Daddy Dave is a TV celebrity and street car racer, who shot into fame with the show Street Outlaws on MTV. He is car racing and adventures personified. He has suffered car accidents, serious injuries and what not in his quest for adventure. No wonder he is so popular among the adrenaline pumping crowd who love such car adventures. Viewers of his show and his fans have always wanted to know more about him. Here is more information and facts about Daddy Dave net worth in 2019.
Daddy Dave was born on April 4, 1973 in Shawnee, which is in Oklahoma. His parents Peter and Marge raised him along with his siblings in Shawnee. Dave’s real name is David Comstock.
His father Peter had a Chevrolet impala car which Dave loved since he was a child. He began driving the car from his teenage years. Dave’s passion for cars and driving made him participate in racing with cars.
Dave married Cassie, with whom he had a long relationship, ob March 1, 2013. Cassie is truly devoted to him and has supported him through the accident and recovery in hospital. She wants him to quit this dangerous sport, but she knows in her heart that Dave loves car racing and it is in his blood. The couple share each others pics in social media.
The loving couple has been blessed with two beautiful daughters, who are kept shielded from the media.
Dave made his debut on TV when he appeared in the reality show Pinks. This was in 2009 and although the show did not make him very popular, there was no looking back for him.
What brought the big break in Dave’s career was that he got into the show Street Outlaws which was made by Discovery channel. It was a reality TV show and he got to act with Justin Shearer who is nicknamed Big Chief.
This show was about street racing on cars in the streets of Oklahoma. These races were betted on heavily by punters. There were accidents and fatalities involved.
In 2015 Dave was involved in an accident while driving a pickup GMC Sonoma. At the sped he was driving, his truck rolled over on its sides six times before hitting a wall. He was seriously injured. He suffered serious concussion on his head, shoulder fractures and lung injuries. He was wearing a safety helmet and this saved his life. The vehicle, which cost around $150 thousand, was a total wreck and beyond salvage.
He was unfazed by the accident and the loss. He began customizing another car, an old Chevrolet Nova which he christened Goliath 2.0 which became his dream vehicle. This car has a powerful drag racer engine, Proline 481X and many more performance accessories to make it a very fast car.
Awards & Achievement
Dave has been given the title of King of the Streets. He has more than 1.4 million followers on Facebook. In Twitter, he has more than 50 thousand followers in Twitter.
Net worth of Daddy Dave
Dave has his own car repair shop, called Comstock Auto Service; which specialises in customising cars and upgrading its performance. In addition, he has his own dedicated website for selling accessories and kits for performance cars. His store also sells clothing, garments, gloves, jackets, caps and other accessories. Besides these streams of income, he also earns a salary of $20,000 per episode from his TV shows. Taking into account all these incomes, it is estimated that daddy Dave has a net worth of about $1.3 million.
Daddy Dave, despite his rough and tough image is actually a very down-to-earth humble guy. His passion, skills and ability in the street car racing has kept him ahead of others. Dave earned his title of the King of the Street after winning several races. The title added to his fame and glory and made him the popular icon that he is now.