Worst & Best Knight Rider Episodes/List

Title: Knight Rider
Genre: US Crime
Series: 4
Episodes: 90
Runtime: 48 min
First Transmission: 1982-1986
Channel: NBC

A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil assisted by an artificially intelligent supercar.

 

Episode Rankings

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Full Episode Guide

Key:-
Blue episodes rated above par.
Brown episodes rated below par.

Series One

#1 Knight of the Phoenix (1) (1982) –
A young detective is nearly killed and then has his face altered and identity changed to that of Michael Knight.
#2 Knight of the Phoenix (2) (1982) –
Michael is selected as a crime-fighter.
#3 Deadly Maneuvers (1982) –
Michael investigates a suspicious death at an army base.
#4 Good Day at White Rock (1982) –
Michael and KITT take a vacation but find that the town at which they arrive is being terrorised by a motorcycle gang.
#5 Slammin’ Sammy’s Stunt Show Spectacular (1982) –
Michael joins an auto-daredevil show.
#6 Just My Bill (1982) –
Michael becomes the bodyguard for a state senator. 
#7 Not a Drop to Drink (1982) –
Devon sends Michael to stop a range war over water rights.
#8 No Big Thing (1982) –
Devon lands in a small-town lockup on a misdemeanor.
#9 Trust Doesn’t Rust (1982) –
Michael is assigned to stop KARR, an evil prototype of KITT.
#10 Inside Out (1982) –
Michael takes on the guise of an infamous criminal to infiltrate a highly organized crime ring.
#11 The Final Verdict (1982) –
Michael needs to find a meek accountant to clear a friend of murder.
#12 A Plush Ride (1982) –
Michael infiltrates a driving school for chauffeur-bodyguards to expose an assassin.
#13 Forget Me Not (1982) –
Michael has to prevent the assassination of a Latin American president.
#14 Hearts of Stone (1983) –
Michael infiltrates a ring of gunrunners selling advanced rifles in Central America.
#15 Give Me Liberty… or Give Me Death (1983) –
Michael joins an alternative-fuel race to flush out a saboteur.
#16 The Topaz Connection (1983) –
Michael investigates the murder of a men’s magazine publisher.
#17 A Nice, Indecent Little Town (1983) –
The trail of a counterfeiter leads to a sleepy little village.
#18 Chariot of Gold (1983) –
Michael investigates the mysterious deaths of members of an exclusive club for geniuses.
#19 White Bird (1983) –
Michael tries to prevent a lawyer’s assistant from being framed for conspiracy.
#20 Knight Moves (1983) –
Michael tries to catch hijackers.
#21 Nobody Does It Better (1983) –
Michael tries to discover who’s stealing computer-software secrets.
#22 Short Notice (1983) –
Michael accidentally kills a cycle-gang member, but the only witness insists that he recover her kidnapped child before she will help him.

Series Two

#23 Goliath (1) (1983) –
Michael and KITT battle a KITT-like truck.
#24 Goliath (2) (1983) –
Michael and KITT battle a KITT-like truck.
#25 Brother’s Keeper (1983) –
Michael is planted in a prison to break out an inmate wanted by a terrorist threatening to blow up a city.
#26 Merchants of Death (1983) –
Michael and KITT square off against a futuristic attack helicopter in the hands of mercenaries.
#27 Blind Spot (1983) –
Michael investigates a businessman who’s exploiting illegal aliens.
#28 Return to Cadiz (1983) –
Michael and K.I.T.T. test out K.I.T.T.’s new function which should allow him to drive on water.
#29 K.I.T.T. the Cat (1983) –
Michael tries to catch a Robin Hood-style cat burglar before an obsessed cop does.
#30 Custom K.I.T.T. (1983) –
KITT is the bait in Michael’s plan to trap customized-car thieves.
#31 Soul Survivor (1983) –
A computer whiz cracks KITT’s programming and erases the memory, forcing Michael to battle his own car.
#32 Ring of Fire (1983) –
Michael battles to protect Cajun woman from her vengeful husband in a Louisiana bayou.
#33 Knightmares (1983) –
Michael suffers amnesia from a head injury and reverts to his former identity as policeman Michael Long.
#34 Silent Knight (1983) –
Michael is preparing to attend the Christmas banquet when he encounters a gypsy boy who has witnessed a bank robbery.
#35 A Knight in Shining Armor (1984) –
A killer with a treasure map must find his victim’s estranged daughter to get hold of the treasure.
#36 Diamonds Aren’t a Girl’s Best Friend (1984) –
Michael goes to Mexico to trap a talent agent who’s using beautiful models to smuggle diamonds into the U.S.
#37 White-Line Warriors (1984) –
A string of burglaries coincides with meetings of car club members.
#38 Race For Life (1984) –
Michael races against time to find a gang leader who’s the only compatible donor for a girl transplant patient.
#39 Speed Demons (1984) –
An anonymous letter warns that a killer may strike at a Foundation-sponsored motorcycle race.
#40 Goliath Returns (1) (1984) –
Seeking revenge, Garthe Knight tries to force a showdown between KITT and his new and improved GOLIATH.
#41 Goliath Returns (2) (1984) –
Seeking revenge, Garthe Knight tries to force a showdown between KITT and his new and improved GOLIATH.
#42 A Good Knight’s Work (1984) –
A criminal knows Michael’s identity and wants revenge.
#43 Mouth of the Snake [a.k.a. All That Glitters] (1) (1984) –
Michael investigates the theft of a rocket launcher.
#44 Mouth of the Snake [a.k.a. All That Glitters] (2) (1984) –
Michael investigates the theft of a rocket launcher.
#45 Let It Be Me (1984) –
Posing as a singer in a rock band, Michael investigates the former lead singer’s”accidental” death.
#46 Big Iron (1984) –
Michael and KITT are buried with tons of gravel in a quarry.

