A new sporty trim level has just been added to Alfa Romeo's MiTo and Giulietta ranges. The new trim has been named Sportiva and is released with the aim to deliver customers a car with luxurious sporty looks allied to fuel efficiency and low emissions.

Firstly, Alfa MiTo Sportiva includes the range of technology-packed features of the Distinctive trim. In addition it includes exclusive 18" Quadrifoglio Verde sports alloy wheels, sports kick plates, and Sportiva badges.

The interior of the MiTo Sportiva is in black and green theme with darkened interior headlining, and matte black steering wheel inserts accompanying a black leather steering wheel and handbrake, plus black Alcantara® sport seat upholstery. All is complemented by green stitching.

Secondly, the Alfa Giulietta Sportiva builds on the Veloce trim level by adding oversized red Brembo™ brake callipers mounted inside 18" spoke design alloy wheels with a dark titanium finish.

The practicality and style of this version are now improved by the new sports leather upholstery, the rear armrest with storage compartment and sport kick plates.

The Alfa MiTo Sportiva is available with three engine options: 875cc TB TwinAir 85 hp (63 kW), 1.4 TB MultiAir 135 hp (100 kW) and the 1.6 JTDM-2 120 hp (88 kW).

The Alfa Giulietta Sportiva is available with a choice of six engines including the new twin dry-clutch semi-automatic ALFA TCT.

The starting price of the Alfa MiTo Sportiva is £16 100, while the one of Alfa Giulietta Sportiva is £23110.

Source: Alfa Romeo