THE RUFFIAN, our dynamic and powerful eBike.


Cruise the streets in the style of motorbikes with THE RUFFIAN, our dynamic and powerful eBike. 

Make the streets your stage and be sure to catch the attention of everyone around you! 

Equipped with the power of the strongest BOSCH drive on the market, you can cope with steepest inclines, as well as your daily tours and cruises around the countryside.

A high-performance eBike for real peolpe, who don‘t want to make any compromises when it comes to style and quality, with the added benefit of riding a zero-emissions vehicle!


FRAME Powdercoated Aluminum Frame AI 7020


FORK Ruff Cycles Aluminum Bridges with CrMo Legs

BRAKE Shimano Deore Hydraulic

HANDLE BAR Ruff Cycles Z-Dragbar (CrMo)

HUB NuVinci N330 Nabe with stepless Shifting

DRIVE Bosch Performance CX 250W (75Nm)

WHEELS Double-Wall Aluminum 26“ 65mm

BATTERY Bosch Performance Power Pack 500Wh

TIRES Cruzo Classic 26“ x 3.0“

MAX. SPEED25km/h Pedelec. No license required.
US 20mph / CAN 32km/h

DIMENSIONS 208 x 98 x 78 cm /
6’10” x 3’2″ x 2’7″

SADDLE Leather Cruiser Saddle

WEIGHT 33kg / 73 lbs


Handling & Power For your Excitement

We have carefully yet clearly chosen to get BOSCH as our drive supplier. Only few other companies, stand for German engineering and quality like BOSCH.

The Ruffian is powered by the strongest drive unit by the world market leader in eBike drives BOSCH. With PERFORMANCE LINE CX, BOSCH has defined a completely new riding sensation and provided an exceptional eBiking experience.

With its higher maximum torque output of 75 Nm, the new Performance Line CX offers a clearly noticeable boost in performance. The drive unit also features a more compact housing and a rugged powder coating. Each single component stands for exceptional engineering and legendary quality – BOSCH is simply the benchmark!

Your Ruffian E-bike Vancouver Island Dealer

Ready to serve you with the top quality German manufactured E-Bike powered by Bosch. 

We will provide the top quality sales and service we have provided for years with Classic motorcycle restorations, Trike building and general service and repairs.


Can we carry these on the back of an RV?  Yes two can fit easily. They only weigh 33Kg /73 lbs.

Is a license required? No

What speed can we travel at? US 20mph / CAN 32km/h 

Are spare parts available? Yes Spare parts are available for a minimum of 10 YEARS

What is the battery range?   90KM / 55MI Reach. With its increased range, the new PowerPack 500 is the perfect choice for anyone who wants to ride longer distances. The Battery Management System (BMS) provides the best possible protection against overcharging, under-voltage and short circuiting, while further enhancing the service life of Power Packs. All offer high energy density, exceptional mileage, long service life, low weight and easy handling. 

What is the charge time needed Full charge 3.5 HOURS/ Charging Time – 1.5h for 80% charge

Are there bags available? Yes there are bags available specially made for the bike.

Can I customize the bike?  Yes you can order a custom bike or parts.

Is there a warranty? There is a lifetime warranty on Ruff Cycles custom bike frames. After more than a decade of experience in the bicycle frame business, we are very confident about our products.

Our frames are made for a LIFETIME and we stand by them for a LIFETIME.