Clavey, William


Le Guide de l'Auto, Le Journal de Montreal,,, RPM+, Jalopnik, CBC Radio, Clavey's Corner Inc.


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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. Nissan Pathfinder Rock Creek Edition 2020 : il est temps de passer à un autre appel

    William Clavey


  2. OPINION: We Need Cars More Than Ever  –

    William Clavey

    As an automotive journalist, I’d be lying if I was saying this COVID crisis hasn’t heavily affected my life. The automobile is longer a nuisance. It’s a necessity.

  3. 2020 BMW M550i Is The Perfect COVID-19 Stealth Missile

    William Clavey

    William Clavey was driving the 2020 BMW M550i during the COVID-19 shutdown, and found it to be the perfect stealth missile during very strange times.

  4. Review: 2020 RAM 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel –

    William Clavey

    The 2020 RAM 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel seems like the perfect full-size truck. It’s capable on the beaten path, boasts solid towing capabilities and returns supreme fuel efficiency.

  5. Kia Telluride 2020 : au sommet de son art

    William Clavey


  6. 2020 Kia Telluride Proves How Much Kia Has Grown

    William Clavey

    William Clavey is so impressed by the 2020 Kia Telluride that he wouldn't recommend buying any thing else in the three-row midsize SUV segment.

  7. Review: 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 –

    William Clavey

    Since we doubt you came here to find out if the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 is a great vehicle, we’ll jump straight to conclusion: yes, it rocks. Surprised?

  8. GM devient le premier constructeur automobile dédié à la manufacture d’appareils respiratoires

    William Clavey


  9. 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 Is The Sweet Spot Of Peformance SUVs

    William Clavey

    William Clavey takes the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 for a spin and contemplates if it's better than its arch rival, the BMW X3 M40i.

  10. Review: 2020 Honda CR-V Sport –

    William Clavey

    2020 Honda CR-V Sport: great value proposition, efficiency and one of the best resale values in the business. Alas, not as trouble-free as it once was.

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