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Series 1

  1. Knight of the Phoenix - Pilot
    Michael Long, a policeman, is shot and left for dead. The shot is deflected by a plate in his head, but ruins his face. He is saved and his face reconstructed. He is reluctant, but agrees to use K.I.T.T. to help the Foundation for Law and Government fight criminals who are 'beyond the reach of the law'.
  2. Deadly Maneuvers
    Michael investigates the suspicious traffic death of an Army colonel. He had stumbled onto a scam. Kitt navigates a missile test area at great peril.
  3. Good Day at White Rock
    Michael's tranquil vacation is interrupted by a mototcycle gang preparing to do battle with a rival club.
  4. Slammin' Sammy's Stunt Show Spectacular
    Michael joins an auto-daredevil show whose owners unwittingly took out a second mortgage from a crook who arranges "accidents" so he can take over the business.
  5. Just My Bill
    Michael becomes the bodyguard for a crusading state senator who has stepped on one too many toes.
  6. Not a Drop to Drink
    Devon sends Michael to stop a range war over water rights.
  7. No Big Thing
    Devon lands in a small-town lockup on a misdemeanor, but his predicament becomes deadly after a fellow prisoner is killed by the cops. Devon's the only one who knew the man was in jail. Town name is Lindhurst Flats.
  8. Trust Doesn't Rust
    Michael is assigned to stop Karr, an evil prototype of Kitt programmed to survive at all costs - and now on the loose.
  9. Inside Out
    Michael infiltrates a retired colonel's gang of thieves hoping to catch them red-handed stealing a gold shipment.
  10. The Final Verdict
    A meek accountant can clear a friend of murder if Michael can find him before he's arrested for "creative" bookkeeping.
  11. A Plush Ride
    Michael becomes a student in a driving school for chauffeur- bodyguards to expose an assassin whose targets are a trio of visiting Third World leaders.
  12. Forget Me Not
    Michael's only hope of preventing the assassination of a Latin American president is a girl who knows the plan, but has amnesia.
  13. Hearts of Stone
    Michael infiltrates a ring of gunrunners selling advanced- design rifles in Central America, "Corazon de Piedras".
  14. Give Me Liberty... or Give Me Death
    Someone is sabotaging the cars in an alternative-fuel race, so Michael joins the pack to flush out the saboteur.
  15. The Topaz Connection
    The murder of a men's magazine publisher leads Michael to Las Vegas and an expose the magazine was about to print.
  16. Chariot of Gold
    Michael investigates the mysterious deaths of members of an exclusive club for geniuses (Helius), involved in an archaeological dig.
  17. A Nice Indecent Little Town
    The trail of a counterfeiter leads to a sleepy little village that not only appears to be harboring the criminal he's after but is also under the eye of the CIA. The Hallelujah Press is a cover for this activity. The Alpine Crest Tribune reporter is investigating.
  18. White Bird
    Michael tries to prevent a lawyer's assistant from being framed for conspiracy, but there's a complication; she was Michael's fiancee before his identity change.
  19. Knight Moves
    Michael tries to catch hijackers who are knocking off shipments carried by independent truckers.
  20. Nobody Does It Better
    Michael contends with interference from an overzealous private eye (Gail Edwards) while he tries to discover who's stealing computer-software secrets.
  21. Short Notice
    After Michael unintentionally kills a cycle-gang member, the only witness (Robin Curtis) insists that he recover her kidnapped child before she whill help him.

