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An American television show (1982-1986) starring David Hasselhoff. KITT, a car with artificial intelligence appears in the original series, a film released in 2008 and a one-season revival of the television series in 2008.

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Is there a definitive list for ALL of KITT's capabilities?

In a practical sense, we know many different cars were used to do different stunts and driving for specific scenes in Knight Rider. In-story, it is also explained that KITT had a lot of standard ...
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Why was KITT afraid of flying?

I overheard a water cooler anecdote between developers. “You know, programmers put too much of their own idiosyncrasies in their software. Remember that car from Knight Rider? The poor A.I. was ...
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In Knight Rider 1982 TV series, did KITT have seat belts?

In Knight Rider, the 1982 TV series, did KITT have seat belts? I don't recall to ever seeing them. Michael never fastened, did he? Sport belts in the pilot "Knight of the Phoenix" don't count.
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Why do Knight Rider and Battlestar Gallactica have similar red lights?

Coincidence? Or did Glen A. Larson just really like the cool effect?
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Is the mobile command center self-aware?

I seem to recall at least one episode of Knight Rider in which the mobile command center (commonly referred to as the "semi") was seen driving itself in a manner similar to how KITT operates in Auto ...
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How could Michael Knight have an evil twin brother?

Circa 1982, in the first episode of Knightrider, the detective is shot in the face, and given plastic surgury and a new identity, "Michael Knight." However, in Season 2, Episode 17, he faces his evil ...
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What's the continuity between the two Knight Rider TV series?

The pilot episode of the 2008 Knight Rider TV series went to great lengths to establish continuity with the original series. For example, the 2008 Michael Knight is the son of the original (...