FRANKFURT – A decision is close on an agreement that would see DaimlerChrysler AG supply Volkswagen AG with minivans in North America. “We’ve been working on this since January, and I think we will rather soon come to a decision,” Bernd Pischetsrider, CEO of Volkswagen AG, says in an interview. He defines “soon” as this calendar year. VW Microbus too expensive to build. The proposed minivan would be designed by Volkswagen but ride on the architecture of the next-generation ...

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