At 1.40pm on Thursday (27) one crew from Dogsthorpe was called to a fire on Mardale Gardens in Gunthorpe, Peterborough.
Firefighters arrived to find a blue Ford Focus on fire. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to their station by 2.45pm.
The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.