Series 2

  1. Goliath
    Michael and Kitt battle a Kitt-like truck built by Wilton Knight's ex-wife (Barbara Rush) and son (David Hasselhoff).
  2. Brother's Keeper
    Michael is planted in a prison to break out an inmate wanted by a terrorist threatening to blow up a city. Bomb time is 20th anniversary of wedding to the minute.
  3. Merchants of Death
    There's thunder out of the blue when Michael and Kitt square off against a futuristic attack helicopter in the hands of mercenaries.
  4. Blind Spot
    Michael investigates a businessman (John Milford) who's exploiting illegal aliens. A blind woman is the only witness.
  5. Return to Cadiz
    A scuba diver is looking for Aztec sunken treasure. Kitt hydroplanes. The boat is the Fin Quest.
  6. K.I.T.T. the Cat
    Michael tries to catch a Robin Hood-style cat burglar before an obsessed cop does.
  7. Custom K.I.T.T.
    Kitt is the bait in Michael's plan to trap customized-car thieves. Suspects found at a traveling custom-car show. Subplot - a couple of inept car thieves try to steal Kitt with startling results.
  8. Soul Survivor
    A computer whiz (Brian Robbins) cracks Kitt's programming and erases the memory, forcing Michael to battle his own car. Kitt is 'boxed' for portability in another car.
  9. Ring of Fire
    Michael battles to protect Cajun woman from her vengeful husband in a Louisiana bayou.
  10. Knightmares
    Michael suffers amnesia from a head injury sustained while investigating at a dam and reverts to his former identity as policeman Michael Long.
  11. Silent Knight
    Michael is preparing to attend the Christmas banquet when he encounters a gypsy boy who has witnessed a bank robbery and is sought by the robbers from whom he stole a gold watch.
  12. Knight in Shining Armor
    A killer with a treasure map must find his victim's estranged daughter, who holds the key to the treasure.
  13. Diamonds Aren't a Girl's Best Friend
    Michael heads for Mexico to trap a talent agent who's using beautiful models to smuggle diamonds into the U.S.
  14. White Line Warriors
    Car club members are being blamed for a string of burglaries that coincide with their weekend visits to a coastal community. Subplot - Manny tries to sell a car security system to Michael.
  15. Race for Life
    Michael races the clock to find a gang leader (Mario Marcellino) who's the only compatible donor for a girl needing a life-saving transplant.
  16. Speed Demons
    Michael and Kitt are put on alert when an anonymous letter warns that a killer may strike at a Foundation sponsored motorcycle race.
  17. Goliath Returns
    Seeking revenge against Michael, old nemesis Garthe Knight (also played by Hasselhoff) kidnaps Devon, April and a scientist to force a showdown between Kitt and his new and improved Goliath.
  18. A Good Knight's Work
    Michael is pursued by an international criminal who knows Michael's former identity and wants revenge. A woman who claims her talking teddy bear toy design has been stolen wants Michael to break in and recover it, is in cahoots.
  19. The Mouth of The Snake
    A Government agent, a murdered lawyer's widow and Michael seek connections between an international criminal, a stolen rocket launcher and the code, "Boca Culebra".
  20. Let It Be Me
    Posing as a singer in a rock band, Michael looks for the connection between the former lead singer's "accidental" death and an encoded videotape found in his personal effects.
  21. Big Iron
    While investigating the theft of heavy-duty construction equipment. Michael and Kitt are pushed into a quarry and buried with tons of gravel.

Series 3

  1. Knight of the Drones
    A scientist (Jared Martin) plans to use robots and drone cars to round up criminals to rob a Federal Reserve Bank. Patricia McPherson rejoins the cast as Bonnie.
  2. The Ice Bandits
    Michael trails diamond thieves to the wine country of Northern California where the crooks are using a monastery as a front.
  3. Knights in the Fast Lane
    Michael hopes to flush out a futuristic sports car by challenging its murderous owner (Alan Feinstein) to a street race - with Kitt as the prize.
  4. Halloween Knight
    After Bonnie claims she witnessed a murder, she's plagued by strange happenings designed to scare her out of her new apartment.
  5. K.I.T.T. vs. K.A.R.R.
    Kitt's evil prototype Karr returns, seeking to destroy Michael and Kitt with a new laser stolen from the Foundation.
  6. The Rotten Apples
    A psychologist who bought a ranch to use as a home for troubled city kids needs Michael's help to stop rustlers and keep angry townsfolk from taking her land.
  7. Knight in Disgrace
    Word gets out when Michael is fired for drug possession, and a crime boss (John Considine) recruits him to steal a one-of-a-kind electronic key from Devon.
  8. Dead of Knight
    A young dancer ingests a poison meant for Michael, who races the clock to find the only man with a clue to the antidote.
  9. Lost Knight
    After Michael and Kitt are separated in an explosion that erases the car's memory, Kitt befriends a boy (Jason Bateman) being chased by thieves who think he can identify them.
  10. Knight of the Chameleon
    Michael poses as a mercenary to flush out the Chameleon (Dick Gautier), a master of disguise who stole a prototype jet pack from the Government to sell on the black market.
  11. Custom Made Killer
    An extortionist (James Luisi) out to sew up the garment industry hires a hit man with a killer car to cut his competition. For laughs: Photog and model use Kitt as a model stand.
  12. Knight By A Nose
    The "death" of a Thoroughbred racehorse is staged by its owner (Patrick St.Esprit) to cover gambling debts with the money from the black-market sale of the horse.
  13. Junk Yard Dog
    Michael vows to nail the owner (Ramon Bieri) of a toxic-waste dump when Kitt is nearly destroyed in an acid pit.
  14. Buy Out
    To catch a saboteur, Michael volunteers to drive an armor- plated limousine during a company's missile-defense demonstration.
  15. Knightlines
    An international criminal (Frank Annese) rigs the Government's space weapons headquarters to blow up after construction is completed.
  16. The Nineteenth Hole
    Michael enters Kitt in a small-town road rally to investigate death threats received by the race's sponsor (Wendy Schaal).
  17. Knight & Knerd
    A scientist's daughter (Tawny Moyer) is kidnapped by criminals as part of a scheme to build a hot new weapon.
  18. Ten Wheel Trouble
    Michael takes the wheel of a big rig to help independent truckers fight a takeover by a ruthless corporation.
  19. Knight in Retreat
    Michael poses as a space-weapon scientist to gain access to a club operated by a woman dealing in blackmail and top-secret weapon systems.
  20. Knight Strike
    To find stolen laser rifles, Michael attends a survivalist convention where pistols taken in the same robbery have been sold.
  21. Circus Knights
    Michael and Kitt join a circus as a daredevil act to find out who's trying to force it into bankruptcy.

