A ship of luxury cars was going from Germany to United State, sank in Atlantic ocean after caught fire. The 22 crew members of the ship were secured through helicopter.
This information was released by Portuguese Navy. Still there is no authentic news why ship caught fire. It is being thought that the cars were electric and contained Li-ion batteries which could be the reason of this fire.
According to CNN news, along with electric cars, there were also Bentleys, Lamborghinis and other luxury cars.
It is being reported that there were 4000 vehicles in the ship which were cost 400,000 dollars. The estimated cost of damaged vehicles is $335 million which will be covered by insurance. It is also being noted that the ship was carrying 2200 ton fuel and 2200 oil other than 18700 ton of cargo.