I'm not sure why it says that, but the only commercially available SKUs for Vive kits include the HMD, controllers and base stations. There are no SKUs that have only the HMD and controllers and omitt the base stations. It wouldn't function at all without them, so you'd imagine that there wouldn't be any positive reviews on the product if that was the case!
Arguably, the tracking technology isn't what we generally mean when we talk about motion tracking, but I suppose that's really just semantics. (By that I mean, it's not like a Kinect sensor, or a gesture recognition camera. It requires the actual IR sensors on the HMD and controllers to track positioning.)
Getting off topic.
In any case, yes, the base stations will be included in that kit. Good find on that though, I'll see if we can get them to update it to reduce confusion.
"Welcome to the desert of the real."
If your base station has a Fault 02/03 error or a red light or both, the ONLY solution is to contact our support on vive.com and set up an RMA. There is no user fix for this issue.