Reference & Information Specialist at the University of California Berkeley. Areas of interest include automobiles, the automotive industry, transportation studies and general automotive mechanics. Knowledgeable in all automotive related topics such as buying and selling, replacement parts, insurance, car audio, etc. Specializing in passenger car tire research and tire related topics. Strong background and knowledge of tire types, performance, pricing and availability. Extensive familiarity with tire brands and models within all passenger tire performance categories.