|Lucas Black||Sean Boswell|
|Zachery Ty Bryan||Clay|
|Caroline de Souza Correa||Isabella|
|Lynda Boyd||Ms. Boswell|
|Sonny Chiba||Uncle Kamata|
Sean Boswell always feels like an outsider, but he defines himself through his victories as a street racer. His hobby makes him unpopular with the authorities, so he goes to live with his father in Japan. Once there and even more alienated, he learns about an exciting, but dangerous, new style of the sport. The stakes are high when Sean takes on the local champion and falls for the man's girlfriend.