An On Going Build Story.
Doug comes from Broughty
Ferry near Dundee and became interested in building a kit car a few
years back and liked the JBA Falcon from magazine pictures and
He first saw the Falcon in the flesh
at the Scottish Kit Car Show in Edinburgh in 1997. However he
had other boat building projects on the go and a kit car had to
I first met Doug at the last JBA Open
Day on October 3rd 1999. It was his first visit to a
Factory open day. Doug was so impressed with the quality of
the build that could be achieved by the owners and
of the help and information they passed onto him. Two
new Sports were on show that day, Bernard Telford's and Burman
Doug has special thanks to them both,
for their help and encouragement, so much so, that he decided there
and then to place an order for a JBA Falcon Sports. The full
Kit plus various Accessories.
His kit arrived on
11th December 1999. Delivery was arranged by JBA and was
delivered by Bernard Williamson, 151
Southport New Road, Tarleton, Near Preston, Lancashire, PR4
6HX. An enthusiastic Veteran owner and refurbisher, so
he knows how to handle the kit.
Doug's time was taken up in
the intervening period by obtaining a Sierra donor car stripping it
down and refurbishing the parts. He has set a target of 18
months to complete his build and Spring 2001 should see him enjoying
Doug has kindly agreed to
allow me to document his build on these pages as his work
progresses. Supplemented by photos taken by
The first part deals with
the Sierra Donor.
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