Daddy Dave is one of America’s famous car racers. His prowess in racing has seen him win several races. He is best-known thanks to the role he plays in the show Street Outlaws.
Over the years, he has perfected this art of driving in the streets of Oklahoma. In this article, we will bring to your attention his net worth, death rumors, wife, his new car as well as wiki-bio information.
The reality show star had his birthdate on April 4th, 1973. His current age is 45 years. He was born in Oklahoma according to his wiki-bio. He was born to Peter and Marge. His real name, which was given to him at birth is David Dave. The famous racer was brought up together with his brothers.
The reigning ‘King of the Streets’ developed an interest in cars right from the age of 16. He used to drive his parents’ Chevy Impala (1978) then.
Daddy Dave’s professional career as a car racer kicked off in 2009. He got a golden chance to Starr in the reality TV show “Pinks.” This was a springboard to fame.
The major turning point of his career came when he met Justin Shearer. Shearer featured in the popular TV show Street Outlaws on Discovery channel.
The two friends starred together in the reality show. Street Outlaws rate highest among the shows on the Discovery Channel. Viewers get to watch the best street racing cars and racers. They also get a chance to bet money on the car racers.
The TV personality became better with every race he took part in. In 1996, he outsmarted every racer in his 1996 GMC Sonoma S10 pickup. It is this win that gave him the title “King of the Streets.”
Street Outlaws Daddy Dave Net Worth and New Cars
Daddy Dave commands a huge net worth currently. From his appearance on show Street Outlaws, he has gained both fame and fortune. He received a salary of $20,000 for every episode of the reality show. He also earns quite much from his career as a professional car racer.
His net worth was also boosted on 2nd July 2018. The King of the Streets showed his new car, Goliath 2.0 at Tokepa, Kansas. This won him $40,000. Currently, his net worth is estimated to be 900,000 dollars.
Daddy Dave’s new car has become the talk of the town. In 2015, he had a horrific accident in which he lost control and slammed on a wall. Since then, he has been trying to upgrade his 1963 Chevy Nova. Recently, he posted pictures of his new car on his Facebook account. The picture had a caption:
“Game changer boys and girls! If you thought we were fast with the conventional headed 540 and an F1, hide and watch what we gonna do with a PLR 481X and an F3. You’re on notice…….!!!!”
Yes, his new car will just be a game changer in racing. It will be a Proline Powerplant in Goliath2.0.
Street Outlaws Daddy Dave Wife, Girlfriend, Married
Street Outlaws Daddy Dave is married to Cassi Comstock. Cassi was his girlfriend for some time until March 1, 2013. That was when the two got married, and she officially became his wife
They have a ten-year-old daughter. They also have a step-daughter called Shariah.
His wife has always been his greatest supporter since they got married. However, after the accident which nearly caused his death, Cassi wanted him to quit racing.
His wife was the one who always updated fans on the stars’ condition after the accident. She did this mostly via social media.
Street Outlaws Daddy Dave Dead or Alive?
In August 2015, Street Outlaws Daddy Dave was involved in a grisly car accident. The star almost died in a horrific accident. The King of the street lost control of his nitro-powered Chevy Nova at a Texas drag strip.
The car rolled over six times almost causing his death. Fortunately, he never died but suffered a severe concussion and short-term memory.
He was rushed to the nearest hospital. The doctor described his death escape as a miracle. It was from this accident that he got the name, Goliath.
Concerning 2019 updates, Street Outlaws Season 2 is set to premiere on 14th January 2019. It will be on the Discovery Channel. The show will feature last years’ winner Birdman and runner-up Ryan Martin. It will also include other 32 drivers including Daddy Dave.
January 14th is the 2 hour season premiere of NPK! Anyone catch the clip show last night?
The show dubbed No Prep Kings will showcase the country’s fastest racers. They will compete for the monetary prize as well as the ‘No Prep King’ title.