Series 4

  1. Knight of the Juggernaut
    Michael hopes a street gang can rebuild Kitt in time to prevent a criminal mastermind from stealing a radio-active isotope. Devon is kidnapped and impersonated.
  2. Kittnap
    A group of conspirators trap Kitt in an effort to stop Michael. (subplot-Kitt adopts a dog.)
  3. Sky Knight
    Bonnie's plane is hijacked and the passengers are held hostage by an ex-intelligence agent (Ron O'Neal) who wants money and "political" prisoners set free.
  4. Burial Ground
    An archaeologist excavating an ancient burial ground is kidnapped by a man who gets the oil-rich Indian land if no artifacts are found.
  5. The Wrong Crowd
    Bikers hijack the Foundation's truck and use its advanced computers to go on a crime spree.
  6. Knight Sting
    Bonnie poses as a jetsetter to gain access to a foreign embassy planning to ship a canister of deadly bacteria out of the country.
  7. Many Happy Returns
    Michael races against time to find a stolen hovercraft prototype before a black market arms dealer can ship it out of the country. (Michael's birthday/vacation)
  8. Knight Racer
    Someone tries to kill Michael after he qualifies to drive for an independent racing team plagued by a series of "accidents".
  9. Knight Behind Bars
    Michael discovers that prison inmates were used to steal security plans for a hotel that is hosting a defense conference.
  10. Knight Song
    A childhood friend of RC3's is involved with a blockbusting real-estate developer, who's trying to prevent the opening of a nightclub that could revitalize RC3's old neighborhood.
  11. The Scent of Roses
    After a near-fatal encounter with a criminal mastermind, Michael falls into a deep depression and wants to quit the Foundation. He and Stevie are married.
  12. Killer K.I.T.T.
    An embittered electronics genius gains control of Kitt's programming and turns the car on Michael.
  13. Out of the Woods
    A family logging outfit is unable to sell its timber because the local sawmill is buying pirated timber that was out on national park land.
  14. Deadly Knightshade
    Michael suspects a magician of two murders, but the man has a perfect alibi--he was on stage performing at the time.
  15. Redemption of a Champion
    Former heavyweight champ Ken H. Norton plays a battered boxer who comes out of retirement for a fight that could kill him. Jerry Quarry, who was kayoed by Norton in 1975, and promoter Don King have cameos.
  16. Knight of a Thousand Devils
    A murderous mobster is using a dune-buggy race to cover his escape across the border.
  17. Hills of Fire
    An arsonist who's setting forest fires to cover a major drug deal eludes Michael by escaping over rugged terrain where Kitt can't maneuver. [use SID, a flying robot, destroyed]
  18. Knight Flight to Freedom
    Michael is captured while trying to rescue an American political prisoner (Kip Niven) held in a country in the throes of a coup d'etat.
  19. Fright Knight
    Inexplicable accidents on a movie set are blamed on a legendary phantom haunting Stage 28.
  20. Knight of the Rising Sun
    A powerful Japanese businessman attempts to abduct the adopted son (Rummel Mor) of Devon's friend because the boy is a direct descendent of the founder of an ancient terrorist cult.
  21. Voo Doo Knight
    A self-proclaimed voodoo princess is inducing the members of a recently returned archaeological expedition to commit crimes and then kill themselves.