He tells mid-day that Salman Khan, fighting fit at 52, can well give the younger crop of actors a run for their money, as far as performing stunts is concerned. "It's a dream to direct Salman. He performed all the stunts by himself, refusing to use a body double. We had to shoot a bike chase sequence in the jungles of Thailand, and he insisted on riding the bike himself. The Race franchise is known for its action, and I have attempted to take it to the next level this time around," says D'Souza, whose ambitious Eid release also features Anil Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Bobby Deol, among others.