FRANKFURT – There is room for a mid-engined roadster in the market, and such an offering would help freshen the Volkswagen brand, says Volkswagen AG Chairman Bernd Pischetsrieder. Today’s roadster segment is mainly front-wheel drive, with a few rear-drive offerings, and “only one or two with mid-engines,” says Pischetsrieder. VW sees room for Concept R roadster. To fill that gap, VW shows the Concept R roadster here in Frankfurt, a vehicle Pischetsrieder describes ...

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