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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Dave's Stories
Exotic sports cars being used as everyday means of transportation
Exotic sports cars were more commonly saved for beautiful weekend days, but are now being used routinely by their owners.
2021 pickup trucks offer practicality, innovation, high performance
The best-selling vehicle in the U.S. isn't a four-door sedan, nor even a crossover SUV. It's a pickup truck, the Ford F-Series.
Mid-size sedans presumed to trend behind SUVs in 2021
It might seem like no one's buying sedans these days amid the SUV craze, however, many mid-sized sedans are becoming popular thanks to makeovers.
New electric vehicles on target for 2021 and beyond
The electric vehicles are coming in 2021 and further into the future. One of the most talked about so far? This big beast of an electric pickup truck called Hummer.
Ultra-luxe SUVs pamper both drivers and passengers
Meet the new Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 and Bentley Bentayga, two ultra-luxury models for 2021.
New 2021 minivans offer features like hybrid power, safety technology, family comfort
The sleek new Toyota Sienna minivan is both fun and practical - complete with reclining captain's chairs with extendable footrests. It's one of several new minivan models out in 2021.
New luxurious convertibles ready to hit the road
Luxurious convertibles are ready to hit the roads, pairing up perfectly with Southern California's weather.
Aston Martin adds new DBX SUV model to line of upscale sports cars
It's one of those brand names that's famous worldwide: Aston Martin. Now, that famous brand joins a growing trend among upscale auto brands. The newest Aston model is an SUV. Meet the DBX.
Land Rover brings back off-road Defender model, will compete with Jeep, Bronco
As the pandemic continues, many people are looking for ways to get off the beaten path. A rugged SUV may be just the thing you need.
Nissan revamps Rogue SUV to be more competitive in hot crossover market
For 2021, Nissan has fully revamped its Rogue SUV. It's a wise move, as the compact crossover segment is red hot right now.