Get ready for high-speed action with the authentically designed Lionel Penn Flyer Battery Powered Train Set. Lionel is the leader in model train sets, and this comprehensive set epitomizes Lionel's lasting commitment to quality and functionality. This Lionel train set is an optimal starter kit, making it ideal for newer collectors and children alike. It comes with a steam locomotive and a colorful assortment of cars that are easy to connect, as well as a G-gauge track with four straight pieces and 12 straight pieces. The tracks are designed to snap together easily. Once you've assembled the G-gauge train set, simply press the clearly marked buttons on the remote to make the train move back and forth. Even the whistle makes a sound just like a real train. The headlight illuminates, for even greater realism. The set requires six C batteries and two AA batteries; batteries are included, for added convenience.