* Founder of Canadian parts firm in run-off for GM unit * Emigrated from Austria at 21 with $200 and a suitcase * Has passion for soccer, hard work and fast horses By John McCrank and Helen Massy-Beresford TORONTO/PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Magna International chairman Frank Stronach, who left Europe a virtually penniless toolmaker over 50 years ago, will return to fashion a carmaking dynasty if his audacious bid for Germany's Opel comes off. The 76-year-old Magna founder -- a ...
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