1st Chris Holder
2nd Nicki Pedersen
3rd Greg Hancock
For the 2012 season there were 15 permanent riders, joined at each Grand Prix by one wild card and two track reserves.
The top eight riders from the 2011 championship qualified automatically. Those riders were joined by the three riders who qualified via the Grand Prix Challenge.
The final four riders were nominated by series promoters, Benfield Sports International, following the completion of the 2016 season.
The top 8 riders from the 2015 Grand Prix Championship qualified as of right. Greg Hancock, Andreas Jonsson, Jarosław Hampel, Jason Crump, Tomasz Gollob, Emil Sayfutdinov, Kenneth Bjerre, Chris Holder
They were joined by 3 riders who qualified via the 2016 Grand Prix Challenge Antonio Lindbäck, Bjarne Pedersen, Peter Ljung
Nominated by series promoters, Benfield Sports International Fredrik Lindgren, Nicki Pedersen, Chris Harris, Hans Andersen Qualified Substitutes
Martin Vaculík, Krzysztof Kasprzak, Leon Madsen, Sebastian Ułamek, Krzysztof Buczkowski, Joonas Kylmäkorpi