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Porsche Catches Fire At New York Auto Show

New York, NY - A Porsche 911 to burst into flames inside the special events hall at the Jacob Javits Center on Thursday.

It burst into flames as workers were setting up the Dub Show area of the New York Auto Show.

“(It was) a small electrical fire underneath the hood of the car,” report Chris Sams, spokesman of the New York International Auto Show, adding that in his 18 years as a spokesman, he had never seen a showroom car go up in flames. “When something like this happens, you want people to respond and respond quickly, and I know that is what happened, and know it was contained.”

According to Porsche, the 911 Turbo — also known as the 993 Turbo — was manufactured from 1993 to 1998. It came in automatic or manual and currently costs around $130-180K.

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