Driveclub is indeed going to Japan; check out this full preview of the upcoming Nakasendo track.
Nakasendo is just one of a number of tracks coming in a free game update later this month.
"It's an epic point-to-point drive offering plenty of wide open sections for high speed overtaking and loooong switchbacks where you can get your drift on," Evolution said.
"The car we're driving is new too. It's the awesome Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Centennial Edition, included in the Season Pass and also available as part of an upcoming Expansion Pack."
The video was posted to the Driveclub Facebook page, but GamesHQ ripped it for embedding: