This seems an excellent deal for a standard size set from the Start range, which is designed to be easier to use, ideal for Scalextric 1st timers like my son!.It's not mentioned but according to the reviews the cars also have Magnatraction, which helps stop them flying off the track!
Scalextric Start - GT Endurance Set.
Race your way into the world of 1:32 slot racing. Develop your driving skills as you race around the bends at extreme speeds. With a track which is easy to connect and disconnect, rookie racers will have everything they need to have the ultimate racing experience!
Scalextric start- the perfect introduction to the world of 1:32 scale slot racing.
Two hot endurance cars, racing stickers, ultra fast-fit track and skill level control hand controllers included.
8 alternative circuits.
Track length 6.2m.
Suitable for ages 5 years and over.
Space Required 225cm x 225cm
START Features include:
Large track pieces for speedy set up
Super tough cars
Decal sheets for cars
Multiple circuit options
Adjustable skill level hand throttles
Expand your circuit!
You can also get Track Pack extensions to easily extend the layout, similar to the Hornby Track Packs.
Unlike most Argos deals, this has 'previously been sold' for £69.99, so really is a good deal.