wife Suzanne Rawling at first had certain differences with him. Now, they are living happy married life. Their love story is quite similar to romantic movies.

Early Life

Richard is originally from Texas, the United States.

His father used to work two or three places at a time, just to fulfill his demand of buying toys, toy cars.

He attended Eastern High School for higher education.

Richard used to work as a firefighter, even paramedic, and police officer before age 21. Once he said, he just worked to have his cars.

He began running his printing and advertising company in 1999, after quitting his previous work.


Richard began his career as he engaged himself in Discovery Channel series, Fast N’ Loud in 2012. His series became widely successful. Later he sold his printing and advertising company. He funded the amount on his new venture, “Gas Monkey Garage.”

Richard Rowlings announced Miller Lite, taking one of his favorite Gas Monkey rides on a road trip
Richard Rowlings announced Miller Lite, taking one of his favorite Gas Monkey rides on a road trip

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Richard Gas Monkey Garage, famous rod shop was generated that shipped cars for people around the world. In 2014, he opened the company at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.

The company also opened a live music venue named Gas Monkey Live in October 2014. The site is estimated to be capable of 2500+people. He also published his first book on May 12, 2015. His book, an autobiography was entitled as Fast N’ Loud: Blood, Sweat, and Beers.

Richard is also awesome car racer holder in the Cannonball Run.

He was identified by Jay Leno for his achievement as he had broken the record which was stood since 1979.

Richard covered the 2,811 miles from New York to Los Angeles in 31 Hours, 59 minutes. His average speed of 87.6 miles per hour was pretty incredible.

He was very fond of cars and has great car collections. Richard Rawling net worth therefore is much more for his luxurious life and cars.

Personal Life and Married Life

Richard is a married man, who has married three times. Once with Karen K. Grames and twice with Suzzane Marie Mergele. That’s right, twice!

Why did Richard Rawling remarry his wife Suzanne?

Richard Rawling wife, actually his first ex-wife was Karen K. Grames. He married her in 1993. But their marriage did not last long. Rawlings and Grames divorced barely a year after their marriage.

He then fell in love with his soulmate, Suzanne. On August 7, 1999, he got married to Suzanne Marie Mergele.

However, his day by day instant popularity and business, long term traveling started creating difference between them. The conflicts between them was unresolved and Richard was too busy to handle it.

He accepted that it was getting hard on her specially when he was too busy and out in places where there were many other girls.

Eventually, they got divorced on August 14, 2009. The couple was in relation for ten years.

Richard and Suzanne Rawlings
Richard and Suzanne Rawlings

Despite their divorce, they couldn’t help being in touch with each other. From 2013, they were also spotted together sometimes in public events. Gradually, they might have talked and cleared the problems between them.

Richard then remarried his ex-wife Suzanne Rawling in 2015 after six years of departure in Cabo, Mexico. Why not? After all they never stopped loving each other.

He expressed his happiness on face book saying “It was spur-of-the-moment in Cabo in January. Came down to Cabo to surprise my best friend on his birthday and ended up remarrying my other best friend! GYSOT!!”

Snapshot of Richard and Suzanne Rawling's remarriage
Snapshot of Richard and Suzanne Rawling’s remarriage

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WOW! Isn’t it like a romantic movie story?

Fall in love, get married, have differences, get separated, meet again, develop more strong feelings and end up marrying each other again in a friend’s birthday party.

Since then, the couple has been happily married and are living happy life. It’s really awesome to see them clear the misunderstanding and get back together.

Richard Rawling wife Suzanne must be so happy on her reunion with her love like all of us. Happy Cheers to them!!

Net Worth

Richard Rawling net worth is estimated to be around $15 million. He is a multi-talented person. He is paid $50,000 per episode.

Richard is one of the successful entrepreneurs. His source of income is mostly from his profession. Richard has balanced himself in the various skillful act and earned bulk amount through his successive life.

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