Frantz was in 1924 and 1926 increased in second on the podium of the Tour. With his victory in 1928 Frantz broke some 100 kilometers to the bicycle frame. The rest of the route he laid back on the lady's bicycle a spectator. He lost 28 minutes, but kept the lead. He is the only driver who has ever worn the yellow jersey from the first to the last stage. Overall, Frantz reached 20 stage victories in the Tour.