Make It Stop: NBC Orders Up Four More Knight Rider Scripts

At this point, we're wondering if NBC is captained by a board of masochists, as news comes down the pipe they've ordered up four more Knight Rider » 10/16/08 1:40pm 10/16/08 1:40pm scripts from the show's writers. Mind you, they're just scripts, not necessarily full episodes...yet. If you've watched the show religiously, you're a sturdier breed of…

First Episode Of New Knight Rider TV Show Online At Hulu...And Right…

Want to see the first episode of the new Knight Rider » 9/18/08 12:45pm 9/18/08 12:45pm TV show a week earlier than it'll air on broadcast television? If so, it's your lucky day — just moments ago it went live on Hulu for the watching. But why go there when we've got the full episode below the jump? We won't spoil anything that hasn't already been…

Shelby GT500KR Road Trip, Chapter IV: Death Valley Car Spy…

It was the Wert-spotting » 8/28/08 2:40pm 8/28/08 2:40pm by reader Nick outside the Shelby HQ gave us an idea for our run through Death Valley yesterday on our . Would the car spies spending the summer months in the Valley of non-Life find the GT500KR with manufacturer plates a compelling enough target to shoot — perhaps thinking it to be some…

Shelby GT500KR Road Trip, Chapter III: Fresh Alien Jerky Is Much Better…

Actually, we realized at some point it was "Alien" brand » 8/27/08 1:28am 8/27/08 1:28am beef jerky, but you know, for like a minute there...we thought we were gonna dig into some extraterrestrial hide. But, we still thought it worthy of a shot. We're almost to Vegas — we'll save any more updates until the morrow. Baker, CA 187.5 Miles 5 Hours,…

Shelby GT500KR Road Trip, Chapter II: What's Your Favorite Beef Jerky?

As one noted member of the auto press guild told me today, "you can't have a Mustang road trip without beef jerky." He's right. I went with the Carne Asade — what about you? Although I pulled over for the jerky, it was nice to give my ass a moment of relief from the pains of the road. The Shelby GT500KR's got a… » 8/26/08 9:54pm 8/26/08 9:54pm

Shelby GT500KR Road Trip, Chapter I: Ready, Set, Buy A Whole Lot Of…

Well, we're about to take off » 8/26/08 5:40pm 8/26/08 5:40pm on our outside of Los Angeles and we decided we needed to stock up on supplies first. We've got what we're bringing for the trip below the jump. Let us know if we forgot anything. Remember, we need to make it through Death Valley — a place we've never been to, but Brenda Priddy says is…

Jalopnik Drives KITT In Woodward Dream Cruise, Pretends We're Michael…

That's right boys n' girls, I'm cruising down Woodward Avenue today in the 2008 Woodward Dream Cruise » 8/16/08 8:45am 8/16/08 8:45am in none other than the Mustang-powered hitting NBC this fall. Unlike most of those used in filming, this isn't a fancy-pantsified Mustang GT. Nope, it's a heavily-modified GT500KR, with light bar and all. I'm not…

Don't Worry, KITT's New Truck Mode Is Microsoft-Approved

We already broke the story on KITT transforming from a GT500KR into a Ford F-150 FX4 pickup truck in the new Knight Rider TV show, but this morning PickupTrucks.com has the scoop on the full story and it's a whopper. Apparently, Exec Producer Gary Scott Thompson and his production team went to Microsoft to help with… » 7/30/08 8:30am 7/30/08 8:30am