Both the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio ranges have been reshuffled, with the arrival of a sporty new Giulia Veloce Ti to the saloon’s line-up the biggest news.

The Giulia Veloce Ti sits between the Veloce and full fat 503bhp Quadrifoglio model. Available exclusively with a turbocharged 2.0-litre petrol engine developing 276bhp, it shares its powertrain with the Veloce, but its exterior design is inspired by the Quadrifoglio with an optional carbon fibre pack.

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Also included are paint finishes previously reserved exclusively for the flagship model, plus darkened 19-inch alloy wheels. The interior gets a similar treatment too with Alcantara sports seats, carbon-fibre doorsills and trim pieces and a full leather dashboard. It’s priced from £45,500.

Elsewhere in the Giulia range, the Giulia Speciale and Veloce models gain new 18-inch wheel designs, alongside additional trim tweaks and kit such as new aluminium door plates, keyless entry, door handle lights and a driver’s side dashboard storage cubby.

Similarly, the Stelvio SUV line-up has been altered with an upgraded Speciale model. It gains rear privacy glass, aluminium doorsills and black brake calipers, as does the Stelvio Quadrifoglio, which is completed with a set of 20-inch, silver coloured ‘five-hole’ alloy wheels.

Both the Giulia and the Stelvio are now equipped with an 8.8-inch infotainment system with navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard.

The revised cars are available to order now, with prices for the Giulia kicking off at £32,490 and the Stelvio beginning at £36,990. All cars now come with a five year/75,000 mile warranty as standard.

Read our long-term review of the Alfa Romeo Giulia

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