Richard Rawlings (March 30, 1969 born) is an AMerican TV host known for the Discovery Channel show, Fast N' Loud.
Aside from being a TV host, he is also an entrepreneur, auto mechanic and raccecar driver.
At the age of 14, he purchased his first car - a green 74 Mercury Comet.
He graduated from Eastern Hills High School in Texas.
In 1999, he established Lincoln Press, a printing and advertisement company.
Then, in 2002, he took his first step in the auto business and launched Gas Monkey Garage.
The shop focused on creating and modifying cars to their best potential.
In 2012, he got his own show Fast N' Loud, where the Gas Monkey Garage crew search for ruined bikes and restore them, and sell them for a profit.
He hosted the show with the celebrity mechanic Aaron Kaufman.
In addition to the shop, he opened Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill in 2013.
He gained huge success from the restaurant and launched another branch at Fort worth International Airport.
Two months later, he launched a new establishment of Gas Monkey Live, a venue for live music and entertainment.
Rawlings has also tried his hands in writing.
He published his biography, Fast N' Loud Blood, Sweat, and Beer, on 12 may 2015.
The book received positive review from the readers.