Clavey, William


Le Guide de l'Auto, Le Journal de Montreal


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Formerly a technical writer, William has always aspired of one day becoming an automotive journalist. Fed up of occupying jobs that no longer stimulated him, he opened up a blog and started writing about his passion: cars. Over time, his blog, Clavey’s Corner, grew and became recognized across the country by important people in the industry. Over a period of two years, William Clavey has driven over 100 different cars.

He then started writing for Jalopnik, a controversial American car website, where he became known internationally for his humoristic and censor-free writing style. William currently works full time at Le Guide de l'auto / The Car Guide. He still collaborates to Jalopnik, as well as Le Journal de Montréal. He writes in both English and French.

Recent Articles:

  1. MINI John Cooper Works Countryman 2019 : aussi bien de s'amuser un peu!

    William Clavey

    Le message de MINI est clair avec son dernier VUS à prétentions sportives : si votre vie vous oblige à vous conformer à un véhicule pratique et sécuritaire, aussi bien vous faire un peu de fun! Oui, ce VUS partage sa plate-forme avec les BMW X1 / X2 , sur …

  2. Acura ILX 2019

    William Clavey

    Tout au long de cette capsule, les journalistes automobiles Germain Goyer et William Clavey relèvent les aspects positifs et négatifs de l’ Acura ILX 2019 . Alors que William Clavey semble adorer cette berline, Germain se positionne plutôt contre. Visionnez la vidéo jusqu’à la toute fin pour connaître ses arguments.

  3. 2020 Cadillac CT5: Everything You Need to Know

    William Clavey

    The 2020 Cadillac CT5 will be presented at the New York Auto Show tomorrow, aiming at sneaking its way into the compact luxury sedan segment to compete against serious German, Japanese, Coreen and even Swedish rivals. The CT5 will replace both the ATS and the CTS within Cadillac’s lineup. Last …

  4. Cadillac CT5 2020 : tout ce qu'il faut savoir

    William Clavey

    La Cadillac CT5 2020 sera présentée demain au Salon de New York. Visant à s’infiltrer dans le segment des berlines de luxe compactes, cette nouvelle voiture, désirant s’en prendre à des rivales allemandes, japonaises, coréennes et suédoises, viendra remplacer à la fois la CTS et l’ ATS au sein de …

  5. 2019 Acura ILX: Recycling Done Well

    William Clavey

    For 2019, the Acura ILX gets another facelift. Yes, this car’s been with us since 2012, and yes, it’s still based on the last-generation Honda Civic’s platform. Yet Acura has somehow injected a healthy dose of relevance to its dated subcompact luxury sedan. If anything, this version is its most …

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