A car was deliberately set alight in Kilwinning in the early hours of this morning. 

The police were called to Blacklands Avenue, at around 2am, following reports of a Toyota GT86 on fire at the address. 

Officers are now appealing for information or witnesses who might have seen something. 

The fire is currently being treated as 'wilful' however, no injuries were reported.

A spokesperson from Police Scotland said: "Officers from Saltcoats CID would like to hear from any witnesses.

"Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference 0258 of 2 November.

"To remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."