Series Three

#47 Knight of the Drones (1) (1984) –
A scientist plans to use robots and drone cars to rob a Federal Reserve Bank.
#48 Knight of the Drones (2) (1984) –
A scientist plans to use robots and drone cars to rob a Federal Reserve Bank.
#49 The Ice Bandits (1984) –
Michael trails diamond thieves to the wine country of Northern California.
#50 Knights of the Fast Lane (1984) –
Michael hopes to flush out a futuristic sports car by challenging its murderous owner to a street race with KITT as the prize.
#51 Halloween Knight (1984) –
Bonnie claims she witnessed a murder and is then plagued by strange happenings.
#52 K.I.T.T. vs. K.A.R.R. (1984) –
The evil Karr returns, seeking to destroy Michael and KITT with a new laser.
#53 The Rotten Apples (1984) –
A ranch owner needs Michael’s help to stop rustlers.
#54 Knight in Disgrace (1984) –
Michael is fired for drug possession, and a crime boss recruits him to steal an electronic key from Devon.
#55 Dead of Knight (1984) –
A young dancer ingests a poison meant for Michael.
#56 Lost Knight (1984) –
An explosion erases KITT car’s memory.
#57 Knight of the Chameleon (1984) –
Michael poses as a mercenary to flush out the Chameleon.
#58 Custom Made Killer (1985) –
An extortionist out to sew up the garment industry hires a hitman with a killer car.
#59 Knight by a Nose (1985) –
The “death” of a Thoroughbred racehorse is staged by its owner.
#60 Junk Yard Dog (1985) –
KITT is nearly destroyed in an acid pit and now Michael is out to get the man responsible.
#61 Buy Out (1985) –
To catch a saboteur, Michael volunteers to drive an armour-plated limousine during a company’s missile-defense demonstration.
#62 Knightlines (1985) –
An international criminal rigs the Government’s space weapons headquarters with explosives.
#63 The Nineteenth Hole (1985) –
Michael enters KITT in a small-town road rally to investigate death threats received by the race’s sponsor.
#64 Knight and Knerd (1985) –
A scientist’s daughter is kidnapped by criminals.
#65 Ten Wheel Trouble (1985) –
Michael helps independent truckers fight a takeover by a ruthless corporation.
#66 Knight in Retreat (1985) –
Michael poses as a space-weapons scientist.
#67 Knight Strike (1985) –
Michael has to find stolen laser rifles.
#68 Circus Knights (1985) –
Michael and KITT join a circus as a daredevil act as someone is forcing it into bankruptcy.

Series Four

#69 Knight of the Juggernaut (1) (1985) –
Michael and K.I.T.T. have to battle “The Juggernaut” — a deadly mobile battering ram.
#70 Knight of the Juggernaut (2) (1985) –
Michael and K.I.T.T. have to battle “The Juggernaut” — a deadly mobile battering ram.
#71 KITTnap (1985) –
A master criminal plots to slow Michael up by trapping K.I.T.T.
#72 Sky Knight (1985) –
Bonnie’s plane is hijacked and the passengers held hostage.
#73 Burial Ground (1985) –
An archaeologist is kidnapped by a man who gets the oil-rich Indian land if no artifacts are found.
#74 The Wrong Crowd (1985) –
Michael contends with a gang of bikers.
#75 Knight Sting (1985) –
A foreign embassy plans to ship a canister of deadly bacteria out of the country.
#76 Many Happy Returns (1985) –
Michael has to find a stolen hi-tech hovercraft prototype.
#77 Knight Racer (1985) –
Someone tries to kill Michael after he qualifies to drive for an independent racing team plagued by a series of “accidents”.
#78 Knight Behind Bars (1985) –
Michael discovers that prison inmates were used to steal security plans for a hotel that is hosting a defense conference.
#79 Knight Song (1985) –
Michael contends with a real-estate developer.
#80 The Scent of Roses (1986) –
Michael resigns from the foundation after a near death experience in order to settle down with his long time love.
#81 Killer K.I.T.T. (1986) –
An electronics genius bent on revenge gains control of KITT’s programming and turns the car on Michael.
#82 Out of the Woods (1986) –
Michael investigates a ruthless lumber company.
#83 Deadly Knightshade (1986) –
The four members of the Curtis trustees are being murdered one by one – Michael investigates.
#84 Redemption of a Champion (1986) –
Michael investigates the murder of a sportswriter who wanted to stop an ex boxing champ from coming out of retirement.
#85 Knight of a Thousand Devils (1986) –
Michael vows to catch the man who killed his CIA buddy. 
#86 Hills of Fire (1986) –
Michael sets out to prove a boy’s innocence when he is framed for arson.
#87 Knight Flight to Freedom (1986) –
Michael is captured while trying to rescue an American political prisoner.
#88 Fright Knight (1986) –
Accidents on a movie set are blamed on a legendary phantom haunting the studio.
#89 Knight of the Rising Sun (1986) –
A powerful Japanese businessman attempts to abduct a boy because he is a direct descendent of the founder of an ancient terrorist cult.
#90 Voo Doo Knight (1986) –
Michael falls under the spell of a voodoo princess.