Rob Hubbard is the Head of Department for Bonhams MPH Motor Cars division in the UK – our specialist auctions for Modern, Popular and Historic motor cars based at Bicester Heritage. An established auctioneer, Rob not only sells Motor Cars and Automobilia, but also conducts auctions for other Bonhams departments and charity functions.
A well-known figure in the motoring world, Rob cut his teeth in the vintage and classic car world while working at the Vintage Sports-Car Club as their Competition Secretary. Since joining Bonhams in 2008, he has achieved many record-breaking results, and handled numerous collections.
Highlights include the ex-Sir Henry Seagrave, 1922 Sunbeam 2-liter Strasbourg Grand Prix Works Racing Car; ex-Jack Perkins 1925 Bugatti Type 35B Grand Prix Two-Seater; 1928 Bentley 4½-Liter Barn Find saloon; ex-Meeson 1924 Vauxhall 30-98 Wensum to mention a few. Although Rob's interests lie mainly in pre-war cars, he has an in-depth knowledge of the Collectors' Motor Car Market and is well respected in this field.
Rob is an active member of the Vintage Sport-Car Club, Veteran Car Club and the Bugatti Owners Club. A regular competitor in trials, hill climbs, rallies and racing in a variety of machinery, Rob's 1924 Vauxhall 30-98 his favorite steed.