Dave Kunz
Dave Kunz has been an employee of ABC7 for a quarter century, becoming the Eyewitness News Automotive Specialist in February, 2001. In addition to his duties as a photographer and editor, his on-camera work makes ABC7 the only station in Southern California with a dedicated reporter covering automobiles and related topics.

Growing up in the San Fernando Valley, Dave always gravitated toward the Southern California car culture that was all around him. His television career started in an unusual way, however. Dave was offered a "temporary, part-time job" at KABC-TV while in college as a business major. Though business would always be something to fall back on (keeping his family happy), broadcasting was continually calling his name. He went on to a formative career in television, first at KTLA and then back at KABC.

Eventually Dave was able to merge his career in television with his passion for things with wheels, and now gets to experience just about anything that runs on gasoline (or increasingly, clean new cars that don't use any), and bring them to Eyewitness News viewers. He is a member of both the Motor Press Guild and the Society of Automotive Historians. Dave also volunteers as an emcee at local vintage car shows such as the Newport Beach Concours d'Elegance, the Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance and the Art Center Car Classic.

Dave spends his free time with his wife, Suzanne, who helps him keep a small collection of classic cars in (usually) running order.

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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Dave Kunz
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Dave's Stories
1968 Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in 'Bullitt' fetches $3.4M from mystery bidder at auction
Almost any classic Ford Mustang is worth good money these days. But one particular Mustang is worth a fortune, because the late Steve McQueen drove it into movie immortality more than 50 years ago.
Iconic Aston Martin again joining James Bond on the big screen
The iconic Aston Martin, which made its 007 debut with Sean Connery in 1964, is returning to the James Bond franchise.
Plug-in SUVs growing in popularity, variety
Your choice for plug-in vehicles is growing. There are a number of new SUVs available.
Iconic Chevy Suburban gets high-tech makeover
Say goodbye to the Chevy Suburban. Well, more specifically, say goodbye to the current Chevy Suburban. Next summer, an all-new one will hit showrooms.
After a parent's personal tragedy, program teaches teens to drive safely
Teens are taught how to control a skidding car and the dangers of distracted driving at a program now at the Pomona Fairplex.
New Porsche 911: Completely updated, while maintaining traditional look and feel
Porsche has updated some elements of its iconic 911, but is keeping the traditional design that purists love.
Ford sets record with most powerful, most expensive Mustang ever made with 2020 model
Ford has introduced the most powerful Mustang it has ever made, packing 760 supercharged horsepower under its hood.
Mercedes' new 'Baby Benz' offers smaller size, smaller price tag
Mercedes Benz is now offering the smaller, less expensive A-class sedan in the United States, aimed at young urban buyers who don't want to drive something too big.
LA Auto Show draws enthusiastic car fans looking for the latest
Car lovers flocked to the L.A. Auto show to see the latest models hitting the industry.
LA Auto Show: New electric, hybrid cars share center stage with traditional models
As the auto industry continues to turn green, companies are looking for ways to get their greener cars noticed at the Los Angeles Auto Show.