Knight Rider
Knight Rider
Episode 417: Hills of Fire
Air Date February 14, 1986
Written by Jackson Gillis
Director Bob Bralver
Episode guide
Episode 416: Knight of a Thousand Devils
Episode 418: Knight Flight to Freedom

Hills of Fire is the 17th episode of the 4th season of Knight Rider.

Guest Cast

  • Zohra Lampert as Tess Hubbard
  • David Raynr as Darryl
  • Nana Visitor as Sandra Rusk
  • Vernon Wells as Wilson
  • Tom Simcox as Deputy Clark
  • Daniel Zacapa as Manuel Gomez (as Garret Pearson)


Michael and KITT investigate a string of arson fires in a national park, but the arsonist evades capture with an ATV to flee over terrain KITT cannot drive over. Bonnie also creates a special Satellite Infiltration Drone, also known as SID, that can become any object when spying on the enemy.


  • Vernon Wells would go on to play the mutant criminal Ransik who was the main antagonist on Power Rangers Time Force 15 years later.
  • Nana Visitor would go on to play the Bajoran Kira Nerys on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine seven years later.