All teams currently qualified for the 2012 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, which includes NASCAR Sprint Cup race winners from 2011 and 2012, NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race winners of the past 10 years and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champions of the past 10 years who are active drivers and have competed in at least one Series event during the 2011 or 2012 season. Also eligible is the 2011 NSPCC winner. If there are no new event winners, the remaining unfilled positions will become available to the car owners ranked highest in the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship Owner point standings as of May 14, 2012, who are not otherwise eligible for this event. Seven (7) members of each team are allowed to compete.
Seven (7) members of each team are allowed to compete.
Teams are seeded for the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Pit Crew Challenge based on the following:
*Seeding will be determined by the 2012 NSCS Car Owner Point Standings through May 14, 2012.
- Seeding will be determined by the 2012 NSCS car owner point standings (through Darlington).
- The top eight (8) teams in NSCS Owner points will receive a bye into the Second Round of the competition.
- The remaining eligible teams will be ranked in order of NSCS Owner points as Seeds No. 9-24 and will compete in a head-to-head format in the First Round of the NASCAR Sprint Pit Crew Challenge.