Muscat: A Lamborghini supercar worth OMR170,000 was burnt out after a workshop fire in Muscat, officials have confirmed.The yellow sports car, a 2017 model, was destroyed after the fire broke out at Shanfari Automotive in Al Khuwair on Monday morning.
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The Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) quickly brought the fire under control with no reports of casualties.
Sheikh Zakaria bin Said Al Shanfari, managing director, Shanfari Group of Companies, said: “One Lamborghini and some other vehicles caught fire.”
Officials stressed that the fire broke out at the workshop and not in the showroom.
Apart from the Lamborghini, several other vehicles and motorcycles were also stored in the workshop.
Last month, a fire in a commercial building in Al Khuwair had injured three people.
The fire left a number of neighbouring shops damaged, and damaged three vehicles.