The PSNI say that around 10.30 pm on Monday, 20 February, police received a report of a black Citroen C4 Picasso set on fire while parked in Towerview Crescent.
The window of the vehicle was smashed and a petrol bomb thrown inside.
Two masked males were seen in the area at the time.
District Commander, Superintendent Brian Kee said: “We are treating this incident as a hate crime and would like to hear from anyone who has information that may help our investigation.
“We can be contacted on 101, quoting ref: 1291 200217.”
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