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The Tomorrowland Speedway has long been a spot for rumors. The attraction has been altered several times in it's history, most recently the course was modified slightly to accommodate the Storybook Circus part of the Fantasyland expansion.
The latest rumor has it possibly being replaced entirely in favor of the Tron Coaster from Shanghai Disneyland.
March 19, 2017: On Episode 123 of the Unofficial Guide's Disney Dish Podcast with Jim Hill, Jim and Len discuss the possibility of the Tron Coaster from Shanghai Disneyland replacing the Tomorrowland Speedway. This would be done for the 50th Anniversary of the park in 2021 and largely be contingent on the success of Tron 3, should it get made.
January 26, 2017: WDWMagic.com user marni1971 has reported that there are several proposals for changing the Tomorrowland Speedway but none of them have been finalized.
- Overhaul and overlay the existing attraction
- Radically alter and overlay the concept but change it.
- Radically alter and overlay the concept but change it as part of a bigger project
- Fully remove the existing attraction for something new
October, 20, 2016: WDWNT.com listed a series of rumors, one of which involves the Tron Lightcycle ride from Shanghai Disneyland being reproduced in Tomorrowland.