Ferdinand Piech, iconic figure at Volkswagen, dies at 82

2019-08-26

BERLIN — Ferdinand Piech, grandson of the original designer of the Volkswagen Beetle and a towering figure in modern automotive history, has died, his wife, Ursula Piech, said Monday. Piech’s influence in the industry extended well beyond Volkswagen AG VOW, -0.07%   in Wolfsburg, Germany, the company town that grewRead More →