Alfa Romeo MiTo and Giulietta get Sportiva trim in the U.K. image

The Alfa Romeo MiTo and the Giulietta are getting the Sportiva trim in the United Kingdom and the additional equipment is worth 1,500 pounds but it only costs 750 pounds.

Alfa Romeo says that the Giulietta Sportiva is based on the current Veloce and the model is adding a leather upholstery, a rear armrest, sport kick plates, oversized Brembo brakes with red calipers and 18-inch alloy wheels finished in dark titanium. The Sportiva trim level is getting equipment worth 3,000 pounds which only costs 1,860 pounds for the Giulietta.

The Alfa Romeo MiTo Sportiva is offered in the United Kingdom with a choice of three engines, the 875cc TwinAir with 85 HP, the 1.4 liter MultiAir with 135 HP and the 1.6 liter JTD with 120 HP. The regular MiTo is getting six engines and the new semi-automatic twin dry-clutch ALFA TCT which can be bought starting at 23,110 pounds for the 1.6 liter JTD version.

The Italian based automaker says that the two models, the MiTo Sportiva and the Giulietta Sportiva receive a black and green theme in the cabin along with a leather wrapped black steering wheel and hand brake, black Alcantara seat upholstery with green stitching. The two models also get the Sportiva badges and the 18-inch Quadrifoglio Verde alloy wheels.