Race will go without Saif Ali Khan because he asking more remuneration for the film. A source reveled that a source close to the development, the bone of contention was a difference of Rs 6 crore. Saif wanted Rs 16 crore as his remuneration but Taurani was ready to pay just Rs 10 crore, plus a percentage profit subject to realisation. Said the source, “They could not arrive at an agreement over the price and now Taurani has decided to go ahead with the film but without Saif.”
“Yes, it’s true, the price Taurani was offering me was too low.” Sais by the the Nawab of Pataudi. But Saif insisted that Taurani had not asked him to opt out and he could still be doing the film. According to the source, Saif could still continue with the Race series despite the fallout of sorts. “Mohit’s film and Race 3 are two different films with different budgets. So, not doing one film may not cost Saif the other,” he said.