This McLaren F1 owner decided to take his car out for a spin after 6 long months of storage, but the ensuing trip didn’t go quite as planned. At a stop sign, the engine caught fire, which “spread quickly and consumed the carbon fiber body work.” Continue reading to see the aftermath.

The car was a total loss, valued at $2 million and insured for $3 million, but the financial implications are nothing compared to losing one of these rare gems.

[via Jalopnik]