Police have ruled the incident as ‘deliberate’ - adding to the growing number of arson attacks in Worksop.
Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue arrived at the scene on Pelham Street in Manton.
Five firefighters, dispatched from Worksop, took half an hour to deal with the incident.
The car was severely damaged and someone was given first aid at the scene.
A joint fire investigation with the police has been carried out.