Alfa Giulietta priced from £17k

  • Pricing announced for Alfa's Golf rival
  • Petrols start at £16,995, diesels from £17,895
  • On sale this summer

Alfa Romeo has revealed pricing for its new Giulietta hatchback model that goes on sale in the UK this summer.

The Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf rival is priced from £16,995, while diesel versions start at £17,895. The five-door Focus is priced from £17,945 and the Golf from £15,435. All models except the range-topping Cloverleaf come with start-stop fuel saving technology as standard.

The five-door hatchback will be offered with three petrol engines in 120, 170 and 235bhp outputs, while user-choosers are catered for with two diesels in 1.6-litre 105bhp and 2.0-litre 170bhp guises.

Standard equipment across the range includes air conditioning, electric windows all round, LED front and rear lights and six airbags.

Three trim levels are being offered - Turismo, Lusso and Veloce.