The fire was reported at about 9 a.m. in the parking structure under California Kabob and Tony Roma’s Restaurant at Mission Boulevard and Pacific Beach Drive.
The blaze caused fire sprinklers in the garage to go off and the fire was mostly out by the time firefighters arrived. They quickly extinguished the flames.
Damage was limited to the BMW, which firefighters estimateda at between $30,000 and $40,000. No one was injured.
The restaurants were not affected by the fire and were expected to be open for business as usual.