The footage was caught on camera in Shepherd's Bush as the car was pulled over on Friday August 4.
The incident on the A3220 southbound led to a lane closure and heavy traffic just before 4pm.
It happened between Ariel Way (Westfield) and A402 Shepherd’s Bush Green / A4020 Uxbridge Road (Holland Park Roundabout).
The burnt-out car was left on the hatched markings just before Holland Park Roundabout and all lanes re-opened around 4.30pm.
There were no reported injuries.
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