France, 56, was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Sunday night, Sag Harbor police said in a press release.
TMZ reported that the 55-year-old was pulled over in Sag Harbor, N.Y. and failed a field sobriety test after officers suspected France was intoxicated.
"Upon search of his person, due to a lawful arrest, Mr. France was in possession of oxycodone pills".
France was arrested, held overnight and released after he was arraigned on Monday morning, police said. At 9:30 a.m., he was released on his own recognizance.
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France could not be reached for comment.
NASCAR CEO Brian France was ran into trouble in the Hamptons on Sunday evening, according to TMZ Sports.
And sources tell us ... during the process, France was name-dropping all of the powerful people he knew and even mentioned his relationship with President Donald Trump. He stepped down as CEO so his son Bill France Jr. could take over.
France has been the chairman of NASCAR since 2003.
In a statement to ESPN, the auto racing company said it is aware of the situation and is gathering more information.