FIREFIGHTERS and police were called to Batley Lane in Pleasley to deal with a car fire.
Crews from Mansfield and Bolsover attended the incident at about 10.45pm on Thursday night.
On arrival a Ford Mondeo was found well alight and two hose reels were needed to douse the flames.
It took about 25 minutes to put out the blaze.
A spokesman from Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed the vehicle had been reported stolen.
Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.