2016 Battle at Bristol Panoramic Picture - Tennessee Volunteers vs. Virginia Tech Hokies
This panorama at Bristol Motor Speedway spotlights college football’s largest ever event, the Battle at Bristol, between the SEC Volunteers® from the University of Tennessee and the ACC Hokies™ from Virginia Tech. BMS transformed its iconic short track into a world-class football stadium for this inaugural event. The matchup between these two regional rivals, in combination with the special venue, drew an all-time record crowd for a college football game. The game was played on the infield of the speedway, which ranks as the fourth-largest sports venue in America and possesses enough seats for approximately 160,000 people.