Hybrid godfather sees bright future

|By:, SA News Editor

Toyota (TM) Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada thinks the hybrids will account for 20% of the the global automobile market relatively soon.

Hybrids currently account for 13%-14% of auto sales.

Uchiyamada headed up the automaker's Project G21 group in the 1990s which created the landmark Prius model.