On the occasion said Saif Ali Khan, ''RACE 2 starts where the first installment ends...The difference with this film is that it is an action thriller with universal appeal. The film has a U/A certificate it's something the entire family can watch and enjoy.''
Talking about his character in the film said John Abraham, ''I have always enjoyed playing roles with grey shades and this film is no different. All credit goes to directors Abbas-Mastan I loved the script and knew I had to be part of this film.''
On being asked about her chemistry with Saif, said Deepika Padukone, ''Saif and I have done great films together. Be it LOVE AAJ KAL or COCKTAIL, we share a great comfort with each other and that translates to our chemistry on screen. I hope we share the same success with RACE 2.''
Produced by Tips, RACE 2, starring Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, Anil Kapoor and Ameesha Patel is scheduled to release 25th January, 2013.