American custom car builder Rick Dore is best-known as the co-host of the Discovery Channel’s show, Lords of the Car Hoards. Starting his career in automobiles since the early age, he has basked in tremendous professional success.
Besides his compelling professional career, the New York-native rejoices in equally fantastic personal life, which could be a mystery to most of his fans and followers.
Rick Dore’s Bio: Age
Rick Dore was born in New York. However, other information about his actual date of birth and age remains unrevealed. However, judging by his recent pictures on social media, he looks like he's on his late-60s.
Growing up in his hometown, he later moved to California, where he currently continues his custom car business.
Rick generated passion for the automotive things from his early childhood.
Rick Dore's Career
Subsequently, he began his career as a custom car builder since the 1990s. Rick got influenced by the classic coachbuilders like Figoni & Falaschi, America’s Pioneering Customizers.
Dore continued his love for the automobiles staying in Arizona, where he styled and built an extensive collection of award-winning custom cars. After some time, he started Rick Dore Kustoms in California, after gaining much-needed experience in his time at Arizona.
His Appearances On Tv Shows
Apart from his career as a custom car builder, Rick has even gone ahead and co-hosted reality TV shows like ‘Lords of the Car Hoards’ on Discovery channel. The series’ first episode was aired on 17 March 2014, and its final episode ended on 12 October 2015.
His equally interesting series ‘Rusted developments’ was on air on the same channel in which he co-hosted with his business partner Chuck Palumbo, who happens to be a former WWE superstar wrestler and a hot-rod enthusiast.
What is Rick Dore's Net Worth?
Rick Dore has been honored with top awards for his creative car designs. His astonishing work ethics has redeemed him with the appealing net worth which dwells above $3 million. Plus, his annual salary is expected to cross the figure of $250k.
Serving as a custom car builder for more than 25 years, Dore’s love for the cars has flourished with the time being. As a matter of fact, Rick owns a handful collection of them which includes 1934 Ford Roadster, 1949 Cadillac Sedanette, 1953 Buick Super Riviera, and 1957 Buick The Lavender Persuasion.
Adding more exclusive achievements to his list, Rick Dore has now reimagined a new collection named 1936 Cadillac Shangri-La.
Well, his imagination was turned to reality by Marcel DeLay. It is a beautiful blue car built out of the aluminum body. Rick has driven the car for 500 miles after which he decided to repaint it.
Rick Dore's Contribution To Pine Derby In 2018
On 25 August 2018, Rick volunteered an event that took place which was conducted by the Optimist Club.
The club held its first Pine Derby, which was organized for the children who aspired to build cars with the help of Dore and Jody. The entry cost was $10, which compensated the cost of a race car along with lunch.
On 8 September 2018, Pine Derby took place again and will be held on 22 September 2018 as well.
Meet Rick Dore's wife, Susan!
Rick Dore has a blissful relationship life similar to his intriguing professional career. He is in a happy marriage bond with his beautiful wife, Susan.
Although the precise identity of his wife and the buildup of his married life remains far from known, Rick certainly seems to enjoy a great marriage voyage with his supportive partner.
Rick Dore alongside his wife Susan (Photo: Rick Dore's Facebook)
Back on 24 December 2017, Rick shared a picture with his wife on his Facebook account and wished all his friends and well-wishers a Merry Christmas.
Besides the frequent social media mentions, he and his wife enjoy each other’s company and love to have occasional outing and tours.
Rick Dore's Married Family Life
The resounding couple is also blessed with children. Back on 20 August 2017, Rick Instagrammed the picture of his youngest daughter where she was posing with the family dog. Dore mentioned her as the best little kid in the whole world.
Family man Rick Dore is living a compelling life with his wife and children. Furthermore, the couple seems to cherish every single moment of the joyful togetherness.