Well, to his defense, Germany does not go by model year but by the date the vehicle was first registered/plated for traffic.
You'll find the exact date "Tag der ersten Zulassung" in the papers you hopefully got.
2008 XR650L - Ignitech CDI,Clarke 4.7, Oil Cooler,Center Stand, XRs only bash plate, Case savers, Steel braided lines, 650R C/S sprocket, TT Vapor
1985 Honda XLV750R - Ignitech CDI-P2, Wilbers shock/forks.
2008 KLR650E - Ignitech CDI, fully farkled.