It doesn’t get more ’80s than David Hasselhoff. And it doesn’t get any more awesome than his Knight Rider sidekick KITT. And now you’ve got the chance to own the Hoff’s personal, fan-made, full-size, street-legal Knight Industries Two Thousand.
Few automobiles are as famous as its human costars–the Dukes of Hazzard’s General Lee and James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5, come to mind. But KITT was in a totally different realm. It just didn’t have personality. It was a personality.
The Pontiac Firebird was nearly indestructible and had us screaming “Turbo Boost!” in our Superman PJs, but its artificial intelligence system was the star of the show, serving up physics defying feats along with cheesy one-liners.
[wired.com...] Considering the date, I should add this one is for real.