Jackasses Destroy a Fleet of FerrarisBrian Ashcraft12/05/11 3:00amFiled to: Culture smashFerrariRidge RacerTopJapan1281EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkOne Sunday about a month ago, I was driving my family to Himeji. It was a drizzly early morning on the Chugoku Expressway, and I just cleared Kobe. To my right, a trio of Lancia Delta Integrales came whizzing by.AdvertisementWithin moments, an Aston Martin zoomed by, being tailed by an Alfa Romeo Alfasud, splashing through the rain.While younger Japanese are less interested in cars, older Japanese still love them—especially foreign cars. Being a gearhead is an "ossan" ("old dude") pursuit, largely because of all the money involved. It wasn't always like that here, with young men, now old, spending all their money and free time on their cars.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.