Who is Dave Kindig?
Dave Kindig is a successful businessman, entrepreneur and car designer, best known to the world for starting his own company, Kindig- It Design in the early ‘90s, and through which he eventually came to prominence only in 2014, starring as himself in the popular reality TV show “Bitchin’ Rides”, and its spin-off series “Beyond Bitchin’ Rides” a year later.
Early Life, Parents, and Education
There is no more information about his early years, even the identity of his parents’ remains unknown in the media, whether he has any siblings or not, and where he was educated. It is known that Dave became interested in cars at an early age, primarily hot rods and NASCAR on the whole; as he got older his love for racing cars only grew, and he started drawing his own car models.
As his dreams of becoming a prominent car designer increased, Dave’s centered around fulfilling his young boy’s dreams. As a result, in the early ‘90s, he started his own company Kindig It-Design, based in Salt Lake City, Utah. With the help of others of like mind, Dave’s company improving and expanded, and he would quickly collaborate with other notable designers and brands. Some of the most notable people who worked with Dave include Carlos Delgado, Kevin Schiele and Valerie Gillies among others.
Rise to Prominence
As the years passed, Dave became more successful, which enabled him to conclude sponsorship deals with Maverick and Cornwall Tools, while he also worked for such automobile industry names as Lotus Corvette, Dodge Viper, Harley Davidson and Lamborghini, among many others. All of this success helped him to get noticed by the producers of the Discovery Channel, and so to launch the reality TV series, “Bitchin’ Rides” in 2014, premiering on sister channel Velocity TV in 2014, and now in its fourth season, actually becoming the most popular production aired on the Velocity, and making Dave a star. As his popularity grew, the TV producers decided to cast him in another reality series, entitled “Beyond Bitchin’ Rides”, which started airing in 2015. Since then, Dave has become one of the most praised car designers and customizers, specializing in hot rod vehicles. He has been seen working on such cars as a ’33 Ford Tudor, an Audi R8 Spyder, then ’57 Chevrolet Corvette, ’69 Chevrolet Camaro, and a ’62 Volkswagen bus, among many others.
— Dave Kindig (@davekindigit) November 30, 2016
Do You Know How Rich Successful Car Designer Dave Kindig Is?
Ever since he was a little boy Dave has been in love with racing cars; he did everything to succeed as a car designer and customizer, and his hard work eventually paid off owning his own company, and becoming a star of the most popular show on Velocity TV. So, have you ever wondered how rich Dave Kindig is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Kindig’s net worth is as high as $2.5 million, an amount earned through his successful dual careers, which has been active since the early ‘90s.
Dave Kindig Awards
His hard work hasn’t just paid off through his wealth, but also awards he brought home from various events. He is the winner of the 2007 GM Design Award- SEMA, then 2012 Master Builder Award- Boise Roadster Show, and the same year winning the Trendsetter Award at Goodguys Rod and Custom event, then in 2013 he was the winner of the Ford Design Excellence Award at SEMA too.
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Do You Know About David’s Personal Life, Marriage, Children?
Dave is a married man – he and wife Charity have been married for more than 25 years. The couple has two children together, a daughter Baylee, and a son Drew, who are both part of the Kindig It Design. His wife is also involved in the company, making it a wholesome family business.
Is Dave Kindig on Social Media?
Dave Kindig can be found on such social media networks as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, through which he has kept in contact with his most loyal fans. His official Facebook page fanbase consists of more than 265,000 followers, with whom he has shared his newest work enterprises, but also some details from his personal life. Dave is also active on Instagram, on which he has over 80,000 followers who enjoy daily posts in regard to his work and personal life, including attending a Utah Jazz basketball game. Dave is also no stranger to Twitter, with around 16,000 followers, and on which he primarily uses to promote his work, such as the announcement of the Lincoln Continental model from 1958.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this successful businessman, car designer, and customizer, then this is a fantastic opportunity for you. You just need to follow links to his official social media pages.