When I was a kid, my dream car was KITT. Who wouldn’t want a car that can jump over other cars, drive itself and talk back to you?
A few months from now, I can plop down $270 and bring my childhood dream close to reality with a Knight Rider-themed GPS unit, featuring the voice of KITT, William Daniels.
The Knight Rider-themed GPS unit has voice prompts recorded by the one-and-only William Daniels, the original voice of KITT, and asks cordially “Hello Michael, where do you want to go today?” when powered up. The LCD display is also flanked by a series of red LEDs reminiscent of KITT’s nose-mounted lights.
It’s a cool idea, but I won’t be getting one. I’ve never really had a need for a GPS unit. Although, if it could give an ’04 Civic turbo boost and a molecular bonded shell, I might have to re-think that.