Tires go up in smoke

The sun peeks through the smoke as Robert Valencia burns rubber with his pickup truck at the George Geer Memorial Car Show burnoff. Besides the tires, contestants also burned out a clutch and blew up a transmission. Read the story and see more photos on Page 6A. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

The sun peeks through the smoke as Robert Valencia burns rubber with his pickup truck at the George Geer Memorial Car Show burnoff. Besides the tires, contestants also burned out a clutch and blew up a transmission. Read the story and see more photos on Page 6A.