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Marko in coronavirus 'risk group': 'Of course I take everything very seriously'

Aston Martin Red Bull Racing advisor Helmut Marko belongs to one of the 'risk groups' for the coronavirus because of his age. The virus is relatively lethal for people over 70 years of age, and the Austrian is at the age of 76. He says he takes the situation very seriously. COVID-19 is more dangerous for older people. For infected people under 50, 0.3% have died as of today, but for people between 70 and 79 the death rate is 8.0%. Now the Formula 1 season has been paused for the time being, Marko does not have to travel and runs less risk of infection, but the Austrian remains alert with his daily actions. "Of course, at my age, I belong to the risk group too," he tells Austrian...
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