John Abraham to star in Race 2

Some names are dropped from the Race 2sequel and some new names are added to it. The name that requires special mention is stylish John Abraham. Saif Ali Khan will remain in Race 2 but Akshaye Khanna and Katrina Kaif has been dropped.

Race 2 is said to be more exciting and stylish than the original. John Abraham has read the script and liked his part very much. He has given his nod for the film. A source reveals, "John read the script and really liked it. After Dhoom, this is the second script he liked in just one sitting. The character he's playing is not only flamboyant but also has a huge collection of imported cars and bikes. Everyone knows that John is an avid bike rider."

Speaking about his look in the film, a source said, "His look is extremely sexy and sophisticated. The film also has lot of stunts, car chases and some deep-sea diving scenes. They still are location hunting to figure out where to base the film."

When contacted, Ramesh Taurani said, "The script is being finalised and we have only cast Saif and Anil Kapoor till now."

Apart from John, some new actors will be included.