Wilton Knight's estranged son Garthe has returned from Africa where he had been sentenced to three lifetime imprisonments. Together with his mother Elizabeth (Wilton's fourth wife) he manages to steal the formula to Kitt's Molecular Bonded Shell and applies it to a monster truck he calls Goliath. Garthe then sets out to destroy Michael Knight, the man he feels his father gave everything to that was rightfully his. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
This is the first time KITT is severely damaged in the series after colliding with Goliath. This is also the first time it is mentioned if how KITT indestructible shell is made using a series of chemicals. In the pilot, it was explained as "a finish bonded into the molecular structure of a new substance" and explained that it wasn't metal or fiberglass. See more
When K.I.T.T. scanned Goliath for weaknesses, he could only find one "vulnerable" spot - the hitch pin - that was later attacked with the laser. Yet he was able to use his laser on the rear loading doors on the trailer to weld them shut - how could the laser melt the doors if they were fitted with the secret impregnable material that made Goliath invulnerable? See more
[Reacting to the sight of Goliath on his monitor
It appears to be a large... My goodness, large isn't the word, it's enormous!
Written by Mick Jagger
& Keith Richards
Performed by The Rolling Stones See more