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FILE - In this May 22, 2014 file photo Chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG Ferdinand Piech and his wife Ursula Piech, member of the board, attend a meeting of Audi in Ingolstadt, Germany. Piech and his wife will step back from their posts as Volkswagen announced on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (Armin Weigel/dpa via AP, File)

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FILE - In this May 22, 2014 file photo Chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG Ferdinand Piech and his wife Ursula Piech, member of the board, attend a meeting of Audi in Ingolstadt, Germany. Piech and his wife will step back from their posts as Volkswagen announced on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (Armin Weigel/dpa via AP, File)

Volkswagen board chairman Piech resigns following clash over CEO Winterkorn

FRANKFURT - Volkswagen says board chairman Ferdinand Piech has resigned.

The announcement Saturday follows a rare public clash between Piech and other board members over the leadership of Europe's biggest automaker.

Piech had said in an interview that he was distancing himself from CEO Martin Winterkorn — only to find opposition from ...

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