From Kraken RC:
Limited supply is coming by the end of July 2023 and accepting Pre-Orders.
NOTE: Also fits the KRAKEN VESLA.5 – https://www.krakenrc.com/vesla-5/
The Sidewinder X5 roll cage is a legend amongst HPI Baja enthusiasts, made famous by Otaka0706. With its striking Shelby racing stripes, it has garnered much attention on the internet. Seen by few and envious by many, the SX5 Sidewinder is an exquisite kit and a sight to behold! With its distinct racing lines and aggressive front-end looks, the SX5 brings True Scale Sand Rail realism to any HPI Baja. Sold as a kit, it leaves you with unlimited imagination and possibilities to make the design truly yours. The Sidewinder X5 is a legend reborn, made possible only by Kraken RC!
Note: Kit comes unpainted with clear Lexan panels with overspray film.
- True scale Sand Rail conversion kit
- Easy and quick roll cage installation
- Direct bolt on to your HPI Baja 5b, 5SC, and 5T
- Heavy-duty clear Lexan panels for unlimited customization
- Super Tough polymer
- Modular cages for easy and fast replacements
What’s in the box:
- 3 Modular Roll Cages* – DuraCage™ Technology
- Heavy Duty Clear Body Kit** – 1.8mm Lexan Panels (Polycarbonate)
- Hardware Kit (not shown)
- Mounting Kit
- Instruction Manual
- Kraken RC Decal Sheet
*Assembly of roll cage is required. Polycarbonate panels require trimming with Lexan scissors and Xacto Knife.
** Lexan panels are covered with overspray protective film.
Compatible Tune Pipes:
- DDM Dominator rear pipe – Cooling tape or pipe wrap is required to avoid melting on the rear skid plate.
- HPI Racing rear-tuned pipe
- Stock Can Muffler
- VRC Pro Side mount (Side) – A side Pipe Bracket for VRC Pro Side Pipes is required (KRC70008)/ DDM part #fd214.
SX-5 kit fits most standard engines, including aftermarket modded ones with any of the pipes listed above. TWIN, RCMAX46 , and SKOPOD engines are not supported due to larger pipe requirements.
Compatible CL1TSK Accessories:
- KRC70002 (Light Rack Kit)
- KRC70004 ( Rear Spoiler Light Rack Kit)
- KRC 70003 (Tire Rack Bracket)
- Note: KRC 70001 (Scale Front Bumper – Not Supported)
Please note that you are purchasing a kit that requires trimming and painting. Pictures on this page are actual project using this kit and is meant for illustration only. HPI Baja and related accessories shown on this page are not included.
DISCLAIMER: HPI Baja is not included and picture above is depicted with optional accessories and painted. Kraken RC is not sponsored or affiliated with any sponsors depicted.