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planemanx15 11-30-2012 12:06 PM

DR650 owners, whats your age?
 
I saw somebody doing this in the GS thread, and was interested about our bikes. I believe I am one of the youngest dr650 owners on this site, just turned 23. Most of my friends ride ducatis or some form of sport/naked bike. They usually try to convince me to sell my dr... That will never happen!

epix1718 11-30-2012 12:17 PM

28. Bought my 1st DR at age 26.

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Kommando 11-30-2012 04:58 PM

I turned 40 this past summer. I've been wanting a DR for several years. I finally added one to the stable last September. I may get a new one, as well as a few other bikes, this year or next. I have to buy a house first though. The 1-car garage at my apartment is getting crowded.

YnotJP? 11-30-2012 05:45 PM

Well, I am 72, got my 2009 in October 2010. After riding mine my son age 33 picked up his 2007.
My DR 650 is in Seattle, I am now in the Philippines. I am in the process of importing it here, something that is not easy.

rhino_adv 11-30-2012 09:52 PM

Im 52 and bought my 2003 in March of 2011 with 4400 miles.

http://i161.photobucket.com/albums/t...ger1/002-4.jpg


Brad

smilin jack 11-30-2012 10:37 PM

DR650se
 
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/200.../100_1532a.JPG

Rode my CB250 Adventure bike 35K before getting the DR. The little Honda twin has 4" of fork travel.

I'm 63 and got my 2006 DR 3 1/2 years ago with 4K miles. It now has 50K miles and still going.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/201.../100_5468a.JPG

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/201.../100_5469a.JPG

Two pictures of 4 old guys riding back from the Pacific Ocean to I-5 in Oregon. Three DR650se and a 650 V-Strom.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/201.../100_5015a.JPG

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/201.../100_4971a.JPG

This is near Crooked River in Central Oregon Spring Break camping/riding with a bunch of old guys.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/59122970/200.../100_2220a.JPG

Central Oregon solo camping near hwy 395 Lake Abert area.

Dave

jafar 12-01-2012 01:19 AM

I'm 51, got my 09 DR650se 2 years ago, I swapped a BMW F650 g/s for the DR & a VL 250 for my daughter.:deal She learned to ride on the VL & has only recently sold it.

toastmuncher 12-01-2012 02:10 AM

39 1/2, just finishing a restoration, exhaust just finished.
http://i302.photobucket.com/albums/n...st001-Copy.jpg

greer 12-01-2012 02:14 AM

50

Sarah

BSamms 12-01-2012 02:18 AM

I'm 29.

dogjaw 12-01-2012 05:30 AM

50; installed an FMF header and Intiminators last night, pumper carb and heated grips today.

BluesCruiser 12-01-2012 06:01 AM

66 and my son (23) and I regularly wrestle to see who gets to ride the DR!:clap

Dave

gjcarving 12-01-2012 06:46 AM

35 here...

VooDooDaddy 12-01-2012 08:46 AM

Turned 42 just a few days ago. Bought my DR650 about three months ago. Also in the garage are:

2011 Ducati Diavel Carbon
2009 Ducati 848 (track-only)
1999 DR350SE
1975 HONDA CB200T

ram1000 12-01-2012 09:18 AM

65 years old here. I am thinking about a more dirt worthy dualsport but I may keep the DR for longer adv rides. It is as good as a 950 KTM on every surface but freeways.
I have the bike completely stripped for painting the frame and I'm going to shorten the travel on the RMZ450 forks and change fork oil to a lighter weight while I put everything back together. The frame will be gloss black hammer tone this time.


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