This Ferrari F430 had been parked for about 15 minutes when it suddenly burst into flames.

This flaming red Ferrari F430 had been standing in the parking area of a Hooters restaurant in Boca Raton, Florida for about 15 minutes on Friday afternoon when one of the Hooters Girls spotted a tongue of flame licking out from the engine compartment.

Within moments the car had gone up in flames, despite the rapid arrival of the local fire brigade. The state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.