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. 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 …

  2. 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 …

  3. 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 …

  4. I'll Always Understand The Acura ILX Better Than Most Of You

    William Clavey

    Even though William Clavey has driven many cars since his original rant on the Acura ILX, his opinion of it hasn't changed, even four years later.

  5. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator Just Smashed The Midsize Truck Segment

    William Clavey

    William Clavey flew all the way to Sacramento, in Calfornia, to drive the all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator. He believes it's now the midsize truck to beat